Ancient Rome

List of Ancient Rome festivals

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Festival of Summanus
History 0   0   0
Date
June 20th
Place
Santorso, Italy
June 20th is the day before the Summer Solstice . The Summer Solstice being the longest day of the year. Summanus was a deity of evening or nocturnal lightning,...
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Rome_Liddell_1860_Lupa_Capitolina
History 6   2   0
Date
February 15th
Place
Rome, Italy
Lupercalia, ancient Roman festival that was conducted annually on February 15 under the superintendence of a corporation of priests called Luperci. The origins of the festival are obscure, although...
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Saturnalia_by_Antoine_Callet
History 7   2   0
Date
December 17-23
Place
Rome, Italy
Saturnalia was one of the oldest and most popular Roman festivals. Christmas is the modern Christian version of Saturnalia. Also related to Yule and Winter Solstice. Saturn was a...
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