The Equinox arrives today at 7:29pm PDT.
Night and day are exactly the same length.
Today marks an
astronomical transition point between Summer and Winter. It's the ancient Celtic festival of Meán Fómhair, or "Middle Harvest. This is the second harvest
festival of the year, the first being Lammas (August 1st) and the third
being Halloween (October 31st).
The seeds we have planted in the Spring
are now coming to fruition.
have you been working on this year? What is coming to fruition in your
life right now? It's harvest season, where we see the result of our labors.
We reap what we have sown. Take Stock of what's around you.
"Libra Full Moon" by Alice Bailey
we feel the turn of the wheel of the year. Standing in the middle of
equal daylight to equal nighttime, we also look at BALANCE. Are we out
of balance in our lives? Are we taking care of ourselves? Are we working
hard but making time for our dreams and having fun too?
Colors of the Season Orange, Dark Red, Yellow, Indigo, and Brown.
Black and White.
This holiday was pivotal in ancient times, since a good final harvest
was crucial to surviving the winter months ahead. Relationships are
reassessed so we can decide who is best to take into the harsh winter
with us. If someone is draining your energy, now might be the time to
This is also the time to welcome the season of the Crone. In Greek mythology, Persephone
goes to the Underworld to learn the secrets of the Crone.