Spring Equinox/Ostara

“Never yet was a springtime, when the buds forgot to bloom.” —Margaret Elizabeth Sangster  

Spring Equinox/Ostara Celebrations Now

Spring Equinox/Ostara How to Celebrate Now The Spring Equinox is a time of new beginnings, of action, of planting seeds for future grains, and of tending gardens. Spring is a time of the Earth's renewal, a rousing of nature after the cold sleep of winter. Eggs and Egg Baskets, coloring eggs, bird watching, egg hunts, … Continue reading Spring Equinox/Ostara Celebrations Now

Spring Equinox Celebrations

Spring Equinox Celebrations in the past For early Pagans in the Germanic countries, this was a time to celebrate planting and the new crop season. Typically, the Celtic peoples did not celebrate Ostara as a holiday, although they were in tune with the changing of the seasons. Persian kings known as the Achaemenians celebrated the … Continue reading Spring Equinox Celebrations

Ostara/Spring Equinox 2022

OSTARA (pronounced O-STAR-ah) is one of the Lesser Sabbats and is usually celebrated on the Vernal or Spring Equinox right around March 20/21 (although because of its origins, may instead be celebrated on the fixed date of March 25). Other names by which this Sabbat may be known are Eostre's Day, Rite of Eostre, Alban … Continue reading Ostara/Spring Equinox 2022

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