Beltane

Sunset to Sunset. Beltane honours Life.It represents the peak of Spring and the beginning of Summer. Earth energies are at their strongest and most active. All of life is bursting with potent fertility and at this point in the Wheel of the Year, the potential becomes conception. On May Eve the sexuality of life and … More Beltane

Imbolc – Candlemas

There’s a lot of information out there about pagan sabbats; the festivals celebrated throughout the year – Imbolc – Spring Equinox – Beltane – Summer Solstice – Lammas – Autumn Equinox – Samhain – Yule – I thought that this year, I would add a few posts about them too. Imbolc, in the Celtic seasonal … More Imbolc – Candlemas

Rachel Patterson – Seven Days of Samhain…Day 1

Greetings once again, The seasons turn towards the winter months and we find ourselves indoors, protected from the harshest of weather. I usually spend my time reading, learning new skills and gaining knowledge, reflecting on what I have achieved this year while contemplating what I want to achieve next year and remembering those who have … More Rachel Patterson – Seven Days of Samhain…Day 1

Celebrating Litha 2015

Originally posted on Nature is Sacred:
Happy Summer Solstice Eve everyone. It is the Summer Solstice or Midsummers Day in the Northern Hemisphere. The word Solstice comes from the Latin “Sol” meaning sun and “Sistere” meaning to stand still. It is the longest day of the year with 15 hours of sunshine. The sun is at…