A selection of articles related to vernal.
Original articles from our library related to the Vernal. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Vernal.
- Ostara - The Vernal Equimox
- ABOUT OSTARA | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT OSTARA Ostara (pronounced Oh-star-ah) is also called Eostre, Easter, Vernal Equinox, Spring Equinox, and the First Day of Spring. This is the time of year when day & night are equal, and heralds the return of...
Holidays >> Ostara
- 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
- 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
- ASTRONICA: Blessing or Nightmare for Astrology?
- If NASA's engineers only had eleventh-century astronomy knowledge, do you think they could have landed the "Rover" on Mars? If modern day astrophysicists could only make use of ancient Assyrian astronomy, do you think they would have been able to...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
- Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
- A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
- Hey! Isn't That Christmas Star a Pentacle?
- Isn't that Star of Bethlehem a Pentagram? Well, of course it is. Just as the Saxon Eostra (or whatever spelling catches your fancy) lent her rabbit and name in English to Pasch. Also, the day of Christ's Mass is actually the festival of the birthday of Mithra;...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Vernal is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Vernal books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- CREATING VERNAL PONDS
- Cover photo shows the aquatic plant sweet flag surrounding a vernal pond constructed creating a vernal pond that looks and functions like a natural wetland.
- California Vernal Pool Assessment Preliminary Report
- State of California. The Resources Agency. Department of Fish and Game.
- Guidelines for the Certification of Vernal Pool Habitat
- The NHESP also administers the state's official vernal pool certification program.
- Vernal Pools
- Vernal Pools: Unique Habitat, Unique Wildlife . Terms Used to Describe Vernal Pools . Get Permission to Look for Vernal Pools on Private Land.
- VERNAL POOLS
- TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE. Enchanted Rock. STATE NATURAL AREA.
Suggested News Resources
- Vernal driver is killed in crash with stopped school bus
- A 37-year-old Vernal man was killed early Friday after his vehicle crashed into a stopped school bus, police said. Vernal police said Orlando Octavio Ramirez was driving his Jeep Cherokee when his vehicle failed to stop at a red light at 500 W.
- No second chances in climate change crisis
- Did you read about the three people who died when they went over Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park? They didn't heed the clear warnings and apparently didn't understand the physics of human weight on smooth, slanting, wet stones.
- Body of man swept over Yosemite waterfall is found
- Park rangers and search-and-rescue teams continue to search for another man and woman who slipped over the edge of Vernal Fall with him.
- Searches yield no sign of Yosemite hikers despite slower river flow
- Flow in the Merced River has slowed considerably over the last several days, but continuing searches still haven't found any sign of two hikers who went over Vernal Fall in Yosemite National Park in July.
- Half Dome death: Jerry Brown sees danger at Yosemite
- Jerry Brown and wife Anne Gust were visiting Yosemite National Park when three tourists tumbled over Vernal Falls after climbing over a metal rail.
Suggested Web Resources
- Welcome to Vernal City. Utah
- Official municipal web site with information on city government, local development, education, history and statistics.
- Vernal - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary
- of, relating to, or occurring in the spring <vernal equinox> <vernal sunshine>. 2. : fresh or new like the spring; also : youthful.
- Home - Vernal.com - The Vernal Express
- 2 days ago The grand opening of the Golden Age Center and Brain Gym, 330 S. Aggie Blvd.