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Happy Beltane!

Beltane is the Gaelic May Day festival. Most commonly it is held on 1 May, or about halfway between the spring equinox and summer solstice. Historically, it was widely observed throughout Ireland, Scotland, and the Isle of Man. The word 'Beltane' roughly translates as 'bright fire' and, as such, one of the most important rituals, which survives today in modern festivals. Beltane is a Celtic word, meaning “the fires of Bel.” Bel, likely referred to the Celtic sun god, Belenus. The Celts used to l

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Happy Ostara!

Ostara is one of the eight Sabbats. Ostara celebrates the spring equinox. The word Ostara comes from the Anglo-Saxon goddess name, Eostre. Eostre represented spring and new beginnings.

 

If your thinking you saw this post before, you would be right. I thought I set it to post on the actual day of Ostara, March 20. And I left it in my drafts uncomplete. For some reason on March 1st this posted the uncomplete draft, I have now fixed it, my apologies.

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Earth-based Spirituality Action Team (EBSAT) monthly meeting: July 11th, 2022 at 5:00 PM PST - Restoring the Maya Nut Tree in Mexico

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    Join EBSAT to hear about the work of Cecilia Sanchez-Garduño and the Maya Nut Institution where Indigenous women beat macho stereotypes to sell their products and help the Earth.

    Cecilia will talk about the tradition of farming and consuming a nutritional, delicious, medicinal, and culinary versatile seed through a visionary approach.  The Maya Nut program has been running for 18 years. …

  • Created by: Andrea Joy

Mystic South

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    Mystic South

    Join us for our fourth annual Mystic South Conference! Mystic South is filled with workshops, educational abstract presentations, rituals, community building, and much more. With the backdrop of the grand city of Atlanta, be a part of our celebration of the diversity of the peoples and religious practices, both past and present, that make up our region.

  • Created by: Mary Hawk

Emerging Pagan Leadership Conference

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    Thi will feature the focus ofpresent and emerging leadership of the Pagan community.
    This conference will be online and broadcasted event, with interactive workshops along with Keynote speakers. 
    This is a exploration of Millennial and Generation Z leadership as they begin setting the next generation  of Pagan Thought, Activities, and Theology, for the remainder of the first half of the 21st century. 
    This will be a Free Event. 

    If you are interested in…

  • Created by: Ed Hubbard
  • Tags: pagan, millennial, gen z, wicca, heathen