Holidays

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December 19-22                                   June 21

Yule is recognized as a significant turning point in the yearly cycle, carefully aligning the sunrise and sunset

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March 19-22                        September 20-23

Ostara celebrates fertility, rebirth and renewal. Ostara also marks the beginning of the agricultural cycle and planting of seeds

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June 19-22                             December 20-23

Litha is a day of inner power and brightness and considered a good time to practice love magic or get married

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September 19-22                       March 20-23

A modern ritual of thanksgiving for the fruits of the earth and a recognition of the need to share them

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February 1                                           August 1

Imbolc, sometimes referred to as Candlemas, is a time for purification and cleaning, in anticipation of new life

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May 1                                                October 31

Beltane is associated very strongly with fertility and is often commemorated with bonfires, maypoles, dancing and performing fertility rituals
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August 1                                           February 1

 

Lughnassadh marks the beginning of the harvest season

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October 31                                              May 1

Samhain is a time to celebrate the lives of those who have passed on, and it often involves paying respect to ancestors, family members, elders of the faith, friends, pets, and other loved ones who have died

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