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Rites and Rituals for Ostara, the Spring Equinox

Celebrate the season of Ostara, the spring equinox, with rituals and rites that honor the season of rebirth and renewal.

Setting Up Your Ostara Altar
Spring is here, or at least it's on its way -- now how does that translate into a practical altar set up? Here are some great ideas for items to include on your Ostara altar, when you welcome the spring equinox.

Ostara Rites and Rituals
Are you looking for rituals to help you celebrate Ostara, the spring equinox? These simple rites and rituals, as well as prayers for the season, will help you welcome back the spring at Ostara.

Ostara Altar Gallery
Want to see what some of our readers have put on their Ostara altars? Check out this photo gallery for some great ideas!

Celebrate Ostara with the Lesser Banishing Ritual of the Chocolate Rabbit
Ostara is a good time to unleash a bit of Spring silliness, so why not get your kids involves in a fun and easy celebration of the season? Welcome Ostara with a ritual involving jelly beans, Peeps and chocolate bunnies.

Ostara Labyrinth Meditation
The labyrinth has long been used as a tool for meditation and reflection. At Ostara, a time of balance and polarity, use this labyrinth meditation as a problem solving ritual.

Hold an Ostara Ritual for Solitaries
Are you welcomging Spring in by yourself? No worries -- here's a simple yet beautiful rite you can perform alone to celebrate the balance of light and dark at Ostara.

Hold a Rebirthing Ritual for Ostara
Ostara is the spring equinox, and so is considered a time of rebirth. New life is appearing all around, and so for many Wiccans and Pagans, it's also a time of symbolic rebirth. This ritual

Ostara Altars
Did you dress up your altar for Imbolc, the festival of light? Share a photo of your altar with our readers - we'd love to see what you did!See submissionsSee submissions

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