Here are highlights of this week's pagan events in and near London. To find out about future events, click on the events link at the top of the page.
Saturday 26 March at 8.30pm; Earth Hour with the Pagan Federation London. Candle-lit walk by Thames and healing magic rite to help the people in Japan. Meet at the main entrance of London Bridge station by 8.15pm. Bring a candle in a jam jar or lantern. From there, Mani Navasothy of PF London will lead a walk along the Thames to the Millennium Bridge, which should take 20 minutes. Outside the Tate Modern or on the Millennium Bridge itself, there will be a 10-minute healing ceremony by the Thames. No need to prebook, just turn up. For more information, visit the PFL website at http://www.pflondon.org/, email Mani at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 077689 41373.
Sunday, 27 March; The Eggs of Artha. Goddess workshop with priest of Avalon David Spofforth. Venue: Bonnington Centre, 11 Vauxhall Grove, London SW8 1TD. Time: 1pm for 1.30pm start. Ends at 5.30pm. Cost: £15 on the day, £10 in advance. For more details and to book places visit http://www.priestofavalon.com/
Monday, 28 March; The Goddess Temple at Knossos. Talk by Simon Michel at pagan forum Secret Chiefs. Venue: Devereux public house (pictured), 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8.30pm. Admission £2. http://secretchiefslondon.wordpress.com/
Tuesday 29 March; Growing Your Soul. Lecture by Judy Hall, author of The Crystal Bible: A Definitive Guide to Crystals: The Definitive Guide to Over 200 Crystals (Godsfield Bible Series)and The Soulmate Myth: A Dream Come True or Your Worst Nightmare?at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Cost: £5/£8. Advance booking essential. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Wednesday 30 March; Creative Meditation. Half-hour guided lunchtime meditation to experience the richness of our inner world in all its colours, shades and contrasts. Venue: Inner Space, 36 Short’s Gardens, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AB. Time: 1pm-1.30pm. To register for a place visit http://www.innerspace.org.uk/
Wednesday 30 March, Talk at pagan forum The Moot with No Name, arranged through Atlantis Bookshop. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5/£3
Thursday 31 March; The Training and work of Sangoma: South African "Witch Doctor". Lecture by Bernie Rowen at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £7, booking essential. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: email@example.com. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Friday 1 April; Launch party for Elementals hypnotic mp3s with Hypno-Sis, Mark Smith and Treadwell's. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. 7pm to 10pm start. Entry free, but booking essential. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Sunday 3 April. A Walk Into the Grey Soul of London. The event is being organised as part of the Museum of London's Urban Myths season, taking a mystical look at Finsbury through Arthur Machen's horror fiction, stopping off at some historic pubs along the way. From 5pm-8pm. Tickets for this date are now sold out, but cost £9 (concs £7). For more details website at http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/ For more information, call 020 7001 9844 or email email@example.com
Please note: I try to keep my events page accurate, but if you do spot any errors, please let me know by leaving a comment. If you know of any other events you would like mentioned, please email firstname.lastname@example.org