Purification of the BVM

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The purification of the Virgin Mary after the birth of Jesus, culminating in her presentation of Jesus in the temple; the feast (2 February, also called Candlemas) commemorating this.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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