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Samhain, mundanely known as Halloween, is the Celtic New Year. It's one of the great Wiccan sabbats, opposite Beltane in the Wiccan Wheel of the Year. Samhain is an important holy day in Wicca and Celtic-based Pagan religions, but is not a religious celebration at all in many other Pagan religions. The Cauldron features the following articles, stories and poems on Samhain.

The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum held an online Samhain ritual in our chat area on Sunday, October 25, 1998. A log of this ritual is available here.

We also like the following articles, stories, and poems on other Pagan web sites:

If you have Fundamentalist Christians beating on your door, shouting that you are worshipping the "God Samhain" with human sacrifices on this day (or if you are a Christian who has heard these claims and wonder if there is any truth to them), you'll probably want to read these articles:

For more information on Halloween (and related holidays in other religions), visit the Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance's web page on Halloween:

If you are looking for Halloween activities for your family, the following site(s) may be of interest.

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