The Evolving Face of Hate
Racists Are Threatening to Take Over Paganism
The growing presence of racists in American Pagan communities threatens to tear the faith apart.
We Hung out with Metal Pagans at a Viking Cemetery
The Norwegian festival Midgardsblot unites heavy metal with pagan culture and history. We spoke to some of the festival-goers.
How to Celebrate Today's Historic Eclipse Like a Witch
"It takes both a disciplined and experienced witch to harvest the power of the eclipse magic."
No One Knows Why These Medieval Statues Are Pulling Their Vaginas Open
Churches all over Europe are covered in mysterious carvings of women proudly flaunting their vulvas. Is this recurring figure—known as Sheela-na-Gig—a pagan goddess, a warning against the dangers of lust, or something more complicated?
Mysticism Meets Ecology in Witchy Photos and Salt Block Sculptures
Desert dunes, abandoned parking lots, glacial lakes, and weathered wood cabins provide the backdrop for Mollie McKinley's new mystic traditions.
Wear Magic on Your Sleeve with These Adorable Embroidered Pins
Self-taught artist Irem Yazici makes miniature skeletons, flowers, and magic carpets.
Overflowing with Joy and Pagan Pride at Australia's Biggest Witch Party
Welcome to Brisbane's annual Beltane festival.
Stonehenge Stoners and Worshipping Wizards: 12 Hours at the World’s Biggest Pagan Party
We traveled to Stonehenge on the summer solstice—one of the most sacred days for pagans—to find out if the event's spiritual significance has survived the recent influx of drunken revelers.
Capturing the Treasured Wisdom of Female Shamans in Russia
In the Russian wilderness of Tuva, female shamanism is alive and well—and visiting the local healer is as commonplace as a day out at the beach.
The Mother of Modern Witchcraft’s Prized Artifacts Go on Display
English witch Doreen Valiente helped reinvent the practice of witchcraft. Now, you can view her personal collection at an exhibition in Brighton.
CocoRosie’s Bianca Casady Talks Ecofeminism and Her New Anti-Pop Solo Project
"The oppression and abuse toward the female body is similar to how the Earth has been treated and sold and exploited and disregarded."
Having Sex with the Wind: What Pagan Fertility Rituals Look Like in Russia
In 'Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari,' filmmaker Aleksey Fedorchenko explores the underground rituals and fertility practices of a pagan tribe in the Russian Urals.