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July

July is the seventh month in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. The ancient Romans called the month Quintilius and it was the 5th month of their calendar until the formation of the Julian calendar. The name was changed to July in honor of Julius Ceasar who was born the 12th day of the month.

Peridot

Peridot is the gem form of olivine. They are found in some meteorites and in deep rock brought to the surface by volcanoes.

Freyfaxi

Freyfaxi, also known as Hlæfmæsse, Hlæfæst or Loaf Feast, Freyfaxi is a Heathen feast day that takes place in August, usually on the first of the month to coincide with Lammas though some kindreds will select a different date based on lunar, solar or other considerations. The holiday is dedicated to the God Freyr

Virgo

Virgo is the sixth sign of the zodiac. The sun is in Virgo on or about August 23rd to September 22nd under the tropical zodiac and September 17 to October 17 under the sidereal zodiac. Virgo is a mutable sign. Virgo is associated with purity and hard work.

Water Lily

Nymphaeaceae spp

August

August is the eighth month of the Gregorian and Julian Calendars. It was originally called Sextilis, as it was the sixth month of the Roman Calendar year but it was renamed by the Roman Senate to honor Caesar Augustus in the year 8 BCE because he had three great triumphs during this month, including his conquest of Egypt and had brought an end to a civil war.

The Month of June

The month of June is named after the Roman Goddess of Marriage, Juno. It may also be derived from the Roman word iuniores meaning "young ones".1 It is also possible that this month was dedicated to the Junior branch of the legislature.

Leo

Leo is the fifth astrological sign, after Cancer and before Virgo. Leo energy is masculine, positive, extroverted. Leo is a Fixed sign and a Fire element, ruled by the Sun.

Lughnassadh

Pronounced: loo NAH sah

Ruby

A ruby is a red gem formed of crystalline aluminum oxide called corundum with the presence of chromium which causes the red coloring. Rubies are the third hardest mineral, after diamonds and moissanite. The name "ruby" comes from the Latin word ruber, meaning red.

Poppy

Papaveraceae spp

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