Swords in Magic
The sword has held a place of power and ritual since it first started being made and used. Continue reading “Swords in Magic”
Janus is the ancient Roman God of beginnings, gates, transitions, time, duality, doorways, passages, and endings. A uniquely Roman God, Janus has no equivalent in Greek religion. However late roman period art from the Greek regions has turned up a handful of Janus inspired Hermes artworks. Janus is usually depicted as having two faces, one looking forward, the other back. This forward and backward, future and past, war and peace dichotomy embodies the nature of the God.
Join at the Rockford UU 12:00pm us on Sunday January 6th for Divination Day. Bring your favorite divinations tools to share and discuss. Practice giving readings or have a reading done for you!
Samhain is one of the four major religious festivals in the Celtic calendar.
Samhain is celebrated for three nights at the end of the light half of the year and the beginning of the dark half of the year. This has come to be October 31st, November 1st and 2nd on our modern calendars.
Samhain sees the end of one year and beginning of the new but is not quite either one.