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Mar. 1st, 2011 @ 05:52 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in March
There are a lot of things happening this month...

1 - New Year's Day according to the pre-Julian calendar
1 - The sacred fire in Vesta's temple was rekindled on this day
1 - KALENDS
1 - Women's festival of MatronaliaCollapse )
1 - Birthday of Mars Pater
5 - Navigum IsisCollapse )
6 - Day honoring the gods of one's household
7 - NONES
7 - JunonaliaCollapse )
7 - Festival for Vedovus
11 - Day sacred to Hercules
14 - Veturius MamuriusCollapse )
15 - IDES
15 - Festival of Attis and Cybele
15 - Day sacred to Anna Parenna and River Nymphs
15 - Julius Caesar was assassinated on this day ("Caesar, beware the IDES of March!")
15 - Guild FestivalCollapse )
16 - Read more...Collapse )
17 - Festival of Bacchus ends
17 - LiberiaCollapse )
19 - QuinquatrusCollapse )
19 - Quinquatria beginsCollapse )
22 - Procession of the Tree-Bearers
23 - Quinquatria ends
23 - TubilustriumCollapse )
23 - Invocation day of Mars and Saturn
23 - Day of Mourning
24 - Dies Sanguinis
25 - HilariaCollapse )
28 - Sacrifice at the TombsCollapse )
30 - Festival of Janus and Concordia
31 - Festival for Luna
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Roman Food
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Feb. 1st, 2011 @ 05:05 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in February
1 - KALENDS
1 - Festival of Helernus
2 - Festival of Juno Februa
5 - NONES
9 - Feast of Apollo
12 - A day holy to Diana
13 - IDES
13 - FaunaliaCollapse )
13 - Parentalia beginsCollapse )
13 1- Orgiastic festival of Juno Februa begins
14 - Orgiastic festival of Juno Februa ends
14 - Day sacred to Juno Lupa
15 - LupercaliaCollapse )
17 - QuirinaliaCollapse )
17 ~ FornacaliaCollapse )
18 - Rites of Tacita
19 - Birthday of Minerva
21 - Parentalia ends
21 - FeraliaCollapse )
22 - CaristiaCollapse )
23 - TerminaliaCollapse )
24 - EquirriaCollapse )
end - FebrualiaCollapse )
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Sponsa de Libano
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Jan. 1st, 2011 @ 03:43 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in January
1 - KALENDS
1 - New Year's Day. Day sacred to Jupiter, Juno, and Janus
1 - Festival for Aesculapius
1 - AgonaliaCollapse )
1 - Sacrifice Day for FortunaCollapse )
1 - Festival for Vedovus
5 - NONES
5 - Festival for Vica Pota
6 - Festival day for Proserpina
8 - Sacred day for Justicia
9 - AgonaliaCollapse )
11 - Carmentalia beginsCollapse )
11 - JuturnaliaCollapse )
12 - CompitaliaCollapse )
13 - IDES
15 - Festival of Carmentalia ends
15 - Feast of the AssCollapse )
16 - Concordia honored today
17 - A day sacred to Felicitas
17 - Festival of Janus
25 ~ Feriae SementivaeCollapse )
30 - Festival of Peace
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Roman Food
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Dec. 2nd, 2010 @ 09:35 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in December
1 - KALENDS
1 - Festival for Neptune
1 - Festival for Pietas
3 - Festival for Bona Dea
4 - Festival for Minerva
5 - NONES
5 - FaunaliaCollapse )
8 - Festival for Tiberinus
10 - Lux MundiCollapse )
11 - SeptimontiaCollapse )
11 - Festival for Diva Palatua
13 - IDES
13 - Festival for Tellus
15 - ConsualiaCollapse )
16 - Festival of Sapientia
17 - Saturnalia* begins
18 - Eponalia
19 - Opalia
19 - Festival for Juventas
21 - DivaliaCollapse )
21 - Bruma (the winter solstice)
22 - Day Sacred to the Lares
23 - LarentaliaCollapse )
24 - Saturnalia ends
25 - Dies Natalis Invicti Solis (Birthday of the Invincible Sun God)

*Many, many, many sites are dedicated to the celebration of Saturnalia, and it would take much more space than is available here to describe it. I ask instead that we all comment and tell how we are going to celebrate it.
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Atlantis Gate
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Nov. 7th, 2010 @ 04:05 pm Cultus Deorum Romanum

Ave Cultores,

For those of you who may be interested in the Roman Cultore Activities in the US and abroad you might like Cultus Deorum Romanum : http://cultusdeorumromanorum.blogspot.com/

It is an active blog that gathers Cultores from around the world and reports on thier activities through words, video and photos. It gives all cultores the chance to become involved.

