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    August 1st marks the Celtic holiday of Lughnasadh (pronounced loo-na-sa), which is the beginning of the grain harvest.

    In days past, candidates for king would go to the Fayre of Tailtiu. Tailtiu was the queen of the Fir Bolg (an ancient celtic race) , the daughter of Mag Mor and the foster mother of Lugh. She died of exhaustion after the labor of clearing the lands of Ireland for cultivation, and in commemoration, Lugh held a festival for her. Two weeks prior to festival day, it was customary to climb a hill and survey the land before harvest. The festival then commenced, and lasted for four weeks two weeks past the actual day.

    The last chaff of wheat or grain to be cut was kept and crafted into a corn doll, symbolizing Lugh. At Lughnasadh, she is called the Corn Mother. In the spring, she becomes Corn Bride, the Maiden Goddess Bride.

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    July 23--August 22
     

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    Element: Fire
    Cross: Fixed
    Weekday: Sunday
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    Metal: Gold
    Age Leo controls: All stages of life
    Crystals: Amber, ruby, diamond
    Flowers: Marigold, sunflower, hops
    Tree: Willow Birds: Peacock, cock, eagle
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