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Walpurgisnacht

I won’t be calling it Walpurgisnacht next year. In its modern incarnation its origins are Christian. Like Halloween, there’s a lot of devilry, but look closely and you’ll spot the witches on top of the bonfires, not dancing around them. 656 more words

Witchcraft

Even though it’s April 1st this is not a joke blog post. Alien Noise really is giving away something for nothing on April 30th, Walpurgisnacht. Giving away a lot! 303 more words

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Walpurgisnacht Competition

April 30th was a significant date in the calendar for northern European witches, mainly in Germany and Holland. On Walpurgisnacht witches would be drawn to the summit of the Brocken, the highest peak in the Harz mountains. 171 more words

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Costume Notes: Walpurgisnacht

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Completed: July 2017

Hours Spent: 200+

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