PHOTOS: Summer Solstice Marked With Fire, Magic, More

PHOTOS: Summer Solstice Marked With Fire, Magic & Yoga
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With a pentagram burning in the background, a costumed girl rests during a 2005 pagan summer solstice ceremony in Milton Keynes, England.

Held every year during the full moon closest to summer solstice, the Milton Keynes celebration also features a bonfire and stone circle—staples of pagan and witchcraft festivities.

Modern pagans typically revere nature and center their revelries around season changes.

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