Pagan calendar


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Pagan Calendar - Roman Calendar

Fordicia

Summary

Fordicia

Calendar

Roman

Date

Apr 15 Every year

Description

The Fordicia, also called Hordicidia, was a Roman festival for the goddess Tellus held on April 15. During the ceremony, a pregnant cow was sacrificed, the calf fetus burned and the ashes saved for the Parilia festival.

References

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fordicia


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