Happy Yule, Happy Solstice, Happy Yalda, Good Soyal, Merry Christmas, Happy Dongzhi 冬至, A well Mōdraniht, a grand Saturnalia, Blessed Kwanzaa, Happy Pancha Ganapati, to you all!
Yule or Yuletide (“Yule time”) is a religious festival observed by the historical Germanic peoples, later being absorbed into and equated with the Christian festival of Christmas. The […]
“Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky,The flying cloud, the frosty light;The year is dying in the night;Ring out, wild bells, and let him die.
Ring out the old, ring in the new,Ring, happy bells, across the snow:The year is going, let him go;Ring out the false, ring in the true.”
Alfred Lord […]
Bodhi Day – December 8th – On this day the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni or Siddhartha, experienced enlightenment. Siddhartha resolved to sit under a Pipul tree and meditate until he discovered the root of suffering, and how to liberate one’s self from it.
Christmas – December 25th – Christians celebrate the birth of God’s son on […]
Ostara or the Spring Equinox – March 21 or thereabouts.
Beltane, also May Day – (April 30 but usually celebrated May 1st)
Litha/Summer Solstice – (June 21st or so)
Mabon/Autumnal Equinox – Around September 21st
Samhain/Halloween – October 31st
Yule/Winter Solstice – Around December 21st