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History Revealed - - TIME CAPSULE DECEMBER -

The Ro­man fes­ti­val of Satur­na­lia, held in hon­our of

the god Saturn, took place ev­ery year be­tween 17-23 De­cem­ber. When Rome came un­der Chris­tian rule, many of Satur­na­lia’s cus­toms were re­cast into Christ­mas.

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