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The constellation (Zodiac sign) visible at dawn on the day of the Spring Equinox has been regarded as of special significance (currently changing from Pisces to Aquarius due to the 26,000 year precession of the Earth — the advent of "the Age of Aquarius").
The chief holiday for the ancient Hebrews was usually celebrated at the first full moon after the Spring Equinox.
Among all peoples of the world, the most common times for celebration are the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox.
The Chinese Dongzhi ("extreme of winter") Festival is viewed within the Yang and Yin philosophy as a time of returning of positive energy associated with lengthening daylight hours.
Their own king was to be slain so that he could assist Marduk in the spirit world.
But to preserve the king, a criminal was made into a mock king, who was treated as if he was a king until he was slain.
Ashlie and Stephen are cooking for their parents, but there's so much to be done. Amandeep visits the famous Fortnum & Mason department store in London to see the Christmas window displays and discover more about one of the most important aspects of Christmas – shopping!
The pair have to buy presents and Ashlie needs to cook the turkey, roast the potatoes and make the stuffing.
In Germanic & Scandinavian countries a huge log was carried into the house to serve as the foundation for holiday fires.