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A Greek #Christmas l Letters from Athens

As we are spending Christmas with some friends here in Crete, I can do no better than give you this delicious post from Letter from Athens about a traditional Greek Christmas.

In the Greek Orthodox tradition, Christmas ranks second to Easter, but it is still a very important holiday. For the devout it is preceded by a period of fasting so food, unsurprisingly, plays a major role in the festivities. But more of that later.

In Greece, Santa Klaus or Father Christmas is Agios Vasilios (Saint Basil) – so gifts are opened on his name day, January first.

On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day children go from house to house singing the Kalanda (carols whose name comes from the Roman calendar, the first days of the month) and accompanying themselves on small metal triangles and sometimes harmonicas. They knock on doors asking ‘Na ta poume?’ – ‘Shall we say them?’ They are rewarded with money, sweets and sometimes dried figs and other fruit. Then the householders wish them ‘Kai tou xronou’ – ‘Again next year’. They will do the same on New Year’s Eve and…

Source: A Greek Christmas | Letters from Athens

Source: https://firstnightdesign.wordpress.com/2015/12/24/a-greek-christmas-letters-from-athens/

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FEATURED: Jingle Bell Spell

holidays_new_year_festive_lights_bell_animals_cats_humor_funny_play_kittens_1920x1200the bell is a ritual tool of invocation and banishment it drives away negativity as it keeps evil spirits at bay

folklore has a claim that evil spirits cannot tolerate the sounds of a clear high pitched bell

so the next time your adventure leads you into a graveyard at midnight don’t forget to bring the bells and keep them handy…🔔…ready to ring

JINGLE BELL SPELL
guard the home
clear negativity
ward off evil spirits
bring peace

TOOLS:
3tsp sea salt
1cup spring water
lemon body oil
9 jingle bells
9 white candles
9 candle holders or saucers
myrrh incense
small clear drinking glass or bowl
9 cords around 1ft long each

go to the main room in your home probably your living room

set up for yourself a work area and cover it with a clean dry cloth

set your tools on the work area

pour the sea salt into the glass or bowl keep in your mind that you want to bring peace into your home

add the spring water to the sea salt and let it sit so the salt dissolves

in the mean time get ready the lemon oil to anoint a dap 3x of it on each white candle starting from the bottom of each candle giving a quick rub upwards in 3 lines on each candlelemon 128x128

smell the scent of the lemon oil its fresh citrus flavor it will entice protective spirits into your home as the white candles bring peaceful favoritable spirits

set each candle in a candle holder or a metal saucer and place around the room

first we will light the myrrh incense on your work area asking the smoke from the incense to clear the room of all negativity and guard your home against evil

let its smoke fill the room a bit

keep yourself focused on the beautiful healing energy it is releasing to you

now light all the candles one by one as you light each candle you begin to entice the protective spirits to enter your work space welcome them in…

after all the candles are lit take the sea salt water in your left hand and with your fingertips on your right hand sprinkle the water in every corner of the room so it can absorb the negitive energy

bottle the left over sea salt water it can be used in another spell for another day

enjoy the atmosphere you have just journey’d yourself into stop for the moment and look around you

take the 9 bells and 9 cords and string each bell

when finished gather them up together in your hands

RING the BELLS and SAY:

…the bells ring for all who truly believe 🔔 may the magick of christmas remain in your heart and the sound of the bells in your ear 🔔 for the bells still ring for those who truly believe…

relax on the couch or in a chair close your eyes and let yourself be drift’d away

no tv no internet no phone no electric lights

only

candlelight thoughts music wine rest partner
🔔
the next day hang each bell through out your home on doorknobs ~ cabinet handles ~ closets ~ by the front door anywhere you like

a bell hanging from a cord symbolises the human soul suspended between heaven and earth
🔔
you can do this spell beginning from twilight on 25 December til midnight 1 January

Source: https://hocuspocus13.wordpress.com/2015/12/24/jingle-bell-spell/

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CAT vs TREE

😺🎄😼 they just love those sparkly thing on the 🎄and watching them tapping then with their paws is so entertaining but when they get caught is 😹

CHRISTMAS 🎄 TIME

New York New York l know why they named it twice blessed 🎄🎄