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Winter (January) involved the god Janus, who looked backwards and forwards. This is the god behind New Year's celebrations.

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Janus, God of the Threshold

In the Roman pantheon, Janus is the two-faced god of beginnings, limits, doors, gateways, and departure. Unlike the other Greco-Roman deities, Janus was not imported from Greece to Rome.

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Paintings and mixed media by Januz Miralles | http://ineedaguide.blogspot.com/2015/04/januz-miralles-update-3.html | #art #paintings

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Resultado de imagen para Uróboros Janus 1608

Janus - In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus (Latin: Ianus) is the god of beginnings and transitions,[1] thence also of gates, doors, doorways, endings and time. He is usually a two-faced god since he looks to the future and the past. The Romans dedicated the month of January to Janus. Source: Wikipedia

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Photography And Paint Portraits

PHOTOGRAPHY AND PAINT PORTRAITS - Philippine artist Janus Miralles makes very beautiful abstract portraits by mixing photography and paint as a way to create. Often in black and white, faces are erased with a certain darkness, as if they were burnt.

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