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Autumn Equinox

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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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Autumnal Equinox Alban Elfed
MABON or AUTUMN EQUINOX by Merlyn. An earlier version of this article appeared in Lady Letter, volume 1. no.
Autumn Equinox Celebration
Petting Zoo for the kids .the ending of summer. Celebrate Fall with us.
Autumnal Equinox
Autumnal Equinox. • Sunday September 23: first day of autumn. • Equinox: equal; the length of daylight and night are approximately the same.
Aontacht Volume 3 Issue 4 Spring - Autumn Equinox 2011
May 15, 2011 Aontacht. Volume 3 Issue 4| Spring/Autumn Equinox 2011 creating unity in community. Brought to you by Druidic Dawn (www.

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Fall equinox Sept. 23
By Bob Killam Enid News and Eagle Fall, or autumn, equinox begins at 4:06 pm Sept. 23, when the sun, appearing to travel along the ecliptic, reaches the point where it crosses the equator into the southern celestial hemisphere.
At Large : Cosmic wobbling and the end of one of those summers
By Doug Cabral A president, Illumination, The Fair, fireworks, a hurricane, Labor Day, back to school, autumn equinox. That's the familiar late summer rhythm of Martha's Vineyard. We know it, we expect it, we don't complain.
A Pilgrim in Ireland
Restaurant news from Mohegan Sun, Whistling Swan, Bistro Les Gras
"A Timely Murder" is themed around the upcoming autumn equinox, and prizes will be given to those who help solve the "crime." The following week, on September 16, the Munich Haus will be hosting a Comedy Show featuring four "stand-up" professionals.
Faith Briefs
17 at Clapp Park, 46th Street. and Avenue W. The event includes dancing, rituals and other activities celebrating the Autumn Equinox, a time of thanksgiving in many Pagan traditions.

Suggested Web Resources

Equinox - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The September Equinox Explained
Fall Equinox —
At the autumnal equinox (Sept. 23, 2011, 5:05 A.M.
Autumnal Equinox -- from Eric Weisstein's World of Astronomy
Diversity Calendar: Autumnal Equinox
Autumnal Equinox.

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