Pagan Dates: January 2021

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Key & Interesting dates for pagans in January 2021

1: Birthday of folklorist Sir James Frazier, 1854. Frazier’s work, The Golden Bough, is a must-read for anyone interested in modern Paganism, and the mythologies of the past

13: Last of Austria’s witchcraft laws repealed in 1787

14: Thorrablot, a Norse Heathen celebration honoring Thor

24: Sementivae, a grain-oriented festival celebrating the sowing of the fields in preparation for springtime’s planting

28: Full moon — Cold Moon or Wolf Moon at 2:16 pm. This is a good month to work on developing the inner self, connecting with the deities of our paths, and focusing on self-discovery and awareness

30 – Feb. 2: Roman celebration of Februalia

31: Up Helly Aa celebration, Shetland Islands, Scotland

31: Disablot, a Norse Heathen celebration to mark new beginnings, honor land wights, and charm the plow for the upcoming planting season

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