Tag Archives: Ceremony

Kate Braun :
The Summer Solstice is marked by a Mead
or Honey Moon

This is a fertility festival for crops and animals as well as humans. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | June 13, 2016 “Summer is coming, summer is coming, I know it, I know it…” Monday, June 20, 2016, … finish reading Kate Braun :
The Summer Solstice is marked by a Mead
or Honey Moon

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Kate Braun :
The Spring Equinox falls on Palm Sunday
this year

The Zodiac begins its cycle as Lord Sun moves into Aries, sign of the Ram. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | March 19, 2016 The Vernal or Spring Equinox, also known as Ostara and Lady Day, falls on … finish reading Kate Braun :
The Spring Equinox falls on Palm Sunday
this year

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Energy of Waxing Gibbous Moon points
towards future

Moon Musings: The Second Quarter or Waxing Gibbous Moon falls on February 19-21, 2016. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | February 17, 2016 Lord Sun is in Aquarius, manifesting energies that prompt us to think of the future, … finish reading Kate Braun :
Energy of Waxing Gibbous Moon points
towards future

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Kate Braun :
Welcome in the new during third quarter moon

The closer we come to the end to 2015, the more rapidly change will happen. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | November 23, 2015 Third quarter moons are times to release the old in order to welcome the … finish reading Kate Braun :
Welcome in the new during third quarter moon

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Kate Braun :
Samhain, or Halloween, begins ‘the time of
no time’

Also called Third Harvest and All Hallows Eve, this is a fire festival and should be celebrated outdoors. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | October 24, 2015 Saturday, October 31, 2015, is Samhain, which you may also call … finish reading Kate Braun :
Samhain, or Halloween, begins ‘the time of
no time’

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Kate Braun :
Candlemas celebrates Lord Sun’s renewal

Candlemas falls on the day before the Full Moon, which could add the energy of “making things happen” to your event. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | January 31, 2015 “Spring Fever, spring is here at last/Spring Fever, … finish reading Kate Braun :
Candlemas celebrates Lord Sun’s renewal

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Kate Braun :
On Winter Solstice, holly invites good fortune
for the coming year

This is a time to celebrate newness: a new moon cycle, a new spiritual cycle, a shift of energy. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | December 19, 2014 “Od Yavo Shalom Aleinu / Ve al kulam / Salaam … finish reading Kate Braun :
On Winter Solstice, holly invites good fortune
for the coming year

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Kate Braun :
Samhain, aka Halloween, is a time of transformation

Shorter days and longer nights prompt us to turn our focus inward, to reflect and ponder. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | October 28, 2014 “Cat monsters on the sidewalk / Cat witches in the air / Those … finish reading Kate Braun :
Samhain, aka Halloween, is a time of transformation

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Kate Braun :
The October Full Moon is called a Hunter’s Moon or a Blood Moon

The opposition of Wednesday, the masculine Odin’s day, with the feminine full moon creates its own balance, adding the imperative forcefulness of Odin to the nurturing love of Lady Moon. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | October 7, … finish reading Kate Braun :
The October Full Moon is called a Hunter’s Moon or a Blood Moon

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Kate Braun :
Rejoice in Mother Earth’s bounty during Lammas

Give thanks for the harvest, symbolized by the bread you serve your guests. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | July 28, 2014 “’Harvest moon’ / a change in the weather / I love this time of year” Thursday, … finish reading Kate Braun :
Rejoice in Mother Earth’s bounty during Lammas

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Kate Braun :
Celebrate vitality, creativity, abundance at Summer Solstice

It starts a time of reflection, contemplation, and evaluation of where you are, what you have done, what has been left undone, and why. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | June 17, 2014 “The sun appears to stop/And … finish reading Kate Braun :
Celebrate vitality, creativity, abundance at Summer Solstice

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Kate Braun :
Candlemas can sweep us into our future

Lord Sun is in Aquarius and winter is fast a-fleeting as we celebrate Candlemas with reflected light. “…do do be do, do be do, be do be do be do…” — Swingle Singers scatting Bach By Kate Braun | The … finish reading Kate Braun :
Candlemas can sweep us into our future

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