It is Beltane here “Down Under”
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! 😀
This is me at the very first Australian Wiccan conference in 1984. At spring equinox:
Where I heard the song “Burning Times” by Charlie Murphy
This version is by Spiral Dance:
Enjoy your celebrations:
and be kind and respectful of non human life forms
–the continued existence of all life depends on it
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