Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Yule Calebrations In Germanic Neopagan Sects

Yule Calebrations In Germanic Neopagan Sects Cover In Germanic Neopagan sects, Yule is celebrated with gatherings that often involve a meal and gift giving. Further attempts at reconstruction of surviving accounts of historical celebrations are often made, a hallmark being variations of the traditional. Groups such as the Asatru Folk Assembly in the US recognize the celebration as lasting 12 days, beginning on the date of the winter solstice.

Recommended reading (pdf e-books):

Robert Leo Odom - Sunday Sacredness In Roman Paganism
Al Selden Leif - 6 Questions On Wicca And Paganism
William Mansfield Groton - The Christian Eucharist And The Pagan Cults