The Wheel of the Year

Wheel of the Year – Lammas/Lughnasadh

The wheel is turning and as it does the days are growing shorter. Lughnasadh, also called Lammas, makes up one of four Celtic cross-quarter festivals. This is the first harvest of the year, the day in which we recognize that the hot summer days will soon come to an end and celebrate the fruits of… Continue reading Wheel of the Year – Lammas/Lughnasadh

The Wheel of the Year

The Wheel of the Year – Yule

Welcome to the longest night of the year! Yule is the original Christmas and many of your favorite traditions are probably derived from this Pagan holiday. Today we will discuss the history of the sabbat, how its celebrated today and how you can join in!  HISTORY AND LORE Yule is the winter solstice. It is… Continue reading The Wheel of the Year – Yule

The Wheel of the Year

Wheel of the Year – Beltane

Beltane, also known as May day, is one of the four greater Sabats. We celebrate this fire festival on May 1st, traditionally beginning after moonrise. Beltane marks the beginning of the third quarter or the second half of the ancient Celtic year. During this Sabat we celebrate the union of the Goddess and the God… Continue reading Wheel of the Year – Beltane