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Winter Solstice Newgrange Ireland

This is Newgrange in Ireland, a 5000 year-old passage tomb. The sun floods its chamber every winter solstice.

Winter Solstice Sun | Winter Solstice sunrise at Newgrange - 22nd December 2002

neolithic passage tomb of Newgrange, in County Meath, Ireland

Newgrange winter solstice - The passage tomb in Ireland predates Stonehenge and the Egyptian Pyramids

The passage tomb at Newgrange is probably Ireland’s most iconic archaeological site and it is indelibly linked with the winter solstice.

Newgrange Passage Grave, Ireland. The tomb becomes fully lit during the Winter Solstice.

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Newgrange Passage Grave, Co.Meath, Ireland, built around 3200 BC. The tomb becomes fully lit during the Winter Solstice.

Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Ireland: E-Learning Curve Blog | The 2007 Winter Solstice event at Newgrange neolithic monument in Ireland. On the shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere, the passage and chamber of Newgrange are illuminated by the winter solstice sunrise. A shaft of sunlight shines through the roof box over the entrance and penetrates the passage to light up the chamber.

This video is a recording of the 2007 Winter Solstice event at Newgrange neolithic monument in Ireland. On the shortest day of the year in the north.

Newgrange, in Ireland is older than Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids. "There is no agreement about what the site was used for, but it has been speculated that it had religious significance – it is aligned with the rising sun and its light floods the chamber on the Winter Solstice." -wiki

Stone Age Skies by Stephen Emerson. Night shot showing moving clouds and starry sky above Newgrange. Newgrange is a passage tomb and one of the most famous prehistoric sites in the world, and indeed the most famous of all Irish prehistoric sites.

Newgrange Winter Solstice | Possibly the world's oldest calendar clock. 100 people admitted on the Winter Solstice every year, selected by lottery. Sign me up.

Newgrange Winter Solstice sunrise illumination at Newgrange Megalithic Passage Tomb, Ireland - December 2003

Mythical Ireland:  The Winter Solstice at Newgrange (built about 3200 BC)--lights the chamber for about 17 minutes, illuminating the chamber floor.

Hayes announces major change for Winter Solstice at Newgrange this year

Mythical Ireland blog: The 12 days of Solstice - Day 11 - Winter Solstice sunrise viewed from the doorway of Newgrange

The 12 days of Solstice - Day 11 - Winter Solstice sunrise viewed from the doorway of Newgrange

Winter Solstice at Newgrange

Winter Solstice 2016 - You Light up my Life - Fourknocks 2015 - Without Darkness there can be no Light - Newgrange 2014 - Walking the White Winter Path of.

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