PICK OF THE DAY wonders of the moon BBC1, 9pm Using the latest imagery, it reveals the monthly life cycle of the Moon
as it waxes and wanes.
The performers dance in circles to express the cycle of the moon
and the planets of the universe.
The Islamic calendar is based on the cycle of the moon
, but the Gregorian calendar largely used in the western world is based on the sun.
org) explains why: "A 19-year cycle of the moon
is the reason.
It was thought that if newlyweds drank mead or honey wine every evening for one month - the cycle of the moon
- they would have a male heir within a year.
There was no simple summary, no answer in the cycle of the moon
After proud Papa Chippy waits one cycle of the moon
for his babies to be born and another six weeks as they grow in their burrow, he delights when his four youngsters finally emerge in the garden.
A strict programme of homeopathic sprays and meticulous observance of the cycle of the moon
, stars and planets supplements an organic regime.
Implicitly, the cycle of the moon
corresponds with the cycle of human life.
The date of Easter varies each year because it is determined not by our daily calendar but by the cycle of the moon
, again a potent pagan symbol of fertility.
6-year cycle of the moon
, making it twice as precise as Stonehenge as a lunar observatory.
The cycle of the moon
provides a comforting touchstone to home, and acts as temporal background to the journey.