Samhain Crone Goddesses

Samhain Crone Goddesses In the Northern hemisphere the days are getting shorter and there is a chill in the air. The fiery hues of Autumn decorate the trees. We have processed the fruits, vegetables and herbs of the last harvest of the year to sustain us through the Winter. Samhain is the beginning of the […]

Samhain

Samhain The modern celebration of Halloween is derived the ancient Celtic celebration of Samhain, which marked the end of Summer harvests and honoured the ancestors. It is believed that the veil between ThisWorld and the OtherWorld is the thinnest on Samhain. Witches, broomsticks, cauldrons, black cats, ghosts, pumpkins, full moons and dressing up in costumes […]

A Happy Mabon to All!

Mabon, the Second Harvest Autumnal Equinox The days are noticeably  shorter and there is a chill in the night air in the Northern hemisphere.  Some of the trees are beginning to don their Autumn colours.  The GreenMan, a symbol of green and growing plants, is all dressed up for Fall as we approach the dark […]