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First High Day Recap: Imbolc

For Imbolc, I did a ritual at my home shrine. I set up an ADF “triple Hallows” of fire, well and tree (a rather sad-looking ficus that needs re-potting…I hope to replace with a hardy Chinese elm soon), and added extra candles for light and for my main “working” part of the rite. 299 more words


ADF Homework: High Day Essays

Section 2: High Day Essay – Imbolc

Imbolc is also called Saint Brigid’s Day by the Irish. As Saint Brigid’s day, this holiday specifically pays homage to the Irish goddess Brigid, who has been associated with Fire, Healing, Poetry, Smithcraft, Creativity, and Fertility, as well as being considered a Warrior Goddess. 279 more words


First High Day: Imbolc

With the first stirrings of Spring in the Northern hemisphere, we celebrate the festival of Imbolc, one of the eight High Days celebrated by ADF. Usually held around 1-2 February, it occurs midway between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. 393 more words