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Nost-na-Lothion, or the Birth of Flowers, was a festival held in Gondolin during the early spring, with a "revelry of children". It was apparently held to celebrate the passing of winter, for the spring was beautiful in Tumladen.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The Fall of Gondolin", p. 172