Seasonal Almanac

Today is Lughnasadh, Lammas, or August 1, 2010 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 Sunday, in the common tongue, or Dyd Sul in Welsh.

It is the Druidic day of the Birch.

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--Day to meditate on Mother Earth as a living entity.

9 Foghamhar - NEW MOON

22 Foghamhar - The Sun enters Virgo.

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

24 Foghamhar - FULL "Sturgeon" Moon

32 Foghamhar - Me·n Fûmhair (September) begins (a Tuesday - Dydd Mawrth - Day of the Holy)

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

38 Foghamhar - Labor Day (US)

39 Foghamhar - NEW MOON

49 Foghamhar - Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year - 5770)

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

54 Foghamhar - FULL "Harvest" MOON

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

57 Foghamhar - Native American Day

62 Foghamhar - Deireadh Fuhmhair (October) begins (a Thursday - Dydd Lau -- Day of the Oak).

68 Foghamhar - NEW MOON

73 Foghamhar - INVASION DAY (aka, Columbus Day)

83 Foghamhar - FULL "Hunters" MOON

83 Foghamhar - The Sun enters Scorpio.

85 Foghamhar - United Nations Day

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, 2010 1st day of the 5th Year (YGR 5) of the 2nd Age of the Reform.