First Moon of Autumn 2018
By Phonenix the Elder – Greetings moon dreamers, thanks for returning for some more moon medicine this month. We start our second year of the Moontime Culture and the “First Moon of Autumn” starts Sunday, September 9, 2018. The Autumn Equinox is Saturday, the 22nd of September. Its been a long summer and I hope that […]
Alatyr – Slavic Magical Legends
By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – The Russian Alatyr Stone, sometimes called the World Mother (Алатырь каменьям – мире мати) is a search for purity and truth and as a legend lost long ago on earth. The Russian myth explains it as a Mystical Stone of folktale and epic proportions, as the Russians prefer […]
Spring Waters – Slavic Folk Rituals
By Phoenix the Elder (and compilation) – I love the Spring, equal to all the seasons and the older I get, I find it funny that Spring folklore can sometimes be filled with shadow things equal to autumn or winter. I personally always try to see through the corruptions in folktales from my experiences, mystical […]
Breksta, Goddess of the Night; of Dreaming; Twilight, Dusk, Dawn, and the Veil Rider.
By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – I love all the Slavic, Baltic and Balkan Goddesses that no one knows or cares about. For me, they reveal a past that brings them in alignment with the power of the Shaman and Ancient Pre-Pagan Grandmothers (without the horrors of projected ugly or horrific Baba Yaga (Jaga). The […]