Wiccans call the Autumnal Equinox Mabon, after the Celtic deity Mabon, son of Modron (“mother”), who is mentioned in the story of Culhwch and Olwen. His name translates simply as “son”. Mabon is a Lesser Sabbat which is the third and last harvest festival of the Wiccan calendar, which started at Lughnasad. It marks the […]