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Yule log

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The Yule log, Yule clog, or Christmas block is a specially selected log burnt on a hearth as a Christmas tradition in a number of countries in Europe. The origin of the folk custom is unclear. ... T...

The Yule Log -- Christmas Customs and Traditions -- whychristmas ...

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Why we have Yule Logs and what they mean and represent in Christmas. ... I don 't make barrels! My Great Grandfather did own a walking stick factory though!) ...

Yule Log - Earth Witchery

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Yule Log Magick / Make A Yule Log / Bake a Yule Log Cake ... An ancient rhyme of unknown origin reflects the importance of the Yule Log on this sabbat: .... the cake, and when a light touch does not bounce back easily, it needs to come out.

Yule Log - Christmas Day

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... in many countries and hence several legends are associated with its origin. ... Burning the Yule Log is a crucial Christmas tradition today. ... follows the same process of burning the log as does France but here the log is stored under a bed.

The Yule Log - Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication

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History of the Yule log.

How to Make a Yule Log - Paganism and Wicca - About.com

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The Yule log is an ancient tradition you can make for your own holiday ... one that children can do easily – is to make a Yule log for a family-sized celebration.

The Delicious History of the Yule Log - Hungry History

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Dec 21, 2012 ... 'Tis the season for rich food traditions, including that of the Christmas Yule log.

The Pagan's Path ~ Witchcraft & Shamanism - History Of Yule

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Dec 7, 2009 ... But we do know that it has long been recognized and honored in some ... The term has been linked to and may originate from the Old Norse Jo. .... The first direct reference to the Yule log can be found around the 17th century.

Wicca, Pagan and Witchcraft Holidays | Winter Solstice | Yule Lore

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Yule is also known as the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere and the summer ... were sacred to the Celts because they did not "die" thereby representing the eternal ... The ceremonial Yule log was the highlight of the Solstice festival.

Day 8: Bûche de Noël – Why'd You Eat That?

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Dec 8, 2011 ... Log. The Bûche de Noël is shaped like the Yule Log. Ya know, that special log that ... There are a couple of stories about where the cake originated. ... But the best story has to do with that wacky Napoleon I. During his reign as ...

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Yule Log Origin : snopes.com

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Jul 30, 2007 ... The origin of the yule log. ... had to catch fire during the first attempt at lighting it; its failure to do so was a sign of misfortune coming to the family.

Yule Log Customs and Traditions - A British Christmas

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A Yule log is a large wooden log which is burned in the hearthon Christmas Eve and kept burning through the 12 ... Where does the word Yule come from?

The Yule Log - Noel Noel Noel!

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Burning a Yule log is probably the oldest Christmas tradition there is. ... It does require gathering family, friends and neighbors for songs and stories, dances and  ...