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#demeter #holidays #templers
Holidays & Days of Note for September 14, 2013
* Yom Kippur (Judaism) Started yesterday at Sunset.
* The Exaltation of the Holy and Life-giving Cross (Eastern Orthodox Church)
* The Feast of Lights (Ancient Egypt) Fires were left burning all night before images of the Gods and the tombs of the dead.
* Secret rites of Goddess Demeter start (Ancient Greece)
* National Cream-filled Donut Day. (U.S.)
* And in 1306 King Phillip IV of France draws up the orders to arrest the Templers, resulting in a lot of history, some of which may actually have happened.