Skip to main content
Autumnal Rituals: What Is the Meaning of the September Equinox?

Where will you be on Tuesday, September 22, 2020?

It might seem somewhat premature to be planning for a date that's two months in the future -- until you realize that the 22nd is the date of the September equinox. If you want to learn the meaning behind this spiritually significant occasion in order to make the most of it, read on!

First Things First: What Are the Equinoxes?

Two equinoxes and two solstices mark the changing of the seasons on Earth. Many people tend to think of the solstices and equinoxes as being similar. In fact, they are more like opposites.

Autumn Equinox 2016

Happy Autumn Equinox!  We survived Mercury Retrograde and the sun is entering Libra.  Libra is the sign of balance.  Since day and night are now balanced with day and night being equal, the sign of balance is truly energized.  This is a time to enjoy the fruits of your hard work over the summer and enjoy reaping what you sowed.