I’ve heard that before. Have you? Perhaps you’ve said it. What does it really mean? I will explore and challenge the interpretations of that statement. Together we will look courageously into the face of what it means to be human and what we might consider “the ultimate sacrifice”.
The first of three harvest festivals. It is a time of joy and tension. It is a time of gratitude. Come with an open heart and be willing to journey with us as we look back at what we planted this Spring and prepare for the winter months to come.
Also known as the Gaelic May Day festival is halfway between the spring equinox and the summer solstice. It is one of the four Gaelic seasonal festivals—along with Samhain, Imbolc and Lughnasadh.
Samhain is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the “darker half” of the year.