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July - Blue Moon

This month (July 2015) experience a rare phenomenon – two full moons in one month.

It will be the first time since August 2012 that we experience two full moons in the space of a month. 143 more words

Folklore And Mythology

Gods and Goddesses of the Summer Solstice

With Litha nearly upon us here are some of the Gods and Goddesses associated with the Summer Solstice from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures…… 688 more words

Ritual And Magic

Herbs for the Summer Solstice

These words are taken from the amazing book ‘Master Book of Herbalism’ by Paul Beyerl – I coud’nt resist his suggestions for Elder.

‘Who can resist going out to play when we can frolic in the woodlands until late at night?…… 201 more words

Herbs

Folklore for the Summer Solstice

Nearly every agricultural society has marked the high point of summer in some way, shape or form. On this date – usually around June 21 or 22 (or December 21/22 in the southern hemisphere) – the sun reaches its zenith in the sky. 1,368 more words

Ritual And Magic

June Folklore

June is the start of summer and the land is in bloom……..

June Moons;

  • 2nd June – Full Moon
  • 16th June – New Moon

Names for the June Moons; 576 more words

Ritual And Magic

Full Flower Moon in Sagittarius

Tuesday 2nd June will bring the Full Flower Moon in Sagittarius. The Flower Moon is the moon of energy, abundance and fertility and this influence is at its strongest now. 526 more words

Herbs

The Flower Moon

Yesterday was the birth of a new Moon. The new Moon in May is the Flower Moon in old English, but is also knows as; 337 more words