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Happy Floralia

Let the games begin.  Today is the first day of Floralia in the ancient Roman tradition.  The circus games and racing of chariots were popular during the festival that honored the spring Goddess Floria.  There were two nationalized teams that … Continue reading

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Floralia

At last, we have our weekend.  Much of the northern hemisphere is now decked out in beautiful green leaves and there are flowers here and there, as well. So, this is a great time for another Roman holiday, too.  From … Continue reading

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