Astrological Sign

Cancer (The Forth House of the Zodiac)

Cancer If you where born between June 21 and July 22 your astrological sign is Cancer.  Cancer's are loyal, dependable caring, adaptable and responsive.  Cancers can also be moody, clingy, self-pitying, oversensitive and self-absorbed.  There is a lot more to the Astrological house of Cancer however.  Learn more about Cancer


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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)

Solardisk

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 - Lammas (July 31 and August 1)

Relative Deities: Ceres, Demeter, the Corn Mother, Lugh, John Barleycorn, the Green Man
Relative Herbs: All herbs and all grains (corn, wheat, milo, rice, oats, etc.)
Relative Stones: Tiger-eye, golden topaz, opal, citrine, ametrine

Lammas, also known as Lughnasadh [loog’-na-sod] is the mid summer and the start of the harvest. Celebration to the Sun God for His help with the fertility of the Earth and He begins to wane in the sky. However, His seeds are in Mother Earth and She is at Her peak. Fruits and vegetables are ripened and herbs are at their most potent at this time. We reap the fruits of Her labor and know that we are blessed by all of Mother Earth’s bounty.