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The Winter Solstice Live Stream 2017 – Newgrange Ireland

Today I just want to share this You tube link !

For the first time tomorrow morning the website “Ireland ancient east” are sharing the great events that have been taking place at Newgrange for over 5000 year. This is usually a private by invention only event but now the world can share the moment that the sun light travels down the passage tomb opening and falls on the wall at the back of the tomb,

If you can please log on it would be great if as many people as possible can share this Ancient event …..

https://www.irelandsancienteast.com/wintersolstice

Every year, the Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Ireland, attracts crowds to witness the solstice sun illuminate the ancient tomb’s passage and chamber. At dawn, from December 19th to 23rd, a narrow beam of light penetrates the roof-box and reaches the floor of the chamber, gradually extending to the rear of the chamber. As the sun rises higher, the beam widens within the chamber so that the whole room becomes dramatically illuminated. This event lasts for 17 minutes, beginning around 9am.

2 responses

  1. Spectacular!!! Thanks for the information…

    December 20, 2017 at 8:19 pm

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