Living in Australia, we are living in the southern hemisphere and so the equinox arrives on the 21st of march, heralding autumn. Our brothers and sisters in the northern hemisphere will be celebrating the vernal equinox on the 20th heralding spring...
It is in our nature to live in tune with the rhythms of the earth. This rhythm feeds our body, mind and spirit, and supports our quest on the journey of life to grow into our full potential.
I distinctly remember my first tangible experience of the four seasons... Of course I was aware of the most basic correspondences with summer, autumn, winter and spring: shorter days and colder weather in the winter, my hay-fever in the spring, falling leaves to rake in the autumn, and swimming weather in the summer. Yet, the importance and power of the transitions was lost on me.