There is a lot about Kundalini Yoga and White Tantric and Solstice that is very unbelievable.
Does a turban really hold your brain together? Does one day of White Tantric Yoga really equal years worth of meditation? If you revolve your life around Solstice, as Yogi Bhajan says, will everything really be taken care of? I laugh at all of it, but I keep coming back, so I either believe it, or I want to...
Year On Earth
breaks it down, explaining the complicated mechanics involved in trying to determine how long a year really is, why seasons and ice ages happen, and how not all years are created equal.
At dawn on the winter solstice,
the passage and chamber of the megalithic passage tomb
for 17 minutes by a shaft of sunlight entering through the roofbox
above the entrance. The builders of Newgrange achieved this precise alignment over 5,000 years ago
, 1,000 years before Stonehenge. You can watch the sunrise illumination on a live webcast
between 08:30 and 09:30 UTC
on Sunday, December 21st.
To kick off the northern hemisphere's summer solstice
, an old favorite
from the original Eddie Cochran
, The Who
, Van Halen
, Blue Cheer
, Brian Setzer
, T. Rex
, Bruce Springsteen
, yes, even Hanson
. But wait, last but not least, Alvin and the Chipmunks
Been hankering to build your own Stonehenge
but got stumped at the planning stage? Paul Doherty shows you the math to construct a modern ancient observatory with angles and facings correct for your latitude.
Nobody came to my Winter Solstice party
I'm not accusing anyone, just asking why and what gives.
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