The solstice really has nothing to do with the Christmas season, it has to do with the rotation of the earth. Today is the shortest day of the year for the northern hemisphere and the longest for the southern hemisphere. They are at their closest or furthest point from the sun. For more information, I suggest you go to www.wikipedia.org and type in solstice. Hope this helps.
It appears to have something to do with astrology sweetie...read more:
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