Candlemas

Vancouver Waldorf School | Candlemas

Candlemas On February 2, many people in the northern hemisphere celebrate the festival of Candlemas. In ancient times, Candlemas marked the end of the Christmas season when the tree was taken down and burned in a bonfire to hareld in longer days. In Ireland, the Celtic goddess Brigit was honoured during this traditional Gaelic festival to mark the beginning of spring. In

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