Creating a Festival

Those who know me know I'm a Hellenic Polytheist and that I don't follow the standard neopagan Wheel of the Year. However I'm not a reconstructionist (that somewhat suggests there's a complete body of material waiting to be reconstructed, there isn't, but that's for another post). My practice is informed by historical sources, but it's … Continue reading Creating a Festival

Midsummer

A belated post of just some images from my Midsummer ritual. As far as I'm aware the ancient Greeks didn't acknowledge Midsummer, the closest thing being the Adonia which may have taken place around the summer solstice, but sources disagree on the exact date. This was a festival honouring Adonis as consort of Aphrodite, and … Continue reading Midsummer