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Celebrate the Saturnalia - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The Saturnalia was originally celebrated in Ancient Rome for only a day, but it was so popular it soon it lasted a week, despite Augustus' efforts to reduce it to ...
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Saturnalia - Roman Festival Saturnalia - Ancient/Classical History
Saturnalia was probably the most popular Roman festival. Saturnalia was held in mid-December to honor the god Saturn with feasting, gift giving and role ...
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Saturnalia Quotes - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Ambrosius Theodosius, known simply as Macrobius, probably lived in the early fifth century A.D. He wrote a work on the Roman festival of Saturnalia in the form  ...
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Celebrating Saturnalia - The Roman Saturnalia Festival
The ancient Romans had a festival for just about everything, and the winter solstice was no exception. The week-long celebration of Saturnalia was a time of  ...
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Saturnalia - Solstice Celebration
Saturnalia was probably the most popular Roman festival. Saturnalia was held in mid-December to honor the god Saturn with feasting, gift giving and role ...
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Macrobius • Saturnalia — Liber Tertius
The original Latin, linked to an English translation. Part of a large site on classical Antiquity that includes many Latin & Greek texts.
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Sir James G. Frazer on the Solstice Celebration and Roman Holiday ...
The Roman Saturnalia. WE have seen that many peoples have been used to observe an annual period of license, when the customary restraints of law and ...
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Winter Holidays - Solstice, Saturnalia, and Winter Festivals
Winter holidays in ancient times included solstice festivals like Saturnalia and the Jewish festival of lights known as Hanukah.
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Solstice Holidays - Winter Holidays Celebrating the Winter Solstice
The Saturnalia was a major holiday for the ancient Romans, with drinking, gift- giving, bonfires, candles, role reversals for slaves and masters. It lasted a variable ...
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Review of Lindsey Davis' 'Saturnalia' - Ancient/Classical History
'Saturnalia' is the 18th in the Falco series of historical fiction, by Lindsey Davis, set in Flavian Rome.
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