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Candlemas

February 2, 2023

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An event every year that begins at 00:00 on day 2 of February, repeating indefinitely

When:
February 2
Where:
🌐 Everywhere
First occurrence:
since 4th century AD
Candlemas is a Christian celebration of the early life of Jesus of Nazareth.
Candlemas takes place 40 days after Christmas.
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Candlemas is celebrated with a lot of candles. Preferably beeswax candles. To symbolize the light that Jesus is had brought into the world according to the bible stories.

Stories of the youth of Jesus are told.

 

#Candlemas #FeastOfThePurificationOfTheVirgin #MeetingOfTheLord
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Date:
February 2, 2023
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