These are some of the events that have recently been held in and around Glastonbury and publicised by Pilgrims.
Past Local Events
In the evening the tower on top of Glastonbury Tor will be lit up in the bluish green colour of teal to mark Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day. It is the latest addition to other buildings and monuments throughout the world which will be similarly illuminated in the teal colour associated with the disease. See the website for a list of places worldwide to be illuminated.
The highlight for us is always the Sheep & Alpaca Run, where sheep are herded down Glastonbury High Street and anything can happen along the way! The ‘Run’ opens the festival at 10.00am on Saturday 4th – but this time with the added excitement that they will be driven through the George & Pilgrims coaching entrance as in times past!
If you have pain, discomfort, wounds of body, emotions or mind and are in need of healing, come to our special Goddess Temple Ceremonial Healing Day to receive healing and blessings of the Lady of Avalon from Temple Healers, Priestesses and Melissas.
Discover how you can play your part in helping the Mother Earth and in bringing about a shift in global consciousness – the threshold of a new dawn for humanity.
This talk explores the world of the mind and magic. Parapsychology is the scientific investigation of the tools of magic, the psychic ability of our minds and the psychology of states of mind conducive to the practice of the psychic arts for healing, clairvoyance, divination, ritual, etc. Parapsychology seems to be uncovering the basic root elements of all religions and beliefs -The Perennial Philosophy.
Tim will be showing how to gently anchor our twelve chakra system, and smooth our pathway during these fast moving times.
Session 1: ‘Glastonbury & Alchemy – The Search for the Red Powder’.
What actually is alchemy? ‘An Alchemical Journey’ is a series of 6 stand alone themed talks that will introduce us to this fascinating subject. In this first talk James begins with the story of John Dee’s scryer Edward Kelley, who claimed to have discovered a mysterious red powder in the ruins of Glastonbury Abbey, through which he later made alchemical gold. What did the monks know of alchemy and what light do the secrets of alchemy shed on the mysteries of Glastonbury itself?
This popular Somerset Art Works Open Studios event will be with us again this autumn from 20th September– 5th October 2014. Over 200 venues, with around 400 participating artists across Somerset will be opening their doors to the general public.
Glastonbury PLG ‘Silence, Sound & its Origin and the Power and Expression of the Word’ – A talk by Paula Brookes
From nothing and everything, from “the ubiquitous point with no mathematical dimensions” comes our world, its creatures, and everything that exists, gross and subtle…the mystery of mysteries. From silence to sound and the vibration of all things – from sound to the word, its power and expression. The presentation, using slides, video and song, draws on Read more …
This year’s Harvest Show is at Glastonbury Town Hall on Saturday
13th September. It’s the local produce show for people who don’t
usually enter competitions and the judges are looking for
freshness and taste: produce that is kitchen ready rather than
supermarket perfect! The show highlights the importance of local
food, and celebrates the joy and benefits of growing & cooking