Happy Beltane

  Happy Beltane! Beltane marks the midway point between the Spring Equinox and the Summer Solstice! In the Celtic pagan tradition it’s a time that honors the renewed fertility of Mother Earth! The Beltane Queen chooses her consort in a hand fasting ritual on the...

Starhawk on Community Rituals

Author: Starhawk Published in Communities Magazine Issue #154 A community needs a spiritual heart. When we face discouragement, loss, and grief, we need condolence and a way to renew our vision. When we are wounded, we need a place to heal. And when we complete a...

4 Lessons From Passover

I recently had the opportunity to be part of a Jewish women’s New Moon Circle led by a local Rabbi’s wife.  She explained the story of Passover and the lessons to be learned. Passover marks the time when the Jews were freed from slavery in Egypt.  Not to...

The Biblical Blood Moon of April 4th 2015

On Saturday, April 4th at 2:05 am HAST, 5:05 am PST, 3:05 pm EST the moon becomes full and eclipsed by the shadow of the earth. At it’s totality this will be the shortest eclipse of the century at under 5 minutes.  It will be visible in the far western North...