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Pagan Holidays

This quiz will test your knowledge of the eight sabbats celebrated by most pagan religions. Sabbat means sabbath of the witch.


 

Quiz ID:#9389
Fun:** (2.02)
Difficulty:*** (2.26)
Category:Religion
Created By:divawytchAus***

 

 

 



#1   This sabbat can be referred to as "the quickening" time of year, and is said to be a good time for house cleansings and blessings.







#2   This sabbat is the time of year to honor the dead and is said to be the best time to communicate with them also.







#3   This sabbat is in celebration of the first harvest of the corn and grains and is a good time to think about learning new skills and celebrating ones we already have.







#4   This is the second harvest festival and is considered the witch's thanksgiving and is a time to look inside yourself for growth.







#5   This sabbat is the second of the fertility rites and is where some of the modern symbols of Easter were taken from.







#6   This sabbat can be called a festival of lights and is the longest night of the year.







#7   This sabbat is the first of the fertility rites. This is when the bonfires are lit and jumped over. It is a celebration of youth.







#8   This sabbat is a celebration of summer and is the longest day of the year. This is also a great time for handfastings.







#9   Pagans celebrate the 8 sabbats, but they also celebrate the 13 full moons of the year, which are called moontidings.




#10   If you are a witch living in the southern hemisphere you would celebrate Yule, while those in the north are celebrating Litha.




 

 


   



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