all about the seasons and their holidays

the autumnal equinox: mabon.

the autumnal equinox: mabon.

this year's autumnal equinox takes place on saturday, september 23rd. not only do the temperatures fall, but also plant life slows down and so do we.WHAT IS AN EQUINOX?during an equinox,...

the autumnal equinox: mabon.

this year's autumnal equinox takes place on saturday, september 23rd. not only do the temperatures fall, but also plant life slows down and so do we.WHAT IS AN EQUINOX?during an equinox,...

august first: lammas.

august first: lammas.

at lammas, also called lughnasadh (pronounced loo-NAS-ah), the hot days of august are upon us, much of the earth is dry and parched, but we still know that the bright...

august first: lammas.

at lammas, also called lughnasadh (pronounced loo-NAS-ah), the hot days of august are upon us, much of the earth is dry and parched, but we still know that the bright...

summer solstice, the first day of summer.

summer solstice, the first day of summer.

known to pagan and wiccan practitioners as litha, this is a time of brightness and warmth. crops are growing in their fields with the heat of the sun, but require water...

2 comments

summer solstice, the first day of summer.

known to pagan and wiccan practitioners as litha, this is a time of brightness and warmth. crops are growing in their fields with the heat of the sun, but require water...

2 comments
beltane, the first of may.

beltane, the first of may.

beltane would not be complete without a fire. whether it's a large community bonfire, or a single candle lit at home, fire is the center of most beltane celebrations. people...

6 comments

beltane, the first of may.

beltane would not be complete without a fire. whether it's a large community bonfire, or a single candle lit at home, fire is the center of most beltane celebrations. people...

6 comments
  • february's full snow moon 2024

    the moon is full in virgo on february 24, 2024 at 6.31AM CST. if 2024 has gotten off to a slow start, this virgo full moon marks a turning point...

    february's full snow moon 2024

    the moon is full in virgo on february 24, 2024 at 6.31AM CST. if 2024 has gotten off to a slow start, this virgo full moon marks a turning point...

  • february's new supermoon in aquarius.

    february's new supermoon in aquarius.

    the new moon is in aquarius on february 9th, 2024 at 5PM CST. the new moon in aquarius is the beginning of a new cycle. in the sign of aquarius,...

    february's new supermoon in aquarius.

    the new moon is in aquarius on february 9th, 2024 at 5PM CST. the new moon in aquarius is the beginning of a new cycle. in the sign of aquarius,...

  • november's new moon in scorpio.

    november's new moon in scorpio.

    each sign teaches us valuable things, and one of scorpio's lessons involves learning to dig deeper into the mysteries around us instead of always being content with the social norms....

    november's new moon in scorpio.

    each sign teaches us valuable things, and one of scorpio's lessons involves learning to dig deeper into the mysteries around us instead of always being content with the social norms....

1 of 3