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The Wrong Solstice

Yes it’s a bit sad that 18,000 people converged on Stonehenge for the summer solstice when most archaeologists now agree that the alignment was originally made for the winter solstice anyway…

But anyone in doubt about the powerful attraction of sun worship should take a look at these images:

see also my recent piece on the opening of the Great Stones Way between Stonehenge and Avebury for the Guardian.

 

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