Beltane

Beltane is one of 8 neo pagan sabbats, holidays that make up the Wheel of the Year.

April 30 - May 1st

Also known as May Eve, May Day, and Walpurgis Night

Handfastings are typically done during this magical time.

Planet: Venus

Element: Fire

Ideas: Creative Endeavors, Handfastings, Harvest, Seeds, Ribbons, May Pole

Colors:  white, Silver, Green, Red, Yellow, Purple

 

 

Tree: Birch, Ash

Plants & Herbs:  Roses, Bluebells, Marigolds, Daisies, Primroses, Violets, Lilac, Hawthorn, Rosemary  Angelica, Cinquefoil, Ivy, Satyrion Root, 

Gemstone: Sapphires, Bloodstones, Emeralds, Orange Carnelians, Rose Quartz.

 

 

Oils & Incense: Lilac, Frankincense, Passion Flower, Rose, Vanilla, Sage, Strawberry

Animals: Butterflies, Goats, Rabbits, Honey Bees

Energies: Love, Romance, Fertility, Sexuality, Pleasures, Wealth, Prosperity, Protection, 

Goddess: May Queen, Flora, Aphrodite, Arianrhod, Artemis, Astarte, Venus, Diana, Ariel, Var, Skadi, Shiela-na-gig,Maia, Danu, Luna, Guinevere, Gaia Cybele, Xochiquetzal, Freya, Rhiannon, Maeve

Gods: May King, Jack in the Green, Apollo, Bacchus, Bel/Belanos, Cernunnos, Pan, Herne, Faunus, Cupid/Eros, Odin, Orion, Frey, Robin Goodfellow, Puck, he Great Horned God