Humanistic Paganism

Category: Seasonal


Happy Fall Equinox!

Happy Fall Equinox, or Mabon!  Of course, our spherical planet also gives us the beautiful symmetry of the Spring Equinox (& Ostara) being celebrated now by our Southern Hemisphere friends. Celebrations Some of the ways many of us are celebrating were published…

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Foremothers by Glenys Livingstone Ph.D.

Women’s Spirituality emerged in the 1970’s and 80’s as a major component of the “second wave” of the women’s liberation movement. On this site you will meet some of the Foremothers of that emergence, many of whom are actively continuing and evolving their work today. 

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The Fall Equinox Approaches!

In the Northern Hemisphere, the Fall Equinox is celebrated in less than three weeks (it is September 22nd this year in the United States, but on the 23rd in Europe) as Mabon, also called Harvest Home.  (Those in the Southern Hemisphere celebrate…

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The Moon Steps Aside to give us the Perseid Meteor Shower! by Starstuff, Contemplating

She thought she could now actually feel the Earth turn–not just imagine it in her head, but really feel it in the pit of her stomach. It was like descending in a fast elevator. She craned her neck back further,…

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Happy Summer Thermstice/Lammas!

Celebrations Heat! Productivity! Strength! Growing Darkness!  These and many other themes join with the baking of bread and early harvest celebrations of Lunasa.  An odd tangent, but related to many of these, are diamonds.  Diamonds are made under incredible heat…

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