There are several pages full fo various information and education all available for interaction between cultores.

Hope to see you there,

L. Iulia Aquila
Sacerdos Veneris Genetricis
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lablldmsnsmerci:
Nov. 5th, 2010 @ 10:41 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in November
1 -KALENDS
1 - Pomonia
4 - Ludi Plebeii beginCollapse )
5 - NONES
8 - ManiaCollapse )
13 - IDES
13 - Festival of Feronia, Juno, Minerva, and Jupiter
13 - Festival for Fortuna Primigenia
13 - Epulum IovisCollapse )
17 - Ludi Plebeii end
25 - Day sacred to Proserpina
29 - SaturniaCollapse )

Many apologies for the lateness of this post! I've been teaching at a school full-time and then giving private music lessons and working at a farmer's market on top of that, and it hasn't left me much time for anything else. December will most likely be the same.
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Pompeii Fresco
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Oct. 2nd, 2010 @ 09:36 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in October
1 -KALENDS
1 - Day sacred to Fides
1 - Festival of Juno Sororia
3 - Festival of BacchusCollapse )
4 - Ieiunium CererisCollapse )
5 - ManiaCollapse )
7 - NONES
7 - Day sacred to Victoria
7 - Festival for Juno Cutitis
7 - Festival for Jupiter Fulgor
9 - Festival for Fausta Felicitas
9 - Festival for Venus
10 - Festival for Juno Moneta
11 - VinaliaCollapse )
11 - MeditrinaliaCollapse )
12 - Day sacred to Fortuna Redux
13 - FontinaliaCollapse )
14 - Festival for the Penates
15 - IDES
15 - Winter's Day
15 - Harvest Festival of Mars
15 - Ludi CapitoliniCollapse )
19 - ArmilustiumCollapse )
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Pompeii Fresco
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Sep. 1st, 2010 @ 05:05 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in September
1 - KalendsCollapse )
1 - Festival of Juno Regina
1 - Festival of Jupiter Liber
4 - Ludi Romani beginCollapse )
5 - NonesCollapse )
5 - Festival for Jupiter Stator
13 - IdesCollapse )
13 - Epulum IovisCollapse )
13 - LectisterniaCollapse )
19 - Ludi Romani end
26 - Festival for Venus Genetrix
30 - MeditrinaliaCollapse )
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Pompeii Fresco
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Aug. 2nd, 2010 @ 09:34 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in August
My apologies for the lateness of the calendar for this month. I just got back from vacation and completely lost track of the date.

1 - KALENDS
1 - Festival for Victoria
1 - Feast of SpesCollapse )
5 - Sacrifice Day for SalusCollapse )
7 - NONES
8 - Festival for Venus (sunset-sunset)
9 - Festival for Sol
12 - LychnapsiaCollapse )
12 - Festival for Venus Victrix
12 - Festival for Hercules Invictus begins
13 - Lesser Festival of Flora
13 - Nemoralia
13 - Festival for Hercules Invictus ends
14 - Festival for Fortuna Equestris
15 - IDES
15 - Festival of Vesta
17 - PortunaliaCollapse )
17 - Festival of Diana
19 - Vinalia RusticaCollapse )
21 - ConsualiaCollapse )
21 - Heraclia
23 - VertumnaliaCollapse )
23 - VulcanaliaCollapse )
24 - ManiaCollapse )
24 - Festival for Luna
25 - OpiconsiviaCollapse )
27 - Day sacred to Consus
27 - VolturnaliaCollapse )
28 - Festival for Luna
28 - Festival for Sol
30 - CharisteriaCollapse )
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Pompeii Fresco
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Jul. 1st, 2010 @ 02:08 pm Feasts, Festivals, and Other Happenings in July
1 - KALENDS
1 ~ AdoniaCollapse )
2 - Feast of Expectant Mothers
4 - Day of Pax
5 - PoplifugiaCollapse )
6 - Ludi Apollinares beginCollapse )
7 - NONES
7 - Nonae CaprotinaeCollapse )
7 - Feriae AncillarumCollapse )
7 - PariliaCollapse )
8 - VitulatioCollapse )
13 - Ludi Apollinares end
15 - IDES
17 - Festival for Victoria
17 - Festival for Virtus
19 - LucariaCollapse )
19 - Festival of Honos
21 - LucariaCollapse )
23 - NeptunaliaCollapse )
25 - FurrinaliaCollapse )
30 - Festival for Fortuna Huiusque Diei
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Roman Food
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