|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on December 2, 2012 at 7:30 PM||comments (0)|
The Winter Solstice or Christmas as we in the western world call it, has its origins in Pagan roots. Most of the Christmas customs, lore, symbols, and rituals have interwoven with contemporary Christian observances.
The ancient Roman Saturnalia festival sometimes went on for a week. Emperor Aurelian established December 25 as the birthday of the “Invincible Sun” in the third century as part of the Roman Winter Solstice celeb...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on October 7, 2012 at 11:10 PM||comments (0)|
"I have a great idea to jumpstart Spain's ailing economy, my four book series Eye of Saturn. The story takes place in 15th century Spain. Now, what’s sexier than a Spanish vampire?"
In a recent interview, movie star Penelope Cruz encouraged international filmmakers to choose Spain in order to create jobs. According to Trading Economics, Spain's recession is deepening, with the unemployment rate reported at 24...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on October 7, 2012 at 5:45 PM||comments (0)|
Samhain will soon be upon us, the Pagan festival known as Halloween or All Hallows Eve, the last big celebration before winter, the time of death and decay.
Samhain and Winter Solstice is often called the period called the time of no time...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on July 14, 2012 at 1:20 AM||comments (0)|
Heaven is screaming, “WAKE UP!"
This past June, we witnessed several celestial events: A solar eclipse, followed by the rare phenomenon, the Transit of Venus, and a Grand Trine (Jupiter, Mars, and Pluto each reach the ninth degree of an 'Earth sign' on the same da...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on June 3, 2012 at 6:00 PM||comments (0)|
In the Olivet Prophecy in Matthew 24, Jesus Christ prophesied important end time signs: “Those days the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light; the stars will fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens will be shaken.” (Verse 29).
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|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on May 6, 2012 at 10:45 PM||comments (0)|
Saturn’s words had produced an infinite number of dimensions, world...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on April 11, 2012 at 9:20 PM||comments (0)|
I’ve been watching ABC’s Once Upon A Time, where an evil queen curses and bashes all the storybook characters here in our time to a quaint little town called Storybrooke, Maine, where no one can leave the town. If they do, they die.
In a strange way this reminds me of living here on Earth. After all, no one gets out alive and there are many theories which suggest that humans did not originate from Earth, but are actually aliens from another planet.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on February 5, 2012 at 7:55 PM||comments (0)|
February as everyone knows is the month associated with love, as Valentine’s Day is celebrated on the Feb.14. Well, if you are single and your astrological sign happens to be Cancer, like mine, listen up! You have exactly eight months to secure the love of your life and get married before October rolls around and Saturn enters your Fifth House, which governs love.
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|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on November 20, 2011 at 8:05 PM||comments (0)|
"Anyone who knows me knows I am not BIG on holidays"
Most holidays claim to be religious, like Christmas and Easter, have pagan origins that inadvertently serve to celebrate the winter solstice and springtime (rebirth). Although Thanksgiving is not necessarily a religious ho...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Idalita Wright Raso on October 24, 2011 at 7:15 PM||comments (0)|
Happy Samhain, Dia de Los
Muertos (Day of the Dead)
October is the month of the ancient pagan festival known as All Hallows Eve. As children dress up as ghosts and goblins c...Read Full Post »