Graaling Calendar

January 1, at sunsetThe Rain God Small

the 12th day of Yulemas, New Year’s Day, begins.

This day commemorates a new beginning in trying to establish the First Society. Light the gold commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, make one new significant beginning. Feast with cherries.

 

January 2, at sunset

the 13th day of Yulemas, Panther Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Panther Clann and celebrates: Anacrusis, Graaling, winter solstice, mountains, panthers, north, white, academies, January and July, and apples. Light the white commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with apples.

 

January 3, at sunset

the 14th day of Yulemas, Eagle Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Eagle Clann and celebrates: Anabiosis, comets, summer solstice, skies, eagles, south, blue, libraries, February and August, and blueberries. Light the blue commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with blueberries.

 

January 4, at sunset

the 15th day of Yulemas, Buffalo Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Buffalo Clann and celebrates: Anacalypsis, galaxies, vernal equinox, prairies, buffalo, southeast, gold, museums, March and September, and cherries. Light the gold commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with cherries.

 

January 5, at sunset

the 16th day of Yulemas, Scorpion Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Scorpion Clann and celebrates: Anaclasis, stars, autumnal equinox, deserts, scorpions, northwest, red, conservatories, April and October, and apricots. Light the red commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with apricots.

 

January 6, at sunset

the 17th day of Yulemas, Otter Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Otter Clann and celebrates: Anabasis, planets, solar eclipse, waters, otters, northeast, silver, theaters, May and November, and bananas. Light the silver commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with bananas.

 

January 7, at sunset

the 18th day of Yulemas, Bear Clann Day, begins.

This day honors the Bear Clann and celebrates: Anagenesis, moons, lunar eclipse, forests, bears, southwest, green, studios, June and December, and honey. Light the green commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring one of this clann’s dominions. Feast with honey.

 

January 8, at sunset

the 19th day of Yulemas, Sovereignty Day, begins.

This day honors the the sovereignty of the human spirit, because of which, humans can achieve First Form, the four pillars of the spirit led by grace, and can establish the First Society. Light the white commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of celebration honoring yourself. Feast with apples, blueberries, cherries, apricots, bananas honey.

 

January 9, at sunset

the 19th day of Yulemas, Sovereignty Day, the last day of Yulemas, ends.

The last day of Yulemas ends. The sun is now your daily candle. The song in your heart is your daily celebration. Feast with grace.

 

March 20 at sunset

the vernal equinox, when the waxing day equals night, occurs.

This day honors planting the things that will help us achieve First Form by contributing sustenance or beauty. On this day, plant one such thing. Light the gold commemoration candle at the first sunset. Feast with cherries.

 

June 20 at sunset to June 21 at sunset

the summer solstice, when the longest day ends and the sun begins to sink in the sky, occurs.

This day honors accomplishment that will help us to achieve First Form by contributing knowledge. On this day, achieve one such thing. Light the blue commemoration candle at sunset. Feast with blueberries.

 

 

September 22 at sunset to September 23 at sunset

the autumnal equinox, when the waning day equals night, occurs.

This day honors harvesting the things that will help us to achieve First Form by contributing sustenance or beauty. On this day, harvest one such thing. Light the red commemoration candle at sunset. Feast with apricots.

 

 

December 21, at sunset

the 1st day of Yulemas, the winter solstice, Beauty Day, begins.

This day the sun is re-born and so is the spirit of humans. This day commemorates the discovery of profound experience through beauty, which liberated humanity from brutish existence with the first measure of freedom, and the first light fell upon human destiny. Light the gold solstice candle to commemorate the golden light that came into the world when the human spirit first moved towards its First Form.  The gold solstice candle helps the sun to be re-born and commits the human spirit to achieve First Form. Light the gold solstice candle at sunset and burn it continuously until the following dawn. On this day, perform one act of beauty. Feast with cherries.

 

 

December 22, at sunset

the 2nd day of Yulemas, Love Day, begins.

This day commemorates the desire to be connected to profound experience, which is love and the second measure of freedom. Light the red commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of love. Feast with apricots.

 

December 23, at sunset

the 3rd day of Yulemas, Truth Day, begins.

This day commemorates the profound nature of human being, which is truth and the third measure of freedom. Light the silver commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of truth. Feast with bananas.

 

 

December 24, at sunset

the 4th day of Yulemas, Honor Day, begins.

This day commemorates the desire to preserve the profundity of the human spirit, which is honor and is the fourth measure of freedom. Light the blue commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of honor. Feast with blueberries.

 

December 25, at sunset

the 5th day of Yulemas, Christmas Day, begins.

This day celebrates the saving of the sun and the renewal of the human spirit.  This day celebrates the joy of grace, the striving of the human spirit to achieve First Form such that it is naturally devoted to beauty, love, truth and honor. Light the green commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of renewal. Feast with honey.

 

 

December 26, at sunset

the 6th day of Yulemas, Anagenesis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos went southwest into the forest, and with the help of a bear, while he studied a green pot in a hermit potter’s studio, discovered the Graaling.  Light the green commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, regenerate one structure. Feast with honey.

 

December 27, at sunset

the 7th day of Yulemas, Anabasis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos went northeast along the River Fell, and with the help of an otter, while watching the Silver Players perform in a riverside theater, discovered the nature of the human spirit. Light the silver commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, perform one act of advancement. Feast with bananas.

 

December 28, at sunset

the 8th day of Yulemas, Anaclasis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos northwest into the desert, and with the help of scorpion, while thinking about the old ways and listening to a red harp in a conservatory, bent back the teachings of the old beliefs. Light the red commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, bend back one false belief. Feast with apricots.

 

December 29, at sunset

the 9th day of Yulemas, Anacalypsis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos went southeast into the prairie, and with the help of a buffalo, while studying ancient gold figures in a museum, discovered the principles of Graalism. Light the gold commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, reveal one meaningful thing about your quest to achieve First Form. Feast with cherries.

 

December 30, at sunset

the 10th day of Yulemas, Anabiosis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos went south, and with the help of an eagle, began teaching Graalism at the Blue library. Light the blue commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, return one meaningful thing to life. Feast with blueberries.

 

December 31, at sunset

the 11th day of Yulemas, Anacrusis Day, begins.

This day commemorates the day Monachos went north into the mountains, and with the help of a panther, founded the Diaspora academy and told the people to study Graalism, to scatter, and to gather again only when they could establish the First Society. Light the white commemoration candle at sunset. On this day, push back one meaningful barrier to achieving First Form. Feast with apples.