Thursday, January 8, 2009

Imbolc Day 2

Get Ready for Imbolc!

Day 2: Legends and Lore of Imbolc

Patti Wigington from Patti Wigington
February is a time of festival and celebration in many cultures. Today we'll be talking about some of the deities honored during the season of Imbolc, as well as some customs from around the world.

Imbolc Deities

Although Imbolc is traditionally associated with Brighid, the hearth goddess of Ireland (and we'll be talking more about her tomorrow), there are other gods and goddesses who are represented at this time of year. From the Italian Aradia to Vesta of Rome, this is a time to celebrate deities of home and hearth...Read More

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