A time of change – a time for healing Imbolc 2020

As the light lengthens, so the cold strengthens- traditional saying

Welcome the time of the year when we experience a 'quickening’.

Imbolc owes its origins to Celtic cultures, with the earliest mentions of Imbolc in Irish literature dating back to the 10th century. It centred on lighting of fires at a time when winter is still yet to find its footing. It is also the day of Bridgid, a Celtic goddess of fire, healing & fertility who crossed the boundary of the pagan world to become venerated as a saint, such was her