I come not to entertain you with worldly festivities but arouse your sleeping memory of immortality. Paramahansa Yogananda
Any ritual is an opportunity for transformation. Starhawk
The Easter feeling does not end. It signals a new beginning, Of nature, spring, and brand new life, And friendship, peace, and giving. The spirit of Easter is all about hope, love, and joyful living. Anon
Easter is the gift of hope Easter is the gift of peace Easter is the gift of love Let us rejoice in Him, Who gives them all. Anon
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow. Jerry Chin
September's full Moon falls on September 9 in Australia and September 8 in the United States. It's another big lunation with big messages for us. This full Moon is conjunct (together with) Chiron - The Wounded Healer and The Stories We Tell Ourselves, which means that Chiron is right smack on the Moon and opposition the Sun in this full Moon. With this, we are being asked to look at our 'wounds', at our 'stories' and to analyse where we can let go of the story and ascend into a new version of reality - one that is more aligned with who and what we want to be. We have quite opposing energies going on, also, with Mercury and Pluto in square aspect and Venus and Neptune opposite each other. This can bring about a feeling of on, off, on, off, stop-go, it's my fault - it's our fault, hard, soft, easy does it versus going in hard.
The Sabian Symbol for the full Moon is Pisces 17: An Easter Promenade. The following texts are taken from my book The Sabian Oracle: 360 Degrees Of Wisdom: