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  1. Turning Year: Do you know when Christmas ends?Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2016 | Thornton le Dale Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. When does Christmas end? It's a bit confusing.

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  2. Three Kings Day: Epiphany season holds special tradition for Hispanic worhipersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Newms360.com

    A few nights into the new year, many Hispanic children leave a shoe under the Christmas tree and hurry off to bed. In the morning, they will wake to find the shoes filled with small treats, like candy, dolls or even money.

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  3. Hispanic Community Celebrates Three Wise Men DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KHGI

    "The Rosca de Reyes is a traditional pastry that people eat on January 6th," says Francisco Garcia from Azteca Market. It's a day that celebrates the Three Wise Men who traveled in search of the newborn King.

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  4. And so the season of madness begins again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | B.rox

    Everybody's heard of the Twelve Days of Christmas, but few people in 21st-century America know that these are the twelve days after Christmas, ending with Epiphany, also known as Little Christmas or Three Kings Day or Twelfthtide. Increasing commercialization puts all the emphasis on the shopping season beforehand; when Christmas rolls around, many people have had their fill of holiday spirit.

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  5. What you need to know about Twelfth NightRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Once a great celebration, it's now mainly remembered as the date when you're supposed to take your decorations down.

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  6. Epiphany And Non-Religious LivingRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Wash Park Prophet

    In modern iconography, we represent epiphanies with light bulbs in thought bubbles over people's heads. Epiphany is the first day of the third liturgical season of the year.

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  7. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | This is Lincolnshire

    There's even a chance of a goblin invasion if tradition isn't adhered t by the time you go to bed tonight. One piece of advice is simple - it's so unlucky NOT to take the decs down on Twelfth Night that you should just leave them up ALL YEAR!.

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  8. What exactly is Twelfth Night - and when should I take my decorations down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Sheffield Star

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Tonight is Twelfth Night, which falls on January 5, as it is traditionally the night before the Twelfth Day of Christmas.

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  9. When and what is Twelfth Night?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Selkirk Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Twelfth Night falls on January 5 - the night before the 12th Day of Christmas .

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  10. When should you take your Christmas decorations down?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Dewsbury Today

    With New Year over and the prospect of returning to work looming heavily over our heads, eyes are turning to the Christmas trees in the corner. Once a big celebration on January 5, this has been the traditional time for taking down Christmas decorations since Victorian times.

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  11. A gift epiphany for Three Kings' DayRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Smithville Herald

    Although many people are ready to take down their trees and pack away their holiday decorations once December 25 has come and gone, millions of people wait to remove such decorations until the Epiphany, which occurs on January 6 each year. The Epiphany, also referred to as Three Kings' Day, celebrates the day the Three Magi visited the baby Jesus and presented Him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

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  12. Friday Ramble - WinterRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | Beyond the Fields We Know

    ... between Oct. 10 and 16. For the Celts, winter began at Samhain (October 31) or All Hallows (November 1) and ended on Imbolc or Candlemas (February 1 or 2) when springtime arrived. Wherever it hails from, the common word for the longest and coldest ...

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  13. Finding My ReligionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... is the month in the Jewish calendar that often occurs simultaneously with December. The pre-Christian Irish Feast of Imbolc, held on February 1st, was transformed into St. Brigid's Day--who became Ireland's second patron saint. Easter, commemorating ...

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  14. Michaelmas a day for gooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Tomorrow is Michaelmas Day, which is one of the four traditional English quarter days on which rents were due and conflicts resolved. In England, Wales and Ireland the three other quarter days are Lady Day , Midsummer Day and Christmas Day.

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  15. Were the ancient Irish the first to record an ECLIPSE?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... that the position of the cairn means it is lit up by the sun in the mornings of ancient Celtic festivals, Samhain and Imbolc, which fall on the first week of November and the last week of February. The duo also say Cairn L is illuminated by the full ...

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