The sun’s power reaches its pinnacle that fuels the growing season and as the greatest abundance of the year comes, it is also a chance to recognize and celebrate the warmth that the themes of midsummer bring.
As the crops reach their full maturity and the forests burst with lush growth, it is of great importance to remember the essence of celebrating midsummer. It is a season of growth, a time for magic related to masculine energies that will keep you ‘fired up’ in doing various activities.
The abundance Litha brings is not solely seen in fruits and nature, a fulfilling and empowering emotion of harvesting the fruits of your labor also runs through your body.
Now is the time to be joyful and celebrate as cheerful festivities lie in the brightest and longest day of the year. Engaging in outdoor activities during midsummer would be the best way to draw you closer to the invigorating energy of the sun.
The bright and sunny atmosphere midsummer brings does not end when the celebrations and the warmth of the sun start to fade as we go back to our daily lives. To remain grateful even with simple successes bring abundance while investing in things that allow personal and spiritual growth will result in a radiant and fulfilling life in the future.
The appreciation of your efforts and achievements- no matter how small, illuminates the light that Litha has sown deep within your heart and soul even when darker days start to run its course.
The Themes of Midsummer
Many themes support this wonderful time of year. Here are several that are commonly associated with this bright and energetic sabbat.
A sense of abundance comes with the celebration of midsummer. Growth has reached its peak and it is now time to harvest what you have planted and nurtured. The expansion of your achievements and who you are as an individual is as prevalent as the brimming colors of the nature that has come to bloom.
Abundance also radiates all that you are manifesting, this season brings expressiveness that allows your fiery emotions to resurface.
It is the time to be merry and organize festivities and parties to honor the sun as it brings light to everyone. These gatherings and events will intensify the energy that the sun gives you by connecting with the people around you and incorporating your energy with theirs.
Feast under the sun during this sabbat by having an outdoor picnic feast, eating fresh fruits and vegetables while enjoying the warmth of the day.
The gardens are blooming and spring is in full swing!
Midsummer embraces the spirit of fulfillment as it is the season to recognize your efforts and hard work for the past months.
Light up the room and celebrate with the fruition and results of your labor because the harder days have come to an end and it is now the time to celebrate the prosperity this season brings.
Litha is a celebration and honoring of the light for shining down its brilliance and energy upon us. The presence of the sun spreads positivity and meditating with the sunrise has a nurturing effect on the soul.
This is a magical time to revel with the greatness of Sun God and the blessings of the Goddesses.
So bask under the sunshine and candlelight and let it lift your spirit on high!
The spirit of Litha represents the joy of seeing your efforts come to life. It shows the hard-earned rewards of the work you have made. In this part of the solstice, take a moment to breathe and pause to savor the moment of stillness and relish the outcomes of your labor. Decorate your sacred space with bursting colors of the midsummer and bring joyous spirits to your home.
This traditional time represents all forms of passion and divination related to love and romance magic. It is a time to give thanks to the spirits of the sun, the Gods and Goddesses for their eternal help in growing the seeds of our hard work.
Celebrate all the magic you have made and the love you have shared, the growth in your soul, and the gift of abundance and fulfillment to yourself and others.