Religion and Spirituality Archive

Beltane: Dancing with the faery folk

By Susan Starr
One of the four major fire festivals of the Wiccan Wheel of the Year,

Mysteries of Isis

By Mogg Morgan
A detailed account of the workings of a mystery cult, devoted to Isis, is

Ostara: Welcoming the fecund earth

By Susan Starr
Ostara is associated with the Earth’s renewal and fertility after the long winter.

Problems with whitewashing in worship

By Donyae Coles
Even in enlightened communities such as our own, whitewashing happens in spiritual practice.

Imbolc: Lambs, light and the Feast of Brigid

By Susan Starr
Coming next in the Wheel of the Year after Yule, the return of the

Heathenry and Anglo-Saxon cosmology

By Marc Gaidin
Anglo-Saxon Heathenry is sometimes called Fyrnsidu, and is a nebulous and lesser-understood branch of

Greatest Hits: Best of Spirituality in 2015

By Spiral Nature
Now we’ll share the list of our 9 most popular Spirituality articles from 2015.

Yule: Lighting up the night

By Susan Starr
Yule or the winter solstice -- December 21 or 22 in the northern hemisphere

After awakening: Otherkin and spirituality

By Xenia
Otherkin experience a process of awakening that can effect their spirituality. Here is some

Celebrating Samhain with the Dumb Supper

By Susan Starr
At Samhain we invite our ancestors to the harvest table, cook their favourite dishes

Mabon: The harvest of the autumn equinox

By Susan Starr
The second harvest corresponds to the autumnal equinox and is called Mabon, a modern

Sacred tattoos: Temporary skin, permanent mark

By Xenia
Sacred tattoos are a literal transformation; a body with a tattoo is not the