Tag: sabbat

Preparing for Litha

The gardens are blooming, and summer is in full swing. Fire up the barbeque, turn on the sprinkler, and enjoy the celebrations of Midsummer! Also called Litha, this summer solstice Sabbat honors the longest day of the year. Take advantage of the extra hours of daylight and spend as much time as you can outdoors!

Yule: The Rebirth of the Sun

The winter solstice is a time of optimism, celebration and joy. In the movement of the annual cycle, the shortest day of the year and the longest night are a clear signpost that all is moving toward brightness and ease. Though there will still be cold, challenging days ahead, there is (quite literally) light at…

Lammas

A Feast of Bread. In early Ireland, it was a bad idea to harvest your grain any time before #Lammas; it meant that the previous year’s harvest had run out early, and that was a serious failing in agricultural communities. May Lughnasadh bless you and may your crops be plentiful. pic.twitter.com/l9HHbAh8DQ — inamorata (@inamorata_xx) August…