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Moons and minor planets

Attentive visitors to this blog may already have spotted that I’ve added a new page giving a calendar of days sacred to deities (as opposed to heroes*). Most of these dates will be familiar to those conversant with the ancient … Continue reading

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Rosmerta, a week before the Kalends

The Kalends of each month (i.e. the first day) is sacred to Juno, the Ides (around the middle) to Jupiter. The Nones (in the first quarter of the month) is not sacred to a particular deity as such, though the … Continue reading

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