The significance of Dowth and Newgrange
On winter solstice the sun alignment sets in Dowth chamber and rises in Newgrange chamber.
Honouring these sacred alignments means letting go of the darkness at Dowth and waking up to the rebirth of the sun at Newgrange the following morning. It is a still period that is hugely transformative both for us as individuals and the world around us.
♧ So what draws us to Newgrange & Dowth ? ♧
connecting with the cycles of nature
letting go of the past at Dowth
welcoming in the new at Newgrange
celebrating the returning of the sun from winter’s darkness