Solstice And Equinox Dates 2010 To 2020 - So we're now within a week of the Solstice on June 21st. This is the most extreme time of polarity on our planet. For those in the Southern Hemisphere... This is the darkest time of the annual cycle. It is the time of going deep within to confront your deepest truth which may catalyze a death of some past pattern or situation which you've now outgrown
References to the Welsh god Mabon ap Mydron (Mabon, Son of Modron, or ‘Great Son of the Great Mother’) date back well over a thousand years. Today the name Mabon conjures up images of ancient Celtic rituals, of the fruits of the harvest, of flickering flames beneath an autumn moon. So you may be surprised to learn that ‘Mabon’—in reference to the autumnal equinox—dates not to the Dark Ages, but to the Disco Age (a dark age in its own right), the 1970s.
Festivals throughout the year: New Year~Jan. 1st, SPRING EQUINOX May Day~May 1st, SUMMER SOLSTICE Saint John's Tide~June 24th, FALL EQUINOX Michaelmas~Sept. 29th, Martinmas~Nov. 11th, Saint Nicholas~Dec. 6th, Santa Lucia~Dec. 13th, WINTER SOLSTICE Christmas~Dec. 25th.
Autumn Equinox: Sep 21 - 23. Second festival of the season of harvest (Second Harvest) and the point of the year when once again day and night are equal. The Druids call this celebration, Mea'n Fo'mhair, and honour The Green Man, the God of the Forest, by offering libations to the trees. The Welsh know this time as 'Alban Elfed', meaning 'light of autumn'. References to the Welsh god Mabon ap Mydron (Mabon, Son of Modron, or ‘Great Son of the Great Mother’) date back well over a thousand…