Triquetra: Celtic Knot. An ancient Celtic symbol, considered one of the oldest symbols dating back to as early as 500 BC
Southern Hemisphere (Australian) Calendar of Celebrations.
- AKA The Trinity Knot, symbolizes the honour of Mother, Maiden and Crone /Triple Goddess.
- A protective symbol
- Triple Moon
- Life Death Rebirth
- Mind Body Spirit
Triquetra Round Plaque. 19cm diameter. 3mm thick. Light gloss black.
- • Yule – Winter Solstice – June
- • Imbolc – Candlemas – August. In celebration of light. Time to burn candles. A celebration of the Goddess as Virgin
- • Ostara – Spring Equinox – September. originating from Norse Fertility Goddess ‘Fostre’ a celebration of life and fertility
• Beltaine – May Eve/ May Day – October
• Litha – Summer Solstice – December. Midsummer. The Longest Day of the year.Solstice comes from the Latin term solstitium (“sun stands still), The sun on this date, is at its highest point. Certain monuments such as Stonehenge are designed to orient to the rising sun.
• Lamas – Lughnasadh – February. Bread Feast in old English.
Lammas is the celebration of harvest, and ties in with Lughnassadh, the Celtic festival in honor of the Sun God, which is held on the 7th of February in the Southern hemisphere, and the 7th of August in the North. Tradition tells that the Sun King gives his energy to the crops to ensure life while the Mother prepares to transform into her aspect as the Crone.