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Herm - The Two Faces of Janus. Italian. late 18th.century. marble. Hermitage St.Petersburg Russia. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
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the Mythical origin of January 1st As a teenager, I never really quite felt the feeling of a New Year beginning on January 1st. I was used to our Persian New Year, where with the Spring Equinox we celebrate the coming of a new year and the rebirth of nature. Walking through the streets of Tehra
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Janus, in Roman religion, the animistic spirit of doorways (januae) and archways (jani). The worship of Janus traditionally dated back to Romulus and a period even before the actual founding of the city of Rome. Janus was represented by a double-faced head.
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The Janus (Masks: A New Generation)
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