iOS app Android app

Winter Solstice 2012

Truly, Deeply Shifting -- After Winter Solstice 2012

Kelley Harrell | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelley Harrell

Over the last year I've been sitting back, watching lots of dramas play out. Groups splintering, belief paths diverging, relationships ending, jobs di...

Will 2013 Bring a New, Sustainable World?

Pavan Sukhdev | Posted 03.17.2013 | Green
Pavan Sukhdev

Winter solstice 2012 was a quiet day.Planes did not fall out of the sky. A nuclear holocaust was not launched. A giant meteorite did not slam into our planet. But if you had listened for a quieter strain, you would have heard her. A new world had begun.

Winter Solstice 2012: Time for New Alignment

Grove Harris | Posted 02.20.2013 | Religion
Grove Harris

What if the universe is conspiring towards a great turning? What if we decide to act as if that's true? There is reason to hope, to awaken, and to be open to a new alignment. Blessed be.

Happy First Day Of Winter!

Posted 12.21.2012 | Green

From LiveScience: In the very likely event that we survive Friday's rumored Mayan apocalypse, those of us in the Northern Hemisphere will at least ...

Honoring The Winter Solstice

T. Thorn Coyle | Posted 02.19.2013 | Religion
T. Thorn Coyle

For contemporary people, solstices -- summer or winter -- are a chance to still ourselves inside, to behold the glory of the cosmos, and to take a breath with the Sacred.

Winter Solstice 2012: Pagan Celebrations Mark The Return Of The Sun (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 12.21.2012 | Religion

Click through to see photos of Winter Solstice celebrations: In 2012, the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere will occur on Dec. 21, 2012 ...

Yule: Be The Light Of The Returning Sun

Teo Bishop | Posted 02.19.2013 | Religion
Teo Bishop

I would like for us to redeem ourselves to each other, to come to terms with the distance we put between us and our neighbors, to release ourselves from indifference, to recognize that our lives are indelibly interconnected.

Rites and Lights of the Winter Solstice

Nancy Rubin Stuart | Posted 12.19.2012 | Weird News
Nancy Rubin Stuart

Thanks to scientific knowledge, we understand why December 21st is the shortest day in the year. But that wasn't so for ancient human beings, who feared the sun might never shine long enough again to grow crops.

Dec. 21, 2012: I Hope You Choose Love

Linda E. Savage | Posted 02.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda E. Savage

The winter solstice (Dec. 21 in the Northern Hemisphere) is one of the most important celestial events of the year, and it has always been a festival of lights in every culture. In ancient times, people knew that winter would be hard, so they found a way to feel hope in the season of dark.

What Will Be The Top Religion Stories Of 2012?

Jon M. Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jon M. Sweeney

Wading hip-deep into these waters, the following are my opinions of where we may find ourselves nearly two years from now, as we look back on the year 2012.