The winter solstice on December 21st is the shortest day of the year. When night falls it will give way to the full moon lunar eclipse in Gemini. This is the first time in 456 years that the winter solstice coincides with a full moon lunar eclipse. The days will gradually start to get longer now that we near the rebirth of the SunShign. Click the picture of the moon above for an article on this momentous event.