Many of us esoteric followers celebrate 8 annual festivals that symbolize the cycle of nature. Also Imbolc (Light festival of the witches)
Ostara, or the spring equinox is on 20 or 21 March. We celebrate the awakening life, the end of winter and the arrival of spring.
Until Litha (summer solstice) the days become longer and warmer, the nights shorter. Then the sun has reached its highest point.
Lugnasadh, Reaper Festival or Lammas is around 31 July. This is the time of maturity, harvest and abundance, because now the grain is cut.
Mabon/Autumn equinox, Many of us esotericists celebrate 8 annual fests, which symbolize the cycle of becoming and passing away in nature
Samhain Halloween is on 31 October, it is the third & last harvest festival, the veils between the worlds should be especially thin.
Celebrate Yule, winter solstice or midwinter: things are looking up again. The days gradually become longer again, the sun returns.
Many of us devotees of nature religions celebrate 8 witches Year circle ceremonys, that symbolizing the cycles of nature: Halloween / Samhain, Yule, Imbolc (the lightcelebration of the witches), Ostara, Litha, Lughnasadh & Mabon.