Friday 1 November 2013

Pagan Eye: Julian's Bower Maze

Here is a photo of Julian's Bower Maze in Alkborough, North Lincolnshire, taken by Claire Wickham. She kindly sent it to me after I mentioned I had walked a labyrinth at the Mind Body Soul event in London last weekend.

Although Julian's Bower is called a maze, it is really a labyrinth because it only has a single path from the entrance to the centre.  No one knows the true age or origins of the turf-cut labyrinth, although it dates at least as far back as the 13th century and local folklore says it is far more ancient.

My Pagan Eye posts show photos that I find interesting - seasonal images, pagan sites, events, or just pretty pictures. If you want to send me a photo for a Pagan Eye post, please email it to Let me know what the photo shows and whether you want your name mentioned or not. For copyright reasons, the photo must be one you have taken yourself.

This photo is copyright Claire Wickham

Links and previous related posts
Labyrinth Wisdom
The Complete Guide to Labyrinths: Tapping the Sacred Spiral for Power, Protection. Transformation, and Healing

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