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Season of Light explores the reasons humans are so fascinated with lighting up our lives during the December holiday season. It's an exploration of the astronomical meanings behind seasonal traditions, including the "Star over Bethlehem". This show traces the history and development of many of the world's most endearing holiday customs, all of which involve lighting up the winter season — from the burning Yule log, sparkling Christmas tree lights and candles in windows, to the lighting of luminarias in the American Southwest and the traditional ritual of the Hanukkah Menorah.

The show also recounts the historical religious and cultural rituals practiced during the time of winter solstice — not only Christian and Jewish, but also Celtic, Nordic, Roman, Irish, Mexican and Hopi. It also takes a look at some of our more light-hearted seasonal traditions: from gift-giving and kissing under the mistletoe, to songs about lords a-leaping and ladies dancing, and the custom of decking

  • Dec 9

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
    CESSE
    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 10

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
    CESSE
    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 11

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 14

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 15

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 16

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 17

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 18

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 20

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
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    4:00 PM (CT)
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  • Dec 21

    Season of Light

    Season of Light
    CESSE
    4:00 PM (CT)
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