A View of Imbolc

In the depths of winter does the earth begin to stir.

Imbolc celebrates the gradual awakening of the earth, as the light of the sun strengthens.

This is Imbolc through my lens, in country Australia…

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The first early blooms of the season
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As the light waxes, does Gaia awaken from her winter slumber
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Lambing season begins and with it comes milk
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Even in the grip of winter, the signs of flourishing life are all around
Fire- Element of Cleansing and Purification
Fire- Element of Cleansing and Purification
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The pure white blossoms of the Maiden Goddess
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Imbolc ritual – celebrating the awakening of Gaia
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The paddocks are full of frolicking lambs

 

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Imbolc is equated with the waxing crescent moon
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The herald of Imbolc in country Australia, the golden-yellow blooms of wattle, symbol of the returning sun

 

The Goddess Awakens
The Goddess Awakens

 

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