Daily Blessing

August 1, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Tues 213 152 Armed Forces Day – Angola

Confederation Day – Switzerland

Emancipation Day – Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago

Independence Day/National Day – Benin

Mini Fates – French Polynesia

National Day – Switzerland

Parent’s Day – Zaire (Democratic Congo)

People’s Liberation Army Day – China

Special Holiday Guadalcanal Province – Solomon Islands

St. Dominic’s Day – Nicaragua

TMT Day – Cyprus (Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus)

Lammas – Scotland

Lughnasadh (Festival of Light) – Celticism

7 of Staves
Perth
“You can’t lie to your soul.”

― Irvine Welsh

August 2, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Wed 214 151 Emancipation Day – St. Kitts & Nevis

Ilindan (Orthodox) – Boxnia-Herzegovina

Illinden (National Holiday) – Macedonia

St. Elias Day – Macedonia

Virgin of the Angels Day – Costa Rica

Saint Ilija – Serbia

Queen of Cups
Berkana

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.”

― Omar Khayyám

August 3, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Thurs 215 150 Armed Forces Day – Equatorial Guinea

Fiesta de la Colmena – Spain

Independence Day – Niger

Martyr’s Day – Guinea

Motupe – Peru

National Flag Day – Venezuela

Pidjiguiti Martyr’s Day – Guinea Bissau

Special Holiday Makiri-Ulawa Province – Solomon Islands

The Priestess
Mannaz
“There is a saying in Tibetan, ‘Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.’

No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that’s our real disaster.”

― Dalai Lama XIV

August 4, 2016

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Fri 216 149 Anniversary of Huancavelica – Peru

Coast Guard Day – United States of America

Constitution Day – Cook Islands

Revolution Day – Burkina Faso

Transfiguration Bank Holiday – El Salvador

The Chariot
Thurisaz
“Music is … A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy”

― Ludwig van Beethoven

August 5, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sat 217 148  Homeland Thanksgiving Day – Croatia

Independence Day – Burkina Faso

National Children’s Day – Tuvalu

Santo Domingo Foundation Day – Dominican Republic

Transfiguration – San Salvador del Mundo – El Salvador

Virgen de las Nieves – Peru

Sister’s Day – United States of America

King of Coins
Kano
“So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?”

― Hunter S. Thompson

August 6, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sun 218 147 Accession of H.H. Sheikh Zayed – United Arab Emirates

Atomic Bomb Day – United States of America

Independence Day – Bolivia, Jamaica

The Transfiguration – Bulgaria

Hiroshima Peace Ceremony – Shinto

The Transfiguration – Christianity

6 of Cups
Hagalaz
“You get what anybody gets – you get a lifetime.”

― Neil Gaiman

August 7, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Mon 219 146 Battle of Boyaca – Colombia

Independence Day – Ivory Coast

Labor Day – Samoa

Youth Day – Kiribati

8 of Swords
Eihwaz
“Even when you have doubts, take that step. Take chances. Mistakes are never a failure—they can be turned into wisdom.”

― Cat Cora

August 8, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Tues 220 145 Queen’s Name Day – Sweden

Father’s Day – Taiwan

Independence Day – Bhutan

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People – Australia

Peach Day (End of the Iran/Iraq war) – Iraq

Peasants’ Day – Tanzania

Universal & International Infinity Day – International

Saint Mary MacKillop Day – Australia

Judgment
Sowelu
“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.”

― C.S. Lewis

August 9, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Wed 221 144 International Day of the World’s Indigenous People – International

National Day – Sierra Leone, Singapore

Women’s Day – South Africa

Smokey Bear’s Birthday (Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires) – United States of America

2 of Cups
Othila
“The sad truth is the truth is sad.”

― Lemony Snicket

August 10, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Thur 222 143 Independence of Quito – Ecuador

St. Lawrence Day – Spain

Qiangtang Kyagqen Horse Racing Festivals – Tibet

International Biodiesel Day – International

Page of Staves
Wunjo
“I hate men who are afraid of women’s strength.”

