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Everyday Spirituality

Posted on January 7, 2016 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Paganism, and all spiritual paths, are meant to be lived. It is wonderful to attend ritual or services and say the words but it is more important to walk the path. This way when you feel a disconnect (and it happens to everyone!) you can pull yourself back to center. 

This blog was writen by one of our Elders - you may find it helpful. 

The Everyday Witch

October, Samhain and The Thinning of the Veil

Posted on September 30, 2015 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Most Pagans say that after Mabon, and especially in October, the veil between the worlds is thinning. It is easier for those in the Summerlands, or Otherworld, to make their presence known and to communicate with the living. The reason for this is that Samhain (which begins at sundown on October 31st) is the Celtic New Year. It marks the end of summer and beginning of winter for those following a Celtic tradition. Times such as these are seen as liminal - neither this nor that, not one or the...

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Mabon - The Autumnal Equinox and Second Harvest

Posted on August 28, 2015 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

The Autumnal Equinox, called Mabon by many traditions, is celebrated on or near September 23rd. This is the second harvest festival and is often considered “The Pagan’s Thanksgiving”. Equinoxes are also times of balance. The day and night are equal. These are times when things can “even out” or regain an eq...

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