Yule is celebrated between 20th December and 23rd December in the Northern Hemisphere and between 20th and 23rd June in the Southern Hemisphere, depending on the position of the sun.
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Candlemas is the celebration of the ritual purification of Mary. Jewish law required this to take place forty days after the birth of her child.
Candlemas was first celebrated in the late seventh or early eighth centuries. The intention was to remind people of the Divine light that would take away human sin, and the new light of heaven that would come and transform an old world.
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