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February Magic: Imbolc & The Quickening of Spring

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Today begins the month of February, the shortest month of the…

Blood Moon Ritual Bath Salts

On Sunday, Jan 20th 2019 we will celebrate a full blood moon…

Homecoming and the Value of Ritual in Personal Practice

It is mid-September, and outside my window the tall grasses have…

Align With The Magic of Deep Winter: 9 Simple Rituals

Deep winter is the time of long dark nights on either side of…

Solstice Musings On Ritual And The Meaning of 108

Every year for the last seven years I have celebrated the Winter Solstice by doing 108 rounds of Surya Namaskar with my local community here in Tofino. In eastern philosophy the number 108 is considered a number that represents a complete cycle and is the ultimate end of an event or phenomenon and so for this reason it is common to do 108 rounds of prayers on auspicious occasions....