Imbolc: Facts, Dates, Traditions, and Rituals - Also called Brigid's Day, Imbolc honors the Celtic goddess of fire, fertility, midwifery and the young. Many Pagans will pay tribute to Brigid by arranging an altar and 'invoking' the goddess through prayer
Brigit is the Celtic triple goddess. A fiery goddess who tirelessly protects those who call upon her. She is a feminine counterpart to Archangel Michael's warrior energy and was transitioned to St. Brigid by the Catholic church to bridge the Pagan and Christian divide.
Here is a sweet little Imbolc altar that most unfamiliar with pagan or magickal symbolism would not understand. It could easily be explained as "a craft I saw on Pinterest." .... Witchy Words: Imbolc Altar 2015
Book of Shadows: Imbolc marks the early signs of Spring, such a snowdrops and crocuses, and the lengthening of days. The lighting of fires and candles represent the return of the Sun. We honor the Goddess Brighid as the waiting bride of the returning Sun God, and we celebrate a ritual of cleansing and purification.