Daily Pagan News: The lesson of Janus comes with... →
pagannews: Janus is the Roman god of transitions, gates, doorways and new beginnings. The month of January is named after this ancient pagan deity. The word “janitor” also derives from Janus, suggesting that the New Year’s celebration is a time for us all to “clean up” our lives a bit - both materially and mentally. As 2011 closes this weekend with the New Year’s Eve festivities, it’s an...