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Winter solstice celebrations at Stonehenge

You can read more about the Stonehenge winter solstice event HERE.

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Druid Arthur Uther Pendragon, formally known as John Rothwell, knights British soldier Lance Corporal Paul Thomas during a sunrise service at Stonehenge on Dec. 22 in Wiltshire, England.

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Revellers enjoy a impromptu snow ball fight after druids conducted a sunrise service at Stonehenge on Dec. 22 in Wiltshire, England. Hundreds of people gathered at the famous historic stone circle to celebrate the sunrise closest to the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year.

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A couple kiss and embrace at a sunrise service at Stonehenge on Dec. 22 in Wiltshire, England. Hundreds of people gathered at the famous historic stone circle to celebrate the sunrise closest to the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year.

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A druid recites an incantation during the winter solstice at Stonehenge on Salisbury plain in southern England, Dec. 22. In the northern hemisphere, the winter solstice is the shortest day of the year.