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Pagan Calendar - Roman Calendar

Sementivae

Summary

Sementivae

Calendar

Roman

Date

Jan 24 Every year

Description

Sementivae, also known as Feriae Sementivae, is a Roman festival of sowing.

It is held in honor of Ceres (the goddess of agriculture) and Tellus (Mother Earth). The initial half of the event is a festival in honor of Tellus which runs from January 24 through January 26. The festival honoring Ceres occurs one week later, starting February 2.

References

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sementivae


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