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December 25 and Paganism

SHAFAQNA - As Christians around the world are already speaking of Christmas, historians and theologians question whether the holiday really celebrates the birth of the so called 'son of god' or the 'sun-god'. Christians around the world…

The Pagan roots of Halloween

SHAFAQNA -Since Halloween itself originated in paganism, it is not surprising that its customs are related to pagan belief. According to the Encyclopaedia Britannica, "In ancient Britain and Ireland, the Celtic Festival of Samhain was observed…