The winter solstice 2022 occurs this Wednesday and it is the perfect opportunity to charge ourselves with positive energy on the eve of the December holidays. Rituals are the conduit to take advantage of this event that marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year.
The solstices occur at two times in the year when the Sun’s path is further north or south of Earth’s equator. In the northern hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs between June 20 and 21, and the winter one between December 21 and 22. In the southern hemisphere the opposite happens, that is, the seasons are reversed, explains the Encyclopedia Britannica on its online site.
The winter solstice is the shortest day of the year.while the summer solstice is the longest day.
What does the winter solstice mean?
The start of a new season comes with the energy of new beginnings, and the December solstice is no exception. His vibe is different though because anticipates the darkest and coldest months of the year. It represents a theme of celebration and festivity, meeting with loved ones and honoring the little light that remains.
In astrology, this event marks the beginning of Capricorn seasonthe tenth sign of the zodiac and whose energy is proactive, disciplined and ambitious, ideal for manifesting our New Year’s resolutions.
Rituals for the winter solstice
The winter solstice is the perfect time to charge ourselves with the positive energy that this time of year augurs. Choose one of the following rituals to take advantage of this energetic boost.
Charge the home with positive energy
This ritual consists of decorating the house with yellow flowers and placing them in the places where we spend the most time at home. If the weather allows it, let sunlight into the house by opening blinds and curtains. Make this moment more mystical by lighting incense to purify the environment.
Gratitude is a powerful tool to attract positive energy. It must be remembered that the winter solstice anticipates Christmas and New Year’s Eve, so it is important to start a new cycle free of negative energy. Write down on one sheet the things you are grateful for in 2022 and on another write down your resolutions for 2023. Light a white candle and burn the thank-you sheet and keep the one with your resolutions to express them at the New Year’s Eve dinner.
charge your quartz
Solstices are the perfect time to charge your quartz. Leave them outdoors to receive sunlight about an hour after the solstice occurs, that is, starting at 4:47 p.m. EST.
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