I was having a discussion the other day with a friend. We were discussing the Seasons of the year and which one we preferred. I had to have a think about it. I do have a soft spot for Spring…but then don’t we all? Autumn though, Autumn is my favourite. Autumn is the Season of Completion. Continue reading “Autumn: The Season of Completion”
We are still working away here at Spiral Heart. We don’t want you to think we have forgotten about you while we are off making ritual and ceremony in some lovely places, I have to say… so here’s a wee Lammas Gift. Look out for more news on our online courses, from the very beginning of your journey to being in the thick of it – we’ve got you covered!
As mentioned before on just about every social media site we are on, we were at the Lammas Fayre on Arran at the weekend. As you can see from the picture above we were making ceremony – a water ritual to be exact. Though ‘exact’ is not really the word to use… Continue reading “Arran, A Magical Space”
Midsummer madness, all those weird people getting up at some ungodly hour to do what? Worship the Sun???! Totally crazy! Why would anyone want to do that? It’s just another day after all… isn’t it? Continue reading “Summer Solstice, What’s the point?”
Ceremony or Ritual it’s a rite old conundrum! So how do you make it work for you?
The closest many of us come to ‘ceremony’ is when we attend the ‘Hatch/Match/Despatch’ variety. There are of course many religions which still celebrate life’s rites of passage. The rest of us, well some don’t even recognise those rites and for me that is the reason we as a culture have really lost our way a little bit perhaps. We just don’t get it. Continue reading “Ceremony! 5 Ways to Make it”
Nicholas Breeze Wood, the editor and producer of the dedicated e-zine Sacred Hoop has compiled some articles about Shamanic practice. This collection of articles is free but if you want to know more, have Sacred Hoop delivered to your inbox 4 times a year for a very small subscription fee it’s an absolute joy to have. Covering diverse traditions from all over the globe. What is Shamanism? contains articles from notable and respected Shaman and practitioners. Continue reading “What is Shamanism?”
Spring, springing up all over and the light is beginning to peep through the storm full clouds, the dark days are almost over and we look forward to our own new beginnings.
How do we move through the slow deepness of the winter and out into the light?
BUNYAHISHIG Continue reading “Spring Cleaning”