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Winter Solstice 2019 Is Saturday, December 21 — 11:19 PM Eastern In New Hampshire.

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Welcome Yule!

MY Favorite Day of the Year.

Days start to get Longer.

The Winter Solstice, the SHORTEST DAY of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

Evenings have ALREADY started to get longer — as of December 12, 2019!

It is sunrise that continues to be tardy.

Notice that sunrise does NOT get earlier following the Solstice!

If anything it continues to get later and later.

It is LATER SUNSETS that are making the daylight longer.

Sunrise does not start getting earlier until January.

Welcome Yule!


In the spirit of Revels I give YOU, in peace,
Dona Nobis Pacem‘ (Grant us peace)
for the Winter Solstice.


Related Posts:
Check Category ‘Holidays.
Search on ‘Solstice’.


by Anura Guruge

Winter Solstice 2018 Is Friday, December 21 — 5:23 PM Eastern In New Hampshire.

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Base table from ‘timeanddate.com’ — where else.


Welcome Yule!

The Winter Solstice, the SHORTEST DAY of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

As I had told you evenings have ALREADY started to get longer — as of December 17, 2018.

It is sunrise that continues to be tardy.

Notice that sunrise does NOT get earlier following the Solstice!

If anything it continues to get later and later.

It is LATER SUNSETS that are making the daylight longer.

Sunrise does not start getting earlier until January 18, 2019.

Welcome Yule!


Related Posts:
++++ Check Category ‘Holidays’ for other related posts >>>>
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Search on ‘Solstice’ >>>>


by Anura Guruge

Winter Solstice 2017 Is Thursday, December 21 — 11:28 AM Eastern In New Hampshire.

by Anura Guruge



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Base table from ‘timeanddate.com’ — where else.


Welcome Yule!

The Winter Solstice, the SHORTEST DAY of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

As I had told you evenings have ALREADY started to get longer — as of December 12, 2017.

It is sunrise that continues to be tardy.

Notice that sunrise does NOT get earlier following the Solstice!

If anything it continues to get later and later.

It is LATER SUNSETS that are making the daylight longer.

Sunrise does not start getting earlier until January 7, 2018.

Just for the record, compared to the 2016 Solstice, which was also on December 21, we have 3 extra seconds of DAYLIGHT. Wow. Rejoice.

Welcome Yule!


Related Posts:
++++ Check Category ‘Holidays’ for other related posts >>>>
>>>>
Search on ‘Solstice’ >>>>


by Anura Guruge

Happy Yule! Winter Solstice 2016 Is Wednesday, December 21 — 5:44 Eastern In New Hampshire.

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My FAVORITE day of the year.

I sulk during the Summer Solstice — because I understand, appreciate and live by what it all means.

As of the Summer Solstice days start getting SHORTER, immediately, until the Winter Solstice.

But, as of the Winter Solstice, tomorrow, days start getting LONGER. Rejoice.

So, may I be the first to wish you a Very Merry Winter Solstice.

Welcome Yule!


Related Posts:
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Tonight Is The 2015 Winter Solstice — Tomorrow THE SHORTEST DAY. Winter Is Retreating.

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Related posts:
>> Winter Solstice 2015.
>> Summer Solstice 2015.
>> Winter Solstice 2014.
>> Summer Solstice 2014.
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Summer Solstice 2013
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>> Google Solstice Doodles.
>> 2013 Winter Solstice.
>> 2013 Shortest Day.
>> Winter Solstice 2012.

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My FAVORITE DAY of the Year!

Rejoice! Revel!

Days start getting LONGER.

We turn the corner, Summer is on THE WAY.

Welcome YULE.

The Winter Solstice is tonight for us in New England.
11:49 pm.
IF you are TRULY ‘in-tune’ YOU will feel IT.
The slight ‘jolt’ as the Earth turns the corner.

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To celebrate, I give YOU, “Jethro Tull”
‘Songs from the Wood’ — very pagan.

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Click to access YouTube video. Enjoy.


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 Also ‘Global Orgasm Day For Peace’.


For the ‘Winter Solstice 2015‘ I SHARE with YOU,
as we always do at the annual ‘Christmas Revels
Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace).

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Click for a 1:56 minute YouTube video of this HAUNTING traditional song, in Latin.


Welcome Yule! 

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