Religion and Spirituality Archive

Celebrating the vernal equinox: Beyond bunnies and eggs

By Donyae Coles
The vernal equinox is celebrated in the west as Ostara by many but this

Canadian Pagans taking a stand against bigotry and intolerance

By Jade Pichette
On Human Rights Day last year, a group of Canadian Pagan and Heathens launched

Imbolc: White candles and the Divine Feminine

By Donyae Coles
Imbolc is one of the greater Sabbats, celebrated as the halfway point towards spring

Black witch resources: Getting started

By Donyae Coles
Black witch doesn't mean dark magick, it means that the practitioner identifies as Black.

Dawtas of the Moon: A chat with Omitola Yejide Ogunsina

By Donyae Coles
Omitola Yejide Ogunsina is the founder of Dawtas of the Moon, a convention for

Not your spirit animal: Cultural appropriation, misinformation, and the Internet

By Donyae Coles
The idea of a spirit animal is common in and out of Pagan spaces

Greatest Hits: Best of Spirituality in 2016

By Spiral Nature
Of the 17 articles on religion and spirituality Spiral Nature published in 2016, these

Not exactly a New Year’s resolution: The saying of the year

By Laura Perry
I’ve never been big on New Year’s resolutions. I tend to feel quiet and

Working with multiple pantheons: A beginner’s guide

By Donyae Coles
There are many gods and goddess across many different cultures. As we learn more

Sharing your magick with children: Feeding their curiosity and facing your challenges

By Donyae Coles
Children are curious about magick but speaking about your beliefs can be a challenge.

Samhain: A bubbling cauldron full of fun crafts

By Susan Starr
Samhain, of all the sabbats, is the one I most associate with craft-making.

Mabon: Nature-based crafts for the Witches’ Thanksgiving

By Susan Starr
Crisp autumn air, rustling leaves underfoot, light sweaters, the first apples -- Mabon is