Hellenic Spirit received the following invitation from the Hellenic polytheistic organization, “Thyrsos - Hellenes Ethnikoi” regarding a Solstice event they're creating. You might want to organize your own version of this and send them your photos.
Dear fellow Hellenists
We send you our greetings and our
We wish for your participation so that we can create a bridge of communication
We are writing to you on behalf of the organization THYRSOS-HELLENES
ETHNIKOI, a Hellenic organization that fights for the recognition of the
ancient Hellenic religion and the spreading of the ancient culture. By the
chance of the celebration of Winter Solstice that is approaching in less than a
month, we would like to invite you to participate with us, to the Festival of
As we did last summer on Summer Solstice with other fellow polytheistic organizations
and independent people, we are about to gather again and light fires,
celebrating the forth coming of the New Sun. You can also participate from
wherever country you may be and gather in groups in an open territory in the
country or your members on their own in their homes if they cannot be with
other comrades, and light fires with torches, candles, Sun wheels, or a simple
lamp next to the window by the street, celebrating the Invincible Sun and
transferring the message of the new Circle from one country to another, from
each home to another, from each community to each other.
The event will take place from 23.00 hours till midnight on the night of 22 of
It is a great opportunity for all of us to stand united and spread the
message of Solidarity and brotherhood among the people that follows the Old
Ways of their Ancestor’s beliefs.
It is also a great opportunity for groups and organizations to come close and
communicate to each other.
The way to transfer a message by fire is called in Hellenic language
“Fryktories”, “Beacons” in English.
It is important for us, to take photos of your fires and send them to our
so that we will be able to present them through our homepage www.thyrsos.gr