Midsummer, also known as the summer solstice, is the longest day of the year and the shortest night. The date of the summer solstice varies slightly from year to year. Midsummer is celebrated in certain European countries and in parts of North America. This section lists sites that focus on cultural celebrations of the holiday. Midsummer is also a Wiccan holiday. Sites that focus on the religious aspect of the holiday are listed in Society-Religion_and_Spirituality-Pagan-Wicca-Online_Book_of_Shadows-Sabbats-MidSummer-Litha. Midsummer Holidays Society.
Midsummer, also known as St John's Day, is the period of time centred upon the summer solstice, and more specifically the Northern European celebrations that accompany the actual solstice or take place on a day between June 19 and June 25 and the preceding evening. (wikipedia)
- Midsummer The period of time centred upon the summer solstice, and more specifically the Northern...
- Midsomer Murders A British television detective drama that has aired on ITV since 1997.
- As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning A memoir by Laurie Lee, a British poet.
- Chester Midsummer Watch Parade A festival celebrated in Chester, England.
- Midsummer Common An area of common land in central Cambridge, UK. The Cambridge Midsummer Fair held on the common...
- Central European Midsummer Time Central European Midsummer Time is one of the names of UTC+03:00 time zone, 3 hours ahead of...
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A scientific explanation of the summer solstice. Summer Solstice. Includes diagram that shows how the sun moves. Part of the Windows of the Universe series. The Summer Solstice.
- Quizzes, The Summer Solstice - from FamilyEducation.com www
Quizzes, Summer Solstice - from FamilyEducation.com, activities, and information to teach families about the Summer Solstice. The Summer Solstice - from FamilyEducation.com.
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Examines how various religious groups view the summer solstice and how they choose to celebrate it. Summer Solstice Celebrations.
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An article by G. Solstice. de Purucker, from The Four Sacred Seasons, copyright 1979, by Theosophical University Press. Summer Solstice.
- This SummerSolstice2000 www
This page from Mythology's Mything Links opens with an essay on the season by Kathleen Jenks, SummerSolstice2000, Ph.D. The rest of the illustrated page offers carefully annotated links to seasonal lore, rituals, and customs. SummerSolstice2000.
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