Tag Archives: Saturnalia

Happy New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a big deal for people around the World.  It’s a much bigger deal than the actual New Year’s Day holiday.  Aside from each nations’ national day, vast sums of money are spent on fireworks displays and … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice

Depending upon where you live, today is the beginning of the coldest season or the start of the hottest time of year. It’s also the reason for the seasonal celebrations of our culture. The December solstice marks the shortest day … Continue reading

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Have A Jolly Saturnalia

The past few years, there’s been a big kerfuffle and  fuss about some sort of “war on Christmas”. The war appears to have been conjured up by disgruntled media celebrities.  After studying the so called armed conflict, I’ve never seen … Continue reading

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Saturnalia

Ah, it’s Saturday, I can’t think of a better day to think of Saturn and Saturnalia.  Especially since both events happen to fall on the same day this year.  Woo Hoo!  Why shouldn’t Saturnalia be praised? The festival celebrates the … Continue reading

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