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Wicca Spells & Rituals for Lammas August 1, 2014

Lammas is the Wiccan festival of appreciation for prosperity and also a time for spells and rituals to generate more good fortune in our lives. To me, this is one of the less well-known festivals on the Wheel of the … Continue reading

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Midsummer Wiccan Rituals & Spells June 21, 2014

  The Pagan sabbat of Midsummer or summer solstice takes place on June 21, 2014 and marks the longest day of the year. In Wiccan traditions, the Holly King vanquishes the Oak King and we begin our slow and steady descent toward … Continue reading

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Wiccan Spells & Rituals for Beltane May 1, 2014

May 1st is Beltane, the traditional Wiccan celebration of fertility and creative energy. Beltane is an ideal time for spells and rituals designed to bring love and creativity into your life. My Wheel of the Year guide has a simple … Continue reading

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Rituals & Spells for Ostara/Spring Equinox March 20, 2014

Ostara or Spring Equinox, is one of the eight festivals on the Wiccan Wheel of the Year. In 2014, it takes place on March 20.  Ostara was the Goddess of Spring, representing all that was new and fresh. Many of … Continue reading

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What is the Wiccan Wheel of the Year?

One of the most popular questions from beginner or novice Witches concerns the Wheel of the Year. Since ancient times, our ancestors celebrated the annual solar cycle of the four seasons and their midpoints. These eight festivals are rich with … Continue reading

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Wiccan Imbolc Spells & Rituals Feb 1, 2014

On February 1, 2014, Wiccans will celebrate the Wheel of the Year festival of Imbolc or Candlemas. It’s a traditional time for initiation rituals and for spells that celebrate the return of longer days. Another theme for Imbolc is “energy … Continue reading

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Rituals for Witches New Year October 31st, 2013

October 31st is Samhain, the Witches’ New Year.  Some consider it to be the most important festival, or sabbat, on the Wiccan Wheel of the Year. Samhain is a time for remembering our past, including departed friends and loved ones.  … Continue reading

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Autumn Equinox Spells & Rituals September 22, 2013

Wiccans will celebrate the Wheel of the Year festival of Autumn Equinox or Mabon in the Northern hemisphere on September 22, 2013. At this time, the days and nights are again of equal length (as in the Spring Equinox) so spells and … Continue reading

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Lammas Spells & Rituals August 1st 2013

August 1st is the Witches’ celebration of Lammas, one of the sabbats or festivals on the Wheel of the Year. Lammas is opposite to Imbolc on the wheel, so we now take heed of the sun going down and the … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice June 21, 2013 Spells & Rituals

Midsummer/Summer Solstice-June 21 Midsummer or the summer solstice marks the longest day of the year. Now, the Holly King vanquishes the Oak King and we begin our long descent toward the darkness of winter. We need to make a decision … Continue reading

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