Astrological Sign

Virgo (The Sixth House of the Zodiac)

Virgo If you where born between August 23 and September 22 your astrological sign is Virgo.  Virgo's are analytical, observant, helpful, reliable and precise.  Virgo's can also be skeptical, fussy, inflexible, cold and interfering.  There is a lot more to the Astrological house of Virgo however.  Learn more about Virgo


Pagan, Wiccan, Druid Advice, Tips and Tricks

Ten Things to Take to a Pagan Festival

If you are attending any type of Pagan festival there are certain things you should take with you depending on what type of an event it is. Whether it’s an afternoon event with potluck dinner or a week-long celebration in the woods there are ten items at a minimum, that will help to ensure that you have a good time and get the most benefit out of the celebration. The ten things you’ll want to remember next time you go to a Pagan festival are:

  • Your Magical Tools
  • An Offering for the Altar
  • A Dish to Share
  • A Chair or Blanket to Sit On
  • An Understanding of Basic Ritual Format
  • Notebook and Pen
  • A Watch
  • Camping Gear and Personal Items
  • A Donation of Time or Money
  • A Positive Attitude and an Open Mind

Daily Influence

Every day of the week has its own specific planet related energy.  Sometimes gearing specific acts towards these days will be more effective than not.

Influence for Sunday (Sunnudagr, Sun's Day)


Planet: Sun
Colors: Yellow, Gold, Orange
Element: Fire
Number: 6
Plant: Rosemary
Energy: General success, business partnerships, business ventures, promotions and professional success.

Spells of many kinds may be done on Sunday, the Sun giving energy to them all, but best for healing and success. Spells for physical strength, obtaining goals, illumination, and initiating any magickal activity.

Day to work on friendships, happiness, mental or physical health.

Pagan, Wiccan, Druid Sabbats (Holidays)
Next Sabbat - Samhain (October 31)

Samhain OakRelative Deities: Hectate, Pan, Persephone, Hades, the Morrigan
Related Herbs: Bay leaf, lavender, mugwort, nutmeg, sage
Related Stones: Obsidian, black onyx, bloodstone, amethyst, opal

Samhain [sow’-en] is celebrated on October 31st. Other names are Halloween, Hallows and All Hallows Eve. The celebration relates the roles of Death in the cycle of Life. In ancient cultures this was the day to close loose ends, put things to rest, finish the gathering of crops, and prepare for the winter. The main aspect of this sabbat is to honor those who have died. The potential of working with Spirits is quite connective now. The veil between Life and Death are at its thinnest point this time. We are at the closest to the Spirits which can be the best time to work with divinatory tools. This is one of the highest and most magical times and also considered the New Year.