Religion and Spirituality Archive

Lughnasadh: The feast of grain and berries

By Susan Starr
Lughnasadh, also known as Lammas, is all about giving thanks for and eating the

Initiation and Islamic gnosis

By Angel Millar
Islamic gnosis is one of the paths of worship, a path based on knowledge

Did Freemasonry invent modern Paganism?

By Angel Millar
Freemasonry's influence may have gone largely unacknowledged, though it, too, at times, has existed

Ostara traditions: Eggs, rabbits, and rituals

By Samantha Bell
Keeping with tradition, Ostara is a great time for spell work involving new beginnings,

Pomegranates and trauma: Delving into the Underworld

By Xenia
Though I never chose to go there in the first place, I can never

5 ways to connect with nature as an urban Pagan

By Samantha Bell
If you’re like me, stuck in the concrete jungle, I’ve found five ways to

When a coven comes to its natural end

By A Gardnerian
Little pieces go with you when your coven comes to a natural conclusion.

On the many roles of Hathor

By Tanvir Sufi
Hathor is described as the creator and guardian of one of the gates to

Honouring queer and non-binary forms of nature

By Xenia
A queer Pagan seeks a form of nature worship they could relate to, and

God, Goddess, and Other: Fertility faiths and queer identities

By Xenia
Can Wicca and other fertility-based faiths be reconciled with queer and non-binary identities?

How to build an ancestor altar

By Susan Starr
In shamanism you learn fairly quickly about the constant presence and influence of the

How to plan a pilgrimage

By Jarred Triskelion
In this technological age, we can travel anywhere in relative ease and comfort. For