The Goddesses Eostre & Vesna; Celebrating Ostara & the Spring Equinox, by Colleen M. Chesebro

The second celebration on the Pagan Wheel of the Year is the Spring Equinox, also called Ostara, which is named after the Germanic goddess, Eostre, of Norse origin. Her name was also the inspiration for the Christian name, "Easter," and for the name, "Ostara." Eostre is the goddess of springtime and is always represented with … Continue reading The Goddesses Eostre & Vesna; Celebrating Ostara & the Spring Equinox, by Colleen M. Chesebro

Happy Ostara

Happy Ostara! The spring equinox bursts forth on the rays of the spring sun at 10:15 AM, Mountain Time. Welcome Spring! The month of March is a time of metamorphosis. Winter's bleak hold loosens with visions of blue skies and promises of warmth. Harsh winds and catastrophic snowstorms battle to keep winter's grip on the season. … Continue reading Happy Ostara