Do Druids celebrate wheel of the year? Celebrated by many pagan traditions, among modern Druids this festival recognizes the power of life in its fullness, the greening of the world, youthfulness and flourishing.
What holidays do Druids celebrate?
|Festival||Northern Hemisphere||Southern Hemisphere|
|Samhain, Calan Gaeaf||31 October||30 April, or 1 May|
|Winter Solstice, Alban Arthan||21 or 22 December||21 June|
|Imbolc||1 or 2 February||1 August|
|Spring equinox, Alban Eilir||20 or 21 March||21 or 22 September|
What did the Druids call winter solstice? ‘Yule’ is how Druids and Pagans have long referred to the winter solstice, even if most of us associate it more with festive chocolate logs.
What does the Druid symbol mean? The emblem as used by the OBOD is surrounded by three circles representing the three circles of creation. Various modern Druidic groups and individuals have their own interpretation of the awen. The three lines relate to earth, sea and air; body, mind and spirit; or love, wisdom and truth.