The AQUARIUS Blue FULL MOON, is one day before Lammas August 1st, one of the 8 stations of the Sun in the wiccan/pagan calendar year. This is the position of the South West on the sacred wheel of life.
(RNS1-AUG. 1) Revelers of Lughnasadh, the wheat harvest festival, erected this straw-filled representation of a diety at a Scottish island in 2000. For use with RNS-PAGAN-LAMMAS transmitted Aug. 1, 2014. Creative Commons image by Bruce McAdam
The original wheat/corn man before being burned. The original Burning man
It is traditionally a time of celebration of the harvest. John Barleycorn or a corn man figure symbolizing the sacred grain and most especially a sacred loaf was baked and offered to the four directions and the earth in gratitude.
Traditional Lammas Loaf,
The Goddess CERES/ Demeter would be honored as the giver of abundant grains.
Lughnasad is its other name. We are half way to the…
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