Osiris (Egyptian) Great God and Isis's partner, father of Horus. He sacrificed himself so that life could regenerate. We always hear about Isis but not much about him. Well September 24 is sacred to Osiris for death and rebirth. Great day to do a sheet in your BOS about him.
In myth, the Goddess sees with sadness that the strength of the Sun God is fading, but it lives on inside her as her child. The fruits of our labor are celebrated and enjoyed from out gardens. A time to look back and celebrate successes and achievements of the past year. In cutting the corn the seed is gathered in and ensuring a new life.
Imagery to use -
Corn and wheat, a large scythe, daisies for joy and success, grapes for opulence, loaves of beautiful breads to represent new creations formed from raw material and ideas and labor.
Sacred to Osiris, Egyptian God of death and rebirth.
Sacred to Felicitas, Roman Goddess of good fortune and luck.
Infamous occultist and magician Aleister Crowley was born in 1875.
Sacred to Mars, Roman God of battle.
A day to honor Cernunnos, the Pagan Horned God of fertility, wild animals , the forest and hunting.
Samhain is one of the Greater Sabbats and an agricultural festival now adays. On the land it is the 3rd and last harvest of the year ( Lammas and Mabon being the first 2 ) and time to store the final food stores away for the winter. Samhain is the beginning of the Witches Year, a time of divination and prophecy and a time to honor the dead.
I'm a big whooping 49... getting really close to that magic number as they say. lol I am on the road with my awesome hubby again, and this time spending my birthday and the whole Mabon in Rochester NY for work. But Im going to share my doodles that I have been doing.. time wasters mostly cause its to cod to go out side and raining on top of that. So this is my birthday gift to myself was to recall all the new things that I could think of that has happened ( that I can personal ) remember. So heres your peek.
Sooo sorry its turned.. but I give trying to figure it out and why I cant get it to go the right way.. I took it the right way... right way right way.. see what getting old dose to you. lol
oh and great this one is upside down !!
Well if you hung in this far thank so very much.. Please enjoy your day and bright blessing to you and yours .