Here in the northern hemisphere, Samhain is almost upon us, but for our southern hemisphere friends, it is time for Beltane. To help you celebrate, we’ve rounded up our best rituals, spells, books, and more!

Spring Imagery

A May Eve Incantation: Beltane is one of the most important holidays in the Pagan year. Beltane celebrates life and growth, manifested this time of year by fruit and flower. To get in touch with the fertile flavor of the season, try this simple Beltane incantation.



Herbal Drink in Pitcher

Magickal May Wine for Beltane: Drink this May wine to welcome in the spring and renew your sense of youth and vigor.



Tarot Cards and Flowers

Beltane Tarot Spread: May is a time of fertility and high spirits. By Beltane, the dark time of the year is a distant memory and the possibilities of life seem sweet. Use the May Queen spread to regain or confirm a sense of abundance and safety.
May Pole

May Wishing Tree Magick for Beltane: Beltane is a celebration of vitality, fertility, strength, and growth reflecting a blending of many traditions. Here, Melanie Marquis provides ideas for May Trees and other ways to celebrate this sacred day.

Beltane Spells: Browse our spells to find your perfect Beltane ritual or incantation.


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