Spiritual Rituals

Personal, Seasonal and Goddess-Inspired

For Individuals and Moon Circles

Connecticut celebrant and ritual leader Zita Christian

Ready to live a magical life? 

  • Learn the essence of ritual
  • Align your life with the cycles of nature
  • Discover your mythic message

What is a ritual?

  • a VISIBLE act
  • performed with INVISIBLE intent

When we think "ritual" we often think of rites of passage.

Connecticut celebrant Zita Christian with baby blessing ritual nest and owl stones

When and why to use a ritual?

  • Infuse your day with intention.
  • Begin a project.
  • Launch a business.
  • Get married.
  • Welcome a baby.
  • Navigate the emotional tide of divorce or loss
  • Mourn the death of a loved one
  • Heal with self-care rituals.
  • Celebrate the seasons, the cycles of nature, the fullness of the moon.
  • Honor the goddess of your ancestors.
  • Invoke the wisdom of the sacred.
  • Claim the power of your age.

I've got rituals for all these and more. Let me share them with you.

What can a spiritual ritual do for you?


  • Rituals can give you a container for your feelings,
  • connect you to community, and perhaps most important of all,
  • provide real meaning for the events in your life


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Handmade gifts and items for weddings, birthdays, baby blessings, house warmings, moon circles, and more.

All made with magic in mind!

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The Ritual Writer

Assorted votive candles

Our Need for Spiritual Rituals

In the summer between the third and fourth grades, I...

Ritual: Maiden, Mother, Crone

Every Maiden isn’t young.   Every Mother doesn’t have a child.  ...
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Ritual: Winter Solstice Messages from the Trees

It’s mid-December. The trees are bare, the ground frozen. Daylight...

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Celebrations for the cycles of nature and the moments and milestones of life.


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The Ritual Writer

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