― Anaïs Nin

August 11, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Fri 223 142 Heroes’ Day – Zimbabwe

Independence Day – Chad

King Hussein Accession – Jordan

Montserrat Annual Pilgrimage – Montserra

5 of Coins
Ehwaz
“One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.”

― Lewis Carrol

July 12, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Wed 193 172 Aniversario Puerto Maldonado – Peru

Battle of Boyne/Orangemen’s Day – United Kingdom

Battle of the Boyne Day – Ireland

Independence Day – Kiribati, Sao Tome & Principe

Micornesian Day – Micronesia

Orangemen’s Day – Canada, Ireland

Petrovdan (Orthodox) – Boznia-Herzegovina

Petrodan – Serbia

3 of Cups
Ehwaz
“That’s what fiction is for. It’s for getting at the truth when the truth isn’t sufficient for the truth.”

― Tim O’Brien

July 13, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Thur 194 171 O-Bon/Festival of Souls (Solar date) – Japan

Statehood Day – Montenegro

O-Bon/Festival of Souls (lunar date) – Shinto

4 of Cups
Inguz
“Laugh all you want and cry all you want and whistle at pretty men in the street and to hell with anybody who thinks you’re a damned fool!”

― Armistead Maupin

July 14, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Fri 195 170 Bastille Day – France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Guadeloupe, New Caledonia, Sint Maaretn/St. Martin, St. Pierre & Miquelon The Emperor
Nauthiz
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”

― Marcel Proust

July 15, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sat 196 169 Sultan’s Birthday – Brunei Darussalam

St. Swithin’s Day – United Kingdom

O-Bon/Festival of Souls (lunar date) – Shinto

King of Staves
Perth
“She was ready to deny the existence of space and time rather than admit that love might not be eternal.”

― Simone de Beauvoir

July 16, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sun 197 168 La Paz Local Festival – Bolivia

Lunes del Cerro – Mexico

Virgen del Carmen – Peru

World Snake Day – International

O-Bon/Fesitval of Souls (lunar date) – Shinto

The Empress
Uruz
“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.”

― Bruce Lee

July  17, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Mon 198 167 Constitution Day – South Korea

Hurrican Supplication Day – US Virgin Islands

Munoz Rivera Day – Puerto Rico

O-Bon/Festival of Souls (lunar date) – Shinto

2 of Staves
Othila
“The unhappiest people in this world, are those who care the most about what other people think.”

― C. JoyBell C.

July  18, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Tue 199 166 Constitution Day – Uruguay

Nelson Mandela’s Birthday – South Africa

7 of Cups

Ansuz

“You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget.”

― Cormac McCarthy

July  19, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Wed 200 165  Birthday of Yand di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan – Malaysia

Edgar Degas’ Birthday – France

Liberation Day – Nicaragua

Martyr’s Day – Myanmar/Burma

Sandinista Day – Nicaragua

The World
Gebo
“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. ”

― Walt Disney Company

July 20, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Thur 201 164 Birthday of Crown Prince Haakon – Norway

Independence Day – Columbia

Moon Day – United States of America

Peach and Freedom Day – Cyprus (Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus)

Special Holiday Renbel Province – Solomon Islands

St. Elijah’s Day – Bulgaria

6 of Staves
Mannaz
“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”

― Albert Einstein

July 21, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Fri 202 163 Liberation Day – Guam,

National Day – Belgium

Schoelcher Day (Abolition of Slavery) – Sint Maarten/St. Martin

St. George Festa – Malta

Victor Schoelcher Day – Guadeloupe

The Sun
Jera
“Just tell me how to be different in a way that makes sense.”

