Ceremony! 5 Ways to Make it

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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”

Beauty, Grace and Corvids

Kuan Yin isn’t so strange a figure to be present in a bird shaman’s life. She is often depicted with birds. Most commonly, it is with a swallow (sometimes very stylized and phoenix-like) which carries a string of prayer beads in its beak. This bird represents light in the darkness, especially through devotion. Sometimes the […]

via Birds in Kuan Yin Iconography — Dragons Bearing Honey

When I Was Hard To Love

this is another find. Not relevant? Well love is Universal, and we are at sometime in our lives all at loggerheads with it. We can make our Selves hard to love most often when we are disconnected from Self. When we measure our Selves against perceived perfect others but read this and see if you relate and then sit with it and find your Self and sit with them. Tell them how you feel . Use a mirror and the Ho’opono’ono ‘I’m sorry, I love you, forgive me.’

Blessings and joy

 

Source: When I Was Hard To Love

Meditation, a way of connection to your Self.

At this time of the new moon we open up to new possibilities. We allow new ideas and experiences to enter our lives. In our previous few meditations we have been beginning our journey for the next six months. With this new moon we explore new ways of being and moving through this journey. Take […]

via May New Moon Meditation — Jessica Cross

I discovered this piece and thought you would like it. So many things that we don’t see as coming under the purview of such and such a subject… but EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED, EVERYTHING HAS SPIRIT, ENERGY & EVERYTHING IS UNIVERSAL. Happy meditations.

 

What is Shamanism?

What is Shamanism?

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?”