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INDEX: Midsummer/Summer Solstice

Author: Witchvox Central
Posted: January 27th. 1997
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June 21st
also known as: Litha, Feill-Sheathain, Jani, Alban Hefin, Juhannus, Midsommarafton, Saint John's Eve.

"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you." -- Maori proverb




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