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Wheel of the Year and why we follow it

Wheel of the Year and why we follow it: The wheel of the year is an annual cycle of seasonal festivals, observed by many modern pagans. It consists of either four or eight festivals: either the solstice and equinoxes, known as the “quarter days”, or the four midpoints between, known[…] Read More →

Smudging, Why do we do this?

Smudging is the common name given to the sacred smoke bowl blessing, a powerful native North American cleansing technique. Smudging calls on the spirits of sacred plants to drive away negative energies and restore balance. It is the art of cleansing yourself and your environment using simple ritual and ceremony.[…] Read More →