Many of today's Christian celebrations such as Easter hail from Pagan traditions, with the word Easter deriving its name from the goddess of Spring, Ostara or Eostre In the Northern Hemisphere the Spring Equinox was a time for celebrating the return of the sun God after a long cold winter. This spring festival celebrated fertility and rebirth as trees and flowers started to come to life again. Read on to find out more!
Have you ever wondered how all the crystal properties came about? How did people come up with these different meanings? Crystal properties, or their meanings, have been developed over many generations. Healers, shamans, druids, witches and wise ones, to name just a few, have recorded and shared their experiences through their work and healings. Read on to find out more!
Agate is a banded form of Chalcedony and is a member of the Quartz family. Agate normally forms in round nodules and, once they have been cut open and polished, pretty patterns are revealed. These patterns, or banding, is what distinguishes Agate from other forms of Chalcedony. Read on to find out more!