Seasonal Almanac

Today is Lughnasadh, Lammas, or August 1, 2008 CE.

The Festival of Lughnasadh began at Sunset on July 31st.

It is the 1st day of the Season of Foghamnhar, and the 1st day of the Month of MÌ na Lynasa.

It is also Thursday, in the common tongue, or Gwwner in Welsh.

It is the Druidic day of the Apple.

1 Foghamnhar- Discovery of Lindow Man, who has been dated to the second century BCE and is believed to be a Druid, 1984.

1 Foghamnhar - NEW MOON w/ Solar Eclipse

7 Foghamnhar - Gaia Consciousness Day--Day to meditate on Mother Earth as a living entity.

8 - 10 Foghamnhar - Sequoia Pan Pagan Gathering at Humboldt Redwoods State Park, Northern California.

16 Foghamnhar - FULL "Corn" MOON w/ Lunar Eclipse

22 Foghamnhar - The Sun enters Virgo.

23 Foghamnhar - Birthday of Ceridwen Seren-Ddaear, RDG Co-Founder.

32 Foghamnhar - Me·n Fûmhair (September) begins (a Monday - Dydd Llun - Day of the Willow)

32 Foghamnhar - Labor Day (US)

37 Foghamnhar - Oberon Zell applies James Lovelock's Gaia Theory to Neo- Paganism, 1970.

46 Foghamnhar - FULL "Harvest" MOON

53 Foghamnhar - Mabon / Alban Elued, or the Autumnal Equinox. The Sun enters Libra.

54 Foghamnhar - Birthday of the Goddess Cywarch, daughter of Dalon ap Landu and Sequoia.

57 Foghamnhar - Native American Day

60 Foghamnhar - NEW MOON

61 Foghamnhar - Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year - 5769)

62 Foghamnhar - Deireadh Fuhmhair (October) begins (a Wednesday - Dydd Mercher -- Day of the Hazel).

75 Foghamnhar - INVASION DAY (aka, Columbus Day)

75 Foghamnhar - FULL "Blood" MOON

83 Foghamnhar - The Sun enters Scorpio.

85 Foghamnhar - United Nations Day

89 Foghamnhar - NEW MOON

92 Foghamnhar - The Festival of Samhain (Halloween / Calan Gaeaf).
Eve of the Celtic New Year

1 Geimredh - The Season of Geimredh begins at Sunset (1 MÌ na Samhna, November 1, 2008) 1st day of the 3rd Year (YGR 3) of the 2nd Age of the Reform.