Happy Yule!

Happy Yule to all, and may the new year bring good things into your life! Last week our Protogrove held our Yule ritual honoring Odin. Outside around our altar and a warm fire we remembered him and the sacrifices he … Continue reading

Koliada – 2014

In the dying light of the afternoon sun we gathered around the fire. It was at the home of one of our grove mates, a new space for our rites, but with the fire, altar and friends, it was the … Continue reading

Winter Solstice – 2013

Yesterday we had our Slavic Winter Solstice rite to honor the Kindred.  The Slavic pagans and early Slavic Christians saw the Winter Solstice as a time when the world was closest to the underworld and had similar traditions as the … Continue reading