Beltane Blessings! Beltane or May Day represents the beginning of Summer or the height of Spring. Beltane, which comes from the Gaelic word meaning “bright fire” or “lucky fire”, honours fertility, at a time when the earth blossoms, and the creative force of fire. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living. Continue reading Beltane Blessings!
Brief History of Beltane Beltane has been translated in many ways. One translation is “Bel-fire” or “Bel’s fire.” Bel, Beli, Belenos, Balar, or Belinus is the ancient Celtic god of light and fire. This god’s actual name may not have been Bel, as Bel could well have been a title, a term of respect, as […] via Beltane/Beltaine/May Day — ravenhawks’ magazine Continue reading Beltane/Beltaine/May Day — ravenhawks’ magazine