Popular Pagan Holidays
Autumn: The Croning Time
Well, You Don’t Celebrate Christmas...
Daily Goddess Awareness
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Chri... Yuletide!
The Tale of the Holly King and the Oak King
Anti-Witch Bigotry: Still As Popular and Deadly As Ever
Imbolc: Traditional Celebrations for a Modern Time
The Dark Half of the Year
The Halloween Witch: Sense of Humor or Sense of Ire
Ah...To Be A Witch...
Autumn Equinox: A Point of Balance on the Wheel of the Year
Winter Solstice By Any Other Name
Traditional Yule: Make your Own Homebrewed Mead
Winter Holiday Intentions and Food Magik
The Beltaine Storm
Spiritual Aspects of Yule
Lughnasa: Festival of the Harvest (A Druid's Perspective)
A Meditation on Samhain: How Lucky You Are.
A Celtic View of Samhain
The Solstice Flame: A Yule Story
Alicia Meets Grandmother Autumn: A Children’s Story
Ostara: Enter the Light!
Yule and the New Year
Witches Lost in Halloween
The Best Thing About Death
Supermoms’ and Superdads’ Defense Against “Holiday Kryptonite”
Winter: A Joyous Holiday Season
A Story For Autumn
Thanksgiving Memories of a Native American Witch
Solstice of the Soul
The Samhain Experience
Love Lives On: A Samhain Reflection on Death, Rebirth, and the Afterlife
Imbolg - A Lesson of Positive Change
The Sacredness of Halloween
Bealtine: Blessing the Summer In
Unity During Samhain
A Yule Story for Children ~ The Tiniest Fairy ~
The Summer Solstice: A Time for Awakening
A Samhain Dance
Yuletide Thoughts, Life and Death
Ghosts, Omens, and Fact-Finding: Wandering In Today's Eco-Interface
Samhain and the 'Witch Questions'
Brighid's Healing Sword: Imbolc
The Blood is in the Land
At Samhain, Meet Bilé, God of the Dead of Ireland and the Danu, the All -Mother
Imbolc Musings: We're All Broken
Mabon - The Flash of the Setting Sun
Parting the Veils and Opening to Ancestral Wisdom
"The Horn of Plenty": A Pathworking for Lammas
Lammas: The Sacrificial Harvest
Lascivious Lupercalia: Why Valentine's is a Vital Pagan Holy Day for the Modern World
The Call of the Crone
Opening to the Anima Mundi – The Gift of the Equinox
The Light Within the Shadow of the Winter Solstice
The Serpent's Kiss: Beltane's Fire
The Wheel of the Year: A Journey of Eight Sabbats
Back to Basics: Imbolc
Sonoran Desert Wheel of the Year (Square Peg, Round Hole)
The Lover's Flame-Beltane
Anthesteria, the Hellenic "Samhain"
Samhain: the Sunbeam in the Twilight
Gaia's Mantle:The Greening of the Earth
Beltane and Samhain: Reflections of Life and Death
The Maiden's Breath: The Vernal Equinox
Like Bread for Lughnasa: A Letter
Flashbrewing: Traditional Yule Ginger Beer/Ale
Ole Old-As-The-Hills (A Yule Story)
The Gift of Yule: An Illuminated Wheel
The Hermit's Light: Celebrating the Autumnal Equinox
The Quickening Wheel: Imbolc
Observations for a MidSummer's Eve
The Light of the Harvest: Lammas
My Yule Views
Mother's Flowering-The Summer Solstice
WD Allan's 2013 Holiday Message!
NOTE: For a complete list of articles related to this chapter... Visit the Main Index FOR this section.
Article ID: 4955
Age Group: Adult
Days Up: 5,419
Times Read: 21,307
Author: Sia@FullCircle [a WitchVox Sponsor]
Posted: December 22nd. 2002
Times Viewed: 21,307
The Winter Solstice and Yule celebrations: Here are some links we think you might enjoy:
LINKS FOR YULE
A Winter Solstice Page: Architecture, History & more: [Link] PAGAN COOKING FOR YULE
A Pagan Yule Carol Collection: Pagan words for the traditional carols & new songs for the community. [Link]
For Pagan Parents: A Family Education Web page on the Winter Solstice. [Link]
Nurturing Your Spirit: Questions to ask during the Winter Solstice Season. [Link]
Celebrating the Winter Solstice by Selena Fox: [Link]
Druidic Yule: [Link]
A Brief History of Solstice Celebrations: [Link]
Yule Essays at The Witches' Voice: [Link]
Swedish Yule Goat: [Link]
Sacred Plants of the Winter Solstice: [Link]
Astronomy and the Winter Solstice: [Link]
Winter solstice for 2002 will occur at 5:14 pm PST on December 21. If you want to be precise, please be sure to correct for your time zone.
Here's a chart through 2005, It is based on Universal Time- please adjust it for your time zone.: [Link]
Vegan Recipes for Yule: [Link] PAGAN CRAFTS FOR YULE:
Northern European Yule Wreath: [Link]
Yule Flat Bread and Family Mead: [Link]
Yule Recipes (various) for breads, soups, etc.: [Link]
Solar Cookies, Solstice Stew & Pumpkin Bread: [Link]
Herbal Yule Trees, 12 Herb Sachet & Kissing Balls: [Link]
Pomanders: [Link] SURVIVING THE HOLIDAYS:
Herb & Crystal Ornaments: [Link]
How to Make Yule Logs, Yule Wreaths as well as Peanut Butter & Pine Cone Wreaths for the Birds: [Link]
Help for Stress during the holidays: [Link] CUTTING HOLIDAY COSTS:
Surviving family gatherings: [Link]
Seasonal Depression: [Link]
Tips for a frugal & sensible Holiday Season: [Link] THE PAGAN BOOKSHELF:
Tips for a Frugal and Happy Thanksgiving: [Link]
On the Pagan bookshelf this month we have: Take care of yourselves this season.
When Santa Was A Shaman: The Ancient Origins of Santa Claus and the Christmas Tree by Tony Van Renterghem
"Yule: A Celebration of Light and Warmth" by Dorothy Morrison
"The Solstice Evergreen:The History, Folklore and Origins of the Christmas Tree" by Sheryl Ann Karas
Celebrate the Solstice: Honoring the Earth's Seasonal Rhythms through Festival and Ceremony by Richard Heinberg.
Unplug the Christmas Machine by Jo Robinson & Simplify Your Christmas: 100 Ways to Reduce Your Stress and Recapture the Joy of the Holidays by Elaine St. James (These are good books people of all faiths)
We are also happy to announce a new Discworld book by Terry Pratchett titled "Nightwatch". It is currently available in hardcover editions at your local bookstore. It will make a wonderful Yule gift for those diehard Discworld fans.
Blessed Yule to you and yours,
Location: Portland, Oregon
Author's Profile: To learn more about Sia@FullCircle - Click HERE
Other Articles: Sia@FullCircle has posted 23 additional articles- View them?
Other Listings: To view ALL of my listings: Click HERE
Email Sia@FullCircle... (No, I have NOT opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please do NOT send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.)
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2017 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.
of The World
NOTE: The essay on this page contains the writings and opinions of the listed author(s) and is not necessarily shared or endorsed by the Witches' Voice inc.
The Witches' Voice does not verify or attest to the historical accuracy contained in the content of this essay.
All WitchVox essays contain a valid email address, feel free to send your comments, thoughts or concerns directly to the listed author(s).