April Daily Celebrations

April

  • April 1-Veneralia-Festival of Venus; Festival of Fortuna. Celebrate your sexuality in a beautiful and enchanting setting.
  • April 2-French Battle of Flowers. Cover your altar in beautiful Spring flowers today.
  • April 3-Day of the Maiden. Honor your favorite Maiden deity with offerings appropriate to Her.
  • April 4-Greek festival of the Great Mother. Do as above with your favorite Mother deity.
  • April 5-Festival of Kwan Yin, China. Demonstrate compassion and work for peace in some way.
  • April 6-Chinese All Souls Day. Honor your ancestors at your altar today.
  • April 7-Blajini, Rumanian Feast of the Kindly Spirits. Invite them in to your home today to help protect it/keep it safe. Leave them food.
  • April 8-Kambutse, Japanese Flower festival. Give a flower to a friend.
  • April 9-Hockite, English Celebration of women Warriors. Honor Amazons and invoke their deities. Watch an episode of Xena.
  • April 10-Day of Bau, Babylonian Mother of the Earth-Associated with the sky and light. Honor Her at dawn and mid-day.
  • April 11-Day of Anahit, Armenian Moon and love Goddess. Adorn your body lovingly today.
  • April 12-Day of Dedication to Ceres-Goddess of vegetative growth. Bless seeds for planting.
  • April 13-Japanese Day of Sacred Marriage. Celebrate your own sacred marriage with your lover or yourself tonight.
  • April 14-National Dolphin Day-also festival of Maryamma, Hindu Sea Goddess. Put dolphin pictures/statues on your altar today along with some salt water. Be playful.
  • April 15-Roman Festival for the Earth Mother. Plant some of the seeds you blessed on the 12th (outside or in pots).
  • April 16-Feast of Tsan Nu, goddess of Silkworms. Wear something made of silk today.
  • April 17-Day Dedicated to Rain Goddesses. Do rain magic.
  • April 18-Rava-Navami, Hindu Festival of Rama and Sita. Celebrate the divinity found in love shared.
  • April 19-Balinese Womenís Fertility Celebration. Celebrate the ways in which you are fertile/creative.
  • April 20-Day Dedicated to Horned Goddesses. Honor your favorite appropriately.
  • April 21-Part of World Week for Animals in Laboratories. Do Magic to end animal suffering.
  • April 22-Earth Day-Partake in local festivities. Do your recycling. Adopt a new green practice at home.
  • April 23-Festival of Venus of the Vine. Celebrate with your favorite sensuous beverage.
  • April 24-Childrenís Day in Iceland. Celebrate with your own children or let the child within come out and play.
  • April 25-The Robigalia of Rome-Honors Robigo, Goddess of corn and harvest. Offer Her some form of grain on your altar.
  • April 26-Ceremony to Yemaya-Goddess of the sea and dreaming. Burn an incense which encourages psychic experiences on your altar. Invoke Yemaya and ask for psychic dreams.
  • April 27-Floralia, Roman Festival of Flora-Goddess of prostitutes. She was secretly known as ìMother of Rome.î Celebrate your knowledge of Her sexual secrets.
  • April 28-Birthday of Artemis. Spend the day alone in the woods or with women only.
  • April 29-Earth-Honoring Plowing Ceremony in Thailand. Prepare yourself for the Beltane revels via a purification ceremony, envisioning yourself as fertile ground.
  • April 30-Beltane Eve/Walpurgis Nacht (Night of the Witches)-Celebrate in your own witchy way.

compiled by DeAnna Alba