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High Day Essay #1 - Spring Equinox

Blessings! On March 20th I went to my first High Day ritual in years. It made me soooo happy. Hooray for finally living in a city with other druids and pagans who do things, and hooray for my health and schedule aligning properly to go to one. 534 more words

Eighth High Day: Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice occurs on or around 21 December, and marks the point of the shortest day and longest night of the year. This is due to the axial tilt of the earth as it orbits the sun. 443 more words


Saturnalia 2015

Saturday, December 20, 2015
Doors Open at 6:30 pm; Ritual at 7:00 pm
Friends Meeting House:  4836 Ellsworth Ave, Pgh 15213

Io Saturnalia!

Celebrate the end of the year’s Wasteland as we honor Saturn, Roman Lord of Wealth and Fertility. 324 more words


Seventh High Day: Samhain/Winternights

The Pagan festival of Samhain corresponds with the Christianised, and nowadays fully secularised, festival of Halloween, or All Hallows Eve, and shares many similarities. As Halloween celebrates the eve before All Souls Day, it is a time for remembering the dead and reflecting on our ancestors and on our own mortality. 441 more words


Autumn Equinox 2015

Ovate: Maria

Method: Roman Lots

Were Our Offerings Accepted? Salt – wealth; our offerings have been accepted.

What Blessings Can We Look for in the Coming Year? 14 more words


Sixth High Day recap: Autumn Equinox

Autumn Equinox has always been one of my favourite seasonal celebrations, marking as it does the start of my favourite season, a time of blustery days and still-warm sun, of golden leaves and crunchy woodland walks. 312 more words


Sixth High Day: Autumn Equinox

The Autumnal Equinox usually occurs around 20/21 September, but this year is as late as the 23rd. It marks the second point in the year when day and night are of equal length, the first being the Spring Equinox. 517 more words