If you’re feeling a bit jaded about Christmas, you don’t have to dig too far underneath all the bling and glitz – and the Judaic narrative – to discover that it’s actually a real and very potent time of year for Earth magic, as the fiery arrow of Sagittarius flies towards the Taurus bull of fertility and the Horned One of Capricorn springs into action at the Birth of the Radiant Child on the Winter Solstice today.
The Birth of the Radiant Child has been celebrated across all the Three Worlds – the Underworld, the Bright World of Earth, and the Upper World – from time immemorial, because the divine child’s conception involves the co-operation of and communion between all three realms. Continue reading
I find all the expectations about 2012 to be largely overblown and mainly based on the pink smoke and mirrors of psy-ops. It’s conveniently forgotten that whatever the reason that the Mayans decided to end their calendar at 21 December 2012 makes no difference. Since the various calendar reforms by first Julius Caesar in 46 BC and then Pope Gregory XIII in 1582, we’re no longer in synch with their Short Count or Long Count calendars. However, there is one extraordinary event that will happen this year – in a few weeks time, in fact. And it’s been getting buried under all the other hype around. Continue reading