Beltane; The Fire Festival of Love

Savannah Shea Blake
9 min readMar 29, 2024

Beltane marks the half way point between the Spring equinox and the Summer Solstice, marking one of the 8 key points in the solar cycle in the wheel of the year. Celebrated on the first of May, Beltane is a time of fire, fertility, and festivity. From the Gaelic “Bealtaine,” likely translating to “Bright Fire,” it’s one of four yearly fire festivals reminding us of the ever changing cycles of the Earth and her seasons.

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Savannah Shea Blake

S.S.Blake; Alchemy Coach, Yoga + Meditation Teacher ⋆ Host of podcast: Align Vibe Flow ⋆ Founder of EarthandWater.co