ostara

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Eggscellent Day!

Eggscellent Day!

Today, Christians celebrate their well-worn myth of a savior risen from the dead. Some neo-pagans might esteem the relatively obscure female deity, Ēostre. Satanists note that traditions for this day stem from aspects of the Spring season and thus tend to enjoy the rising of dormant vegetation. There is much beauty in the early flowers now abounding. Since we are free of any holiday obligations, we might choose to ignore this date altogether. Yet, we diabolists may enjoy whatever we find to be pleasing from festivities associated with this time of year. Why not indulge in things that might bring us […]

Ostara, Dawn Goddess, also known as Ēostre

TO EACH HIS OWN

Today, Christians celebrate their well-worn myth, lifted from earlier pagan religions, of a savior risen from the dead. Some neo-pagans will esteem the relatively obscure female deity, Ēostre. We’re often asked what Satanists might be doing while others honor the “walking dead” Nazarene or a goddess of the dawn? Since we are free of any holiday obligations, we might ignore this date altogether. However, enjoying whatever one finds pleasing from festivities associated with this time of year would also be a proper pursuit for we diabolists. While candy is often a part of this day—and these days there are some yummy […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

The Devil You Know Podcast Episode 11 is up and running! Dorian Grey and John H Shaw talk about Star Wars and introduce a new show entitled, “Lot Lice” – Special Guest – Aden Ardennes! Listen now! Website / YouTube / SoundCloud / RSS Feed / iTunes / Stitcher

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

TO EACH HIS OWN

Today, Christians celebrate the well-known myth of their savior risen from the dead while some pagans esteem the relatively obscure female deity, Ēostre. Some ask what might Satanists do while others honor the “dawn of the dead” Nazarene or a goddess of the dawn? We are free of holiday obligations, so we may ignore this date altogether. However, enjoying whatever one finds to be fun from festivities associated with this time of year would also be proper for we diabolists. While candy is often a part of this day, shunning those wax-like brown effigies of hares and eggs in favor […]