Posts Tagged ‘Pagan’

Crafts for Wiccans: Happy Samhain!

October is a time for Halloween costumes and candy, fun and parties, and scary movies. But this holiday started many centuries ago with ancient Pagan traditions of celebrating the harvest and preparing for the dark, cold winter to come. For those who practice Wicca, a modern form of the ancient pre-Christian religions, there is still […]

Happy May Day!

May Day, the first of May, is significant for several reasons. It’s a traditional Pagan holiday, dating back to pre-christian Europe, and celebrates the return of Spring in the Northern Hemisphere. It is still celebrated with bonfires, folk dancing (such as Morris Dancing in England), May Poles, and the crowning of the May Queen. May […]