― Stephen Chbosky

July 22, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sat 203 162 Birthday of King Sobhuza II – Swaziland

Liberation Day – Gambia

National Tree Planting Day – Central African Republic

People’s Uprising Day – Slovenia

Ace of Coins
Inguz
“I’ve known people that the world has thrown everything at to discourage them…to break their spirit. And yet something about them retains a dignity. They face life and don’t ask quarters.”

― Horton Foote

July 23, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sun 204 161 Bata’s Fiesta – Equatorial Guinea

Egyptian Revolution Day – Libya

Martyr’s Day- Armenia

National Children’s Day – Indonesia

National Hot Dog Day – United States of America

Revolution Day – Egypt

Birthday of Haile Selassie – Rastafarian

5 of Swords
Ansuz
“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.”

― Walt Whitman

July 24, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Mon 205 160 Birth of the Libertador (Bolivar Day) – Venezuela

Children’s Day – Vanuatu

Fiesta de Santiago – Peru

Jose Barbosa Day – Puerto Rico

Simon Bolivar Day – Ecuador

Pioneer Day (Utah) – United States of America

Page of Cups
Laguz
“Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.”

― Ayn Rand

July 25, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Tue 206 159 Anniversary of the 7th Republic – Burundi

Constitution Day – Puerto Rick

Foundaton of Guyaquil Day – Ecuador

Galicia National Day – Spain

Gospel Day (Rarotonga only)  – Cook Islands

Guanacaste Day – Costa Rica

Moncada Anniversary – Cuba

Pap Ogou (St Jacques le Majeur) – Haiti

Republic Day – Tunisia

Santiago Day – Spain

St James Day – Spain

Yalong Cultural Festival – Tibet

Papa Ogou (St Jacques le Majeur) – Voudon

Knight of Coins
Isa
“Child, child, do you not see? For each of us comes a time when we must be more than what we are.”

― Lloyd Alexander

July 26, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Wed 207 158  Anniversary of the Moncada Barracks Attack Day – Cuba

Day of Iansa – Brazil

Gran’Dlai et Gran’Aloumandia (Sainte Anne) – Haiti

Independence Day – Liberia, Maldives

Gran’Dlai et Gran’Aloumandia (Sainte Anne) – Voudon

7 of Coins
Teiwaz
“There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.”

― Gautama Buddha

July 27, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Thur 208 157 Cross Atlantic Communication Day – United States of America

Lu Pan Day – Hong Kong

Revolution Day – Cuba

Victory Day – North Korea

8 of Cups
Raido
“If the person you are talking to doesn’t appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.”

― A.A. Milne

July 28, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Fri 209 156 Fall of Fascism – San Marino

Independence Day – Peru

Olavsoka Eve – Faroe Islands

The Devil
Algiz
“The present changes the past. Looking back you do not find what you left behind.”

― Kiran Desai

July 29, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sat 210 155 Aymaraes – Peru

Father’s Day – Dominican Republic

Maitresse Silverine – Haiti

Olavsoka Day (National Day) – Faroe Islands

St. Olav’s Day – Norway

Maitresse Silverine – Voudon

9 of Staves
Odin
“The difference between sex and love is that sex relieves tension and love causes it.”

― Woody Allen

July 30, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Sun 211 154 Independence Day – Vanuatu

MicMac Festival of St. Ann – Canada

Father-in-Law Day – United States of America

The Moon
Uruz
“Maybe this world is another planet’s hell.”

― Aldous Huxley

July 31, 2017

Day Day # Yr Days Left Holiday Tarot Card Rune Quote
Mon 212 153 San Ignacio – Peru

Upswing of the Revolution – Congo (Republic of)

La Hae Hawai’I (Flad Day in Hawaii) – United States of America

Imbolc/Oimelc/Brigid (Southern Hemisphere) – Paganism

Lunasa or Lammas (Northern Hemisphere) – Paganism

Ace of Swords
Fehu
“That was one of the virtues of being a pessimist: nothing was ever as bad as you thought it would be.”

― James Jones