Summer Solstice / Litha ☉ ♑︎ Dec 22nd Southern Hemisphere
Summer solstice is the festival of heightened creativity and passion. It is the most celebratory of festivals as it rejoices in the abundance and fertility that was planted earlier in the year.
The word ‘solstice’ comes from a latin term meaning ‘sun stood still’, because at this time of year the sun seems to rise and set in almost exactly the same place.
Midsummer are when the days are at their longest. Summer Solstice (Litha) is tied to the power of the feminine earth energies it is considered to be one of the most potent times to gather powerful healing herbs.
Midsummer is seen as both a fire and water festival. The fire cleanses and purifies. The water element represented by the holy springs, wells, lakes & cauldron is for emotional healing & renewal.
The faeries and nature spirits spread their magick of love, beauty and healing at this time.
Solstice blessings to you x
¸.•´¸.•*•❥• Mik∆ilah STar Witch Astrology •❥•*¨*•.¸¸..♡