The Thinning of The Veil and Other Interesting Halloween Facts | HowCurious? Ltd

The Thinning of The Veil and Other Interesting Halloween Facts

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We must not forget the true meaning of Halloween, so here are 10 interesting facts about this spooky time of year.
Lammas: All That Dies Shall Be Reborn | HowCurious? Ltd

Lammas: All That Dies Shall Be Reborn

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Lammas celebrates the Grain Harvest and traditionally was when the first harvest came in and loaves were put on people's tables.
The Summer Solstice: Harnessing The Power of The Sun | HowCurious? Ltd

The Summer Solstice: Harnessing The Power of The Sun

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Today it's a beautiful day for some sun worship, and what better day to do it on, than the Summer Solstice. It's the longest day of the year, and marks the official start of summer in the Northern Hemisphere.
Cat's in the Cradle and the Silver Spoon | HowCurious? Ltd

Cat's in the Cradle and the Silver Spoon

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The celebration of fatherhood dates back to Catholic Europe in the Middle Ages, and was celebrated on 19th March; Saint Joseph's Day.
Rites and Sacrifices, The Dark Ancient Traditions of Valentine's Day | HowCurious? Ltd

Rites and Sacrifices, The Dark Ancient Traditions of Valentine's Day

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Valentine's Day is observed every year, throughout the world, on 14th February, but what has it got to do with Lupercalia, the ancient pagan fertility festival, and the Christian church?
Dorothy Clutterbuck - Gardnerian Wicca Co-Founder or Quiet Christian? | HowCurious? Ltd

Dorothy Clutterbuck - Gardnerian Wicca Co-Founder or Quiet Christian?

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Some say Dorothy Clutterbuck wasn't quite what British occultist and "the father of modern witchcraft" Gerald Gardner claimed, which was that she was one of the founders of Gardnerian Wicca.
If Only These Medieval Walls Could Talk | HowCurious? Ltd

If Only These Medieval Walls Could Talk

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My husband and I very rarely have time to have holidays together. However, when we do spend some quality time together, we do it in true curious style.
Gothic Inspiration at Whitby Abbey | HowCurious? Ltd

Gothic Inspiration at Whitby Abbey

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Perched high on a cliff overlooking the North Sea in Whitby, North Yorkshire are the dramatic ruins of the Grade I Listed Whitby Abbey.
A Medieval Ruined Fortress With Many Stories To Tell | HowCurious? Ltd

A Medieval Ruined Fortress With Many Stories To Tell

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The medieval ruined fortress stands on a rocky headland overlooking the North Sea and the seaside resort of Scarborough, North Yorkshire.