Autumn arrives later today, bringing with it a whole new perspective, the power of strength & introspection.
It is a time of equilibrium & balance, thankfully.
|©Kathleen O'Brien, Equinox, Day = Night, diptych collage with gold leaf & zinnia petals, 24 x 24"|
Autumn is associated with the direction West, & the element of water. Some of the other associations;
Animal, Bear Color, Black
Time of Day, Sunset Time of Life, Middle Age
Ancestral Observance, Samhuin
Gift of foreknowledge
time of learning how to be comfortable with not knowing allowing trust instead of control
place of the ancestors,
who stand behind us to help break harmful family patterns
time of letting go of our attachments
place of the sitting meditation