Is May Day a Pagan holiday?
Beltane also sometimes goes by the name May Day. This holiday is associated very strongly with fertility for pagans.
What do pagans call Easter?
So in Greece, Easter is called Pascha, in Italy it is Pasqua, in France it is Paques, and in Denmark it is Paaske. But in Germany and English-speaking countries like England, Easter took its name from the pagan goddess Eostre – the goddess of spring and fertility.
What is the celebration of Beltane?
Beltane, also spelled Beltine, Irish Beltaine or Belltaine, also known as Cétamain, festival held on the first day of May in Ireland and Scotland, celebrating the beginning of summer and open pasturing.