Tag Archives: Pagan

THE LEGEND OF STINGY JACK

A TALE FOR ALL HALLOWS EVE…. One of most well-known traditions associated with Halloween, is the carving of pumpkin lanterns. Less well-known, however, is that this most common of Halloween crafts, has its roots firmly embedded in ancient Irish folklore.

NO MORE THE FOOL….

April 1st. The tradition of playing pranks and practical jokes on this day may have originated from the celebrations of spring at the equinox on March 21st. Another version is that it appeared in France in 1564, after the introduction

THE CULT OF CHRISTMAS….

Early Christians recruited Roman pagans by associating Christmas with the Saturnalia, which may have led to worshippers of the Asheira cult and its offshoots, being recruited by the same Church who sanctioned “Christmas Trees”. Pagans worshipped trees of the forest,