Religion and Spirituality Archive

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

Satanism in music and devotional practice

By Marie RavenSoul
All religions have had their own style of music for devotional experience. In Satanism,

Lughnasadh crafts: Candle holder and herb incense

By Susan Starr
These crafts help celebrate the Lammas, or Lughnasadh, sabbat with incense and light. Make

Connecting with the dead

By Chris Allaun
Our ancestors are some of the most important spirits to incorporate into our spiritual

Litha: Celebrating sunny days on Midsummer’s Eve

By Susan Starr
The Wheel of the Year has turned an eighth from Beltane to Litha, celebrated