Timothy Roderick has been a Wiccan high-priest and Craft leader for over 30 years. He is an award-winning author of books on earth-based spirituality and fantasy fiction. Timothy’s background as a psychotherapist and his studies in mythology, folklore, and shamanism inform his writings. His titles include Wicca: A Year and A Day, Dark Moon Mysteries, The Once Unknown Familiar, and others. For more information, visit Timothyroderick.com.
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Beltane, or May Eve, is one of the most important holidays in the pagan year. It is seen oftentimes as equal to Samhain, its opposite festival in the calendar, as both days are noted for the thinning of the veil that separates this world from the otherworld. However, where Samhain celebrates death, Beltane celebrates life and growth, manifested this time of year by fruit and flower. The hallmark of Beltane is fertility, and it is said that in ancient times peasants would light Beltane bonfires and make love in the fields to promote a good growing season through sympathetic magic. However, Beltane isn't only about sexual union, but rather the union of all opposites, and the new things that are created through that union. To get in touch with the fertile flavor of the season, try this simple incantation from Timothy Roderick's Wicca: A Year and a Day.
This book takes readers on a spiritual journey through the traditional year and a day of Wiccan training. It is the same kind of training you might receive if you were taught by an experienced Wiccan elder. And though it covers many of the essential ...