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Mabon / The Autumnal Equinox
Mabon is a Sabbat of celebration for the abundance of the harvest; a time meant for us to give thanks through song, dance and feasts. This is a time of balance, when day and night are equal once again; a time of meditation and introspection; a time to slow...
Holidays >> Mabon
Mabon, The Witch's Thanksgiving
To Autumn O Autumn. Laden with fruit, and stained With the blood of the grape, pass not, but sit Beneath my shady roof, there thou may'st rest, And tune thy jolly voice to my fresh pipe; And all the daughters of the year shall dance, Sing now the lusty song...
Holidays >> Mabon
Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Dionysos – A Gift of Abundance and Divine Inspiration
At the end of the summer the four elements have worked their alchemy; a good balance between fertile earth, air of the right temperature, the fire of the sun and gentle rain showers will now have resulted in an abundant harvest. Flowers proudly open up to the...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Feasts of the Times
"There are rituals of the elements and feasts of the times." - AL II,36 The Tropical Zodiac, while not shifting with the precession of the Earth like the Sidereal Zodiac, has the charming...
Magick >> Thelema
Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy

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Earth's Seasons - Equinoxes and Solstices - 2016-2025 from the ...
Autumnal Equinox Alban Elfed - Faces of WomanSpirit
Sep 22, 2014 of Autumnal Equinox, known to the Druids as Alban Elfed (pronounced. “elved” and means the Light of Autumn). It is also known as the Harvest.
Presented for the first time at the IMA since its acquisition in 2008 ...
IMA amps up popular Autumn Equinox celebration. Annual festival receives music makeover on Sept. 20.
Babylonian Star Lore of Scorpio - Skyscript
As the autumn equinox passes, the nights start to outlast the days and once again darkness triumphs ... The autumn skies are dominated by the enormous figure.
Babylonian Star Lore of Libra - Skyscript
As the autumn equinox passes, the nights start to outlast the days and once again darkness ... expresses the autumnal themes of death and descent to the.

Suggested News Resources

When does Spring start in 2016? Spring equinox in the UK explained
Spring and Autumn equinoxes (equal day and night) and the Summer (longest day) and Winter (longest night) solstices mark the start of the astronomical seasons each year. The word 'equinox' itselfactually mean 'equal' (equi) and 'night' (nox).
Autumn's equinox happens early Wednesday
The autumnal equinox arrives precisely at 4:21 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept.
What time does Daylight Saving Time start?
We lose an hour of sleep, balancing out that extra hour gained in the autumn. Arizona, Hawaii and the USA territories of Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa won't touch ...
Time to think about the garden
Since AD325, the date for Easter has been dictated by the equinox. In the northern hemisphere, it marks the start of spring, but in our case, as the southern hemisphere begins to tilt further from the sun, it signals the beginning of autumn.
The 'official' start to spring? Here's how the equinox works

Suggested Web Resources

Fall EquinoxAutumnal Equinox -
Equinoxes are opposite on either side of the equator, so the autumnal (fall) equinox in the Northern Hemisphere is the spring (vernal) equinox in the Southern ...
When and What is the September Equinox? -
Seasons are opposite on either side of the Equator, so the equinox in September is also known as the Autumnal (fall) equinox in the northern hemisphere. In the ...
Everything you need to know: September equinox 2015 | Astronomy ...
Sep 23, 2015 September equinox is Wednesday, September 23 at 8:21 UTC. Autumn (or spring) is coming!
Equinox - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An equinox is an astronomical event in which the plane of Earth's equator passes through the ... Spring equinox and fall (or autumn) equinox: colloquial names based on the seasons. However, these can be ambiguous since the northern ...
The Autumn Equinox is Here! Wait, What's the Autumn Equinox?
Sep 22, 2015 We blew by the longest day of the year with June's summer solstice, and are coming up on the autumnal equinox on Wednesday—the day ...

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