Samhain 2012

This year’s Samhain and ‘Celtic new year’ activities included rituals for protection and good fortune, the obligatory pumpkin carving, and feasting. Hurricane Sandy Prayers, saining with salt, full moon prayers for peace, Samahin, ritual house cleaning, ancestor’s feast, jack-o-lantern, and drawing wash rituals.

Spiritual Offerings

Thoughts on spiritual offerings- earth, air, fire, water, and spirit offerings. Examples of outdoors, pagan, or druid offerings.

Growing Herbs

Some experiences growing medicinal and Druid herbs. Photos and info on Angelica, Lady’s Mantle, Meadowsweet, Mugwort, vervain, and more.

Beltane Ritual

Beltane (Beltaine) 2012 druid ritual; text with photos (OBOD Druid style by Danaan). Opening, quarters, ritual, and closing.