Seasonal Almanac

Today is Lughnasadh, Lammas, or August 1, 2011 CE.

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

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

It is also Monday, in the common tongue, or Dyd Llun in Welsh.

It is the Druidic day of the Willow.

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

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

13 Foghamhar - FULL "Sturgeon" MOON

22 Foghamhar - The Sun enters Virgo.

23 Foghamhar - Birthday of Ceridwen Seren-Ddaear, RDG Co-Founder & Senior Archdruid.

28 Foghamhar -

32 Foghamhar - Me·n Fûmhair (September) begins (a Thursday - Dydd Lau - Day of the Oak)

36 Foghamhar - Labor Day (US)

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

43 Foghamhar - FULL "Harvest" MOON

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

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

57 Foghamhar - NEW MOON -- Native American Day

59 Foghamhar - Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year - 5771)

62 Foghamhar - Deireadh Fuhmhair (October) begins (a Satyrday - Dydd Sadwrn -- Day of the Sequoia).

71 Foghamhar - INVASION DAY (aka, Columbus Day)

73 Foghamhar - FULL "Hunters" MOON

83 Foghamhar - The Sun enters Scorpio

85 Foghamhar - United Nations Day

87 Foghamhar - NEW MOON

92 Foghamhar - 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, 2011 -- 1st day of the 6th Year (YGR 5) of the 2nd Age of the Reform.