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Simple Ways to Celebrate Lughnasadh
Posted by Holly Gayer on
It’s August 1st, time to celebrate Lughnasadh! Also known Lammas, this sabbat marks the first harvest or grain harvest. It is celebrated in the northern hemisphere on August 1 st (southern hemisphere, February 1st). Traditionally, named after the Gaelic sun god, Lugh, this tradition celebrates the first harvest (typically grains) in ancient times. This celebration continues today throughout the world with pagans and witches as part of their traditions. As with most traditions, there are offering items, color, herbs and crystal that correspond with this celebration. Depending on your practice, you may choose to incorporate what speaks to you. Whether...
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