St. John’s Festival – Primary School

Raphaeli Waldorf School Olive Hill Estate, Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape, South Africa

In winter, and the end of the second school term, we traditionally celebrate St John’s which astronomically marks the winter solstice – the longest night and the beginning of lengthening days and shortening nights. Named for John the Baptist (the prophet Yahya in the Quran), Anglican, Lutheran and Catholic liturgical calendars alike placed St John’s […]