The Spiritual Significance of ImbolcImbolc is the ancient Celtic name for the Solar Fire Celebration that marks the hidden start of Spring.Its one of the main Sabbats or seasonal celebrations that make up The Wheel of the Year. If you’re not familiar with the idea of the Wheel of The Year, it is essentially a map of the Earth’s journey through the changing seasons throughout the course of a year.The Wheel of the Year divides one calendar year into 8 segments. These segments track the earths progression through the seasons, and the symbolic cycle of death, rebirth, growth, life, and decline…Imbolc is the start of one of these Segments.On or around February 1st every year, Imbolc is observed.Imbolc is the cross-quarter date or midpoint between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox.This year, the exact astronomical cross- quarter date is on February 4th, though the exact point varies from year to year.Regardless of the exact date, right around February 2nd, Imbolc marks the…
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