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Tag Archives: New Year
Is Durin’s Day upon us ?
This article is partly in response to a very well written article from Iduna related to the calculating Durin’s Day on the “Heirs of Durin site” (Thank you again for that Iduna), and in response to many similar questions about this … Continue reading
Posted in Calendar & Festivals Tagged Astronomy, autumn, calendar, Durin's Day, Dwarves, equinox, moon, New Year, secret door, thorin, threshold of winter 11 Comments
Happy New Year… on October 15th!?!
If you think October 15th is all about the launch of Riders of Rohan… think again… as it is also the Dwarven New Year or “Durin’s Day” ! The first day of the Dwarven year is calculated according to the … Continue reading
Posted in Calendar & Festivals Tagged Durin's Day, New Year 10 Comments