Beltane

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It is Beltane here 😀

The sabbats are seasonal:

so in the southern hemisphere it is Beltane (MayDay)

In the northern hemisphere it is Samhain (Halloween)

Beltane was a fertility festival where the villages would come together:

This way “in- breeding” – in the same village was lessened.

A child conceived at Beltane was considered special.

We witches in the days before Wicca became popular; and before “political correctness” ;

jokingly called it the “Nookie Festival.”

Bright Nookie!  😀

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This is me at the very first Australian Wiccan conference in 1984. At spring equinox:

I heard the song Burning Times by Charlie Murphy: My favourite version is by Spiral Dance:

 

My eldest granddaughter is the make artist for these Halloween faces:

 

 

Enjoy your celebrations:

Blessed Be

and be kind to non human life forms

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