Michaelmas, a festival for our age Michaelmas, a festival for our age
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

What is this festival called Michaelmas? It is called a “new” festival although it has its roots in ancient Babylonia, India, and earlier. On the very simplest of levels it is known as a harvest festival. That moment in the year when all the fruits of our planting, weeding, growing efforts have ripened and are […]

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Early Childhood Celebrates Michaelmas Festival Early Childhood Celebrates Michaelmas Festival
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

“Michaelmas is symbolic, ancient tradition celebrated in autumn. As the days grow shorter and the sun wanes, human beings often feel called to sleepiness. The strength of our will seems sapped, and we feel pulled towards complacency. To conquer this lethargic “dragon,” we must look inward to find strength and an “inner light” to guide […]

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