Blessed Lammas, everyone! At this Sabbat many Wiccans and Pagans celebrate the First harvest. This Sabbat is about the cycle of birth, life, death and rebirth -- the grain god dies, but will be reborn again in the spring.
Depending on your tradition, you may also observe this Sabbat as the day of the Celtic craftsman god, Lugh. Lugh was known to the Celts as a god of craftsmanship and skill -- in fact, he was known as the Many-Skilled God, because he was good at so many…Continue
Added by Hawthorne on July 31, 2018 at 2:39pm — No Comments
Here we are, in the middle of summer; it's time to go out and see the world!
As the song says, "A week in Paris will ease the bite of it", but the Sacred Traveler tries to go a bit deeper. The Sacred Traveler looks for the transcendental, the numinous, making time off from his day gig a life learning process or even an exercise in self-realization.
Well, what is it that attracts people to places…Continue
Added by Hawthorne on July 24, 2018 at 7:57am — No Comments
This week, the Spiral Dance is just a Day at the Beach! We'll start with the Charge of the Sea Goddess and we'll explore the role that Water has always had in religion.
From there we'll look at a few Sea Gods and Goddesses. Then I want to share a story. This is a spoken word peice presented by Mara Freeman. It's called, The Selkie!
Finally, we'll get right down to the shore and do some actual beach magick!
Be well. Do good. Enjoy the…Continue
Added by Hawthorne on July 10, 2018 at 5:52am — No Comments