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Origin of Groundhog Day
Offbeat  (tags: Groundhog Day, Candlemas Day, Imbolc, weather divination, weather, pagan celebrations, holidays, feast days )

Beatrice
- 284 days ago - landscaping.about.com
In its earliest incarnation, Groundhog Day was Imbolc, a pagan celebration associated with fertility and weather divination.The second holiday deriving from Imbolc was Candlemas Day and was celebrated on February 2 (Groundhog Day). Candlemas was the feast
   

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