August 13th

Festival of Hecate

On this date, the major Pagan festival of Hecate is traditionally held at moonrise. Hecate, the mysterious goddess of darkness and protectress of all Witches, is a personification of the Moon and the dark side of the female principle.

Aradia de Toscano was allegedly born on this date in Volterra Italy on this date in the year 1313.

The Church of Wicca was founded in Australia by Lady Tamara Von Forslun in the year 1989.