Many deities represent the solstice.
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For our northern hemisphere readers, we're taking a look at different ways of observing the winter solstice. While it may be mostly Pagans who celebrate the Yule holiday these days, nearly all cultures and faiths have some sort of winter solstice celebration or festival. Because of the theme of endless birth, life, death, and rebirth, the time of the solstice is often associated with deity and other legendary figures. No matter which path you follow, chances are good that one of your gods or goddesses has a winter solstice connection: Deities of the Winter Solstice
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