virus: Re: 1st official religious h

Ken Kittlitz (
Tue, 2 Jan 1996 17:25:53 +0000

Reply to: RE>1st official religious holiday (was Re: virus:

>Now, can anyone think of a good reason (rationalization) to hold
>another 5 day festival around the summer solstice?

Sure -- the summer solstice is the time of maximum (sun)light, and
so nicely complements the winter celebration of the days starting
to lengthen.