An account of a visit to Strichen Stone Circle Aberdeenshire June 2020
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What am I going to do to celebrate Litha this year? Gather Herbs absolutely! I have already made some AVENS aka HERB BENNET (Geum urbanum) smudges as well as dried some leaves. Other herbs that are already drying include FENNEL (Foeniculum vulgare), ROSEMARY (Rosmarinus… Continue Reading “Litha and Me”
Things to Do Celebrate unions of all kinds Charge magickal tools, tarot cards, jewellery, crystals etc. (if they require sun energy, but not if they flourish with moon energy) Decorate with bright orange or yellow e.g. candles. Crystals, flowers Drink Mead Eat Honey Gather… Continue Reading “Litha: Third Thoughts”
The God and Goddess The God, in his solar aspect is at the pinnacle of his powers before he too, begins a slow descent through dying at Mabon, his death and later rebirth at Yule, and so the wheel keeps turning. Yet, for now,… Continue Reading “Litha: Second Thoughts”
First thoughts on Litha, a celebration of the Summer Solstice Litha is usually celebrated between 20th and 23rd of June. It is the Midsummer festival, celebrating the longest day of the year. The specific solar event of the Summer Solstice happens in a moment… Continue Reading “Litha: First Thoughts”
A reminder that we can give only so much of our emotional selves, before doing so affects the balance of our body.
Even in these most strange times, life goes on. Nature continues on its circle; the wheel turns. Swans and cygnets, ducks and ducklings, having survived predators so far, enjoy a ‘family day out’. So many things we can learn from Nature if we only… Continue Reading “Life goes on”
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This month’s Full Moon falls on June 5th at 19.14 GMT on the 16th degree of Sagittarius, with the Sun on the opposite 16th degree of Gemini. This Full Moon is also a penumbral lunar eclipse. Any eclipse of the Moon can only happen… Continue Reading “June’s Full Moon”