Holidays and holy days are better with friends and family. But many Pagans maintain solitary practices. Even if you work with a group, sometimes you can’t be with them for one reason or another. And sometimes your group meets on a convenient day but you feel the need to celebrate on the exact day. Whatever the reason, many Pagans will be celebrating Imbolc by themselves.
Imbolc is celebrated as Candlemas and Groundhog Day. It is the first of the Spring festivals, although since we in the Northern Hemisphere are still in the depths of Winter it is the promise of Spring we celebrate, not its appearance.
Read more at http://www.patheos.com/blogs/johnbeckett/2015/01/imbolc-a-solitary-ritual.html#lK2x1otmfzZSaGQ6.99