Did you and your honey have a Pagan or Wiccan handfasting ceremony? Send in a photo of the two of you, and you might see it here on the site! Here's how to send yours in.
There's an awful lot of speculation about whether or not it's okay to perform magic for personal gain. Unless your particular tradition forbids it, here's why you should feel okay about doing magic to benefit yourself.
Did you know you have plenty of items around your home already that can be used as magical correspondences? You'd be surprised at some of the symbolism found in ordinary objects!
The Maetreum of Cybele is a Pagan temple in upstate New York which has been embroiled in a nasty legal battle with their town over tax exempt status. Read our timeline of articles related to this unusual and precedent-setting legal case.
The winter solstice is a time of reflection, during the darkest and longest night of the year. Why not take a moment to offer up a prayer on Yule?
If you've missed our weekly Magical Mondays feature, don't worry - here's an index of all the Magical Mondays topics! Learn how other readers have come up with clever magical uses for some not-so-magical items.
Are you part of a Pagan or Wiccan group that is accepting new members? You can post your listings here! Seekers, if you're looking for a coven or group in your area, be sure to check our listings to see what's near you.
Minerva was the Roman goddess of education and wisdom. Try this simple prayer to give yourself a back-to-school boost from the Divine!
A reader sees a beautiful ring around the moon - is there a magical significance attached to an event like this?
Ever worry you might be the only Pagan in town? Well, you could be, but it's not likely. Chances are good there are other people just like you -- and they're probably feeling alone too. If you've decided it's time to find some good old-fashioned fellowship, here are some ideas on how to find those elusive Pagans!
Love magic is a popular topic of debate in the Wiccan and Pagan community. Are love spells ethical, or are you violating someone's free will? Believe it or not, the answer may depend on the rules of your tradition.
Every once in a great while, for a variety of reasons, someone will show up to a Pagan event who's not actually a Pagan. Perhaps they're a guest of one of the attendees, who just wants to see what's going on. Maybe it's a Seeker, looking for some fellowship and guidance. Maybe it's someone who just moved to the area and doesn't know anyone else. Regardless of why they're there, it's important that they be treated with respect and courtesy.
Offer this prayer of unity and hope during your Fourth of July celebrations.
Are you Pagan clergy with services to offer our readers, such as handfastings, baby blessings, or memorial celebrations? You can post your listings here! Readers, if you're looking for Pagan clergy in your area, be sure to check our listings to see who's near you.
Fertility of the soil is one of the main focuses at Beltane, and cultures have performed fertility rites for thousands of year each spring. Learn about the magic of some of these ancient ceremonies and traditions.
Are you a teen who's having trouble finding an adult mentor in the Pagan community? Are you an adult Pagan who's been approached by a minor asking for assistance in learning Pagan spirituality? The notion of teaching children who are not our own is a sticky one, and presents a lot of issues. Find out what the deal is as we talk about Paganism and minors.
We've all heard the term "Witch Wars"... but what does it mean? It's not a matter of "wands at the ready," but more a case of inflated egos and public gossiping. Find out what witch wars are, and what to do if you find yourself stuck in the middle of one.
During the Pagan festival season - which typically begins around Beltane and ends after the harvest -- there are a lot of opportunities to meet new people. Some of those people are folks we form lasting bonds and friendships with. Others… not so much. Try to keep a few things in mind when interacting with potential sexual partners.
If you're learning to read the Tarot, take some time to get to know the suit of Cups, which is tied to emotions and relationships.
Eostre is frequently mentioned in NeoPagan writings, but it's pretty hard to find any scholarly information about her. Is Eostre truly a goddess of early Germanic peoples, or is she the product of modern imaginations?
There are literally thousands of Tarot cards out there to choose from... so how do you know which one to buy?
Got someone who's spreading malicious stories about you? Try this simple spell to stop a gossip.
Got someone who's driving you nuts and won't get off your case? Try this simple "chill out" spell to reign them in.
Learn about the Roman festival of Sementivae, which falls every year during the Imbolc season.
This prayer honors the Norse goddess Hel, who presides over the spirits of the dead. She is honored as the goddess who watches over those who cross from this life into the next, except for those killed in battle who go on to Valhalla.