It’s All About the Sun

Speaker: Sharon Whitehill

Past or present, far away or close by: we humans are all more alike than we know. Our winter solstice traditions today are a case in point. Then, as now, people honored the return of the sun (personified as a god or a king), celebrated together with feasts, and lit fires to mark the rebirth of light out of darkness and cold.

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