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Date: 2012-07-09 By: Barbara Moore
For many tarot readers, Rachel Pollack's Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom was a sort of bible. Her newest release, The New Tarot Handbook, offers the same sort of guidance and inspiration. Here tarot expert Barbara Moore explains the book's beauty—and the wisdom of Rachel Pollack.
Date: 2015-06-22 By: Melanie Marquis
As one of three annual harvest celebrations marked in the Witch's sabbat cycle, Lughnasadh doesn't seem like much of a stand-out. Unless you're tending crops on a daily basis, you're not very likely to be especially filled with excitement over the thought of the first harvest, as opposed to the second or third harvest. Melanie Marquis, author of the new Lughnasadh in Llewellyn's Sabbat Series, offers fun ways to make your Lughnasadh celebrations more modern.
Date: 2008-07-28 By: Llewellyn
This exercise is practiced alongside the Lesser Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram. During the first month of practice, you should perform the entire exercise at least twice a week. On each of the other five days you can do one of the five steps of the exercise (letters a, b, c, d, or e) after performing the pentagram ritual. In doing so, during
Date: 2010-09-06 By: Deva Green
Transiting Pluto in Capricorn symbolizes the collective need to re-structure any outdated systems, methods, or behaviors that have become stagnated and are preventing further growth. Pluto in Capricorn reflects the need to evolve past any internal behavior has become crystallized and outdated in order for individual and collective growth to occur. The natal chart of the US currently includes transits of Pluto in Capricorn, and these aspects are wreaking havoc, including economic and social instability. Why do we need to face these transits in order to experience growth? Evolutionary astrologer Deva Green explains.
Date: 2013-07-08 By: Jane Meredith
We are all familiar with the Wheel of the Year and its celebrations. But what if we take a deeper look at the Wheel and the lessons it offers, seeing not just eight festivals of celebration, but a parallel of the waxing and waning of our lives? Jane Meredith, author of Rituals of Celebration, discusses what happens when we venture into the lessons of the Wheel of the Year and embrace the importance of loss as much as we do the importance of success.
Date: 1969-12-31 By: Sandra Kynes
Last summer when I was stuck at an airport and whiled away the time with my nose in a magazine, one article in particular made me sit up and take notice. It said that anthropologists studying cross-cultural patterns found that all the world’s ...
Date: 1969-12-31 By: Mary K. Greer
Far too many people worry about reading tarot cards the “right” way. I find instead that there are more helpful and less helpful reading techniques, depending on the situation. It is also believed that when reading for others we must do what the ...
Date: 2012-11-12 By: Judith Marshall
It is generally accepted that children and animals can sense things that "rational" adults cannot, our innate curiosity and intuition having been reduced as we age by the precepts of the world around us. But what if we could tune back in to that perception, and listen to the guidance these angels and spirits are providing? Judith Marshall, author of My Conversations with Angels, explains why our trust in these angelic guardians is so important and blessed.
Date: 2009-07-30 By: Judith Marshall
The Two of Wands portends something unexpected will happen or enter the picture, or loss or failure in your new enterprise. Meaning The Two of Wands is not an auspicious card. Something unexpected is going to happen or enter into the picture. It is something you did not or could not allow for in your plans. At the least, it will catch you by
Date: 2010-01-25 By: Colin Wilson
For Colin Wilson, author of <em><a href="http://www.llewellyn.com/product.php?ean=9780738719696">Alien Dawn</a></em>, the idea of UFOs and flying saucers was a bit disturbing, because to him it seemed that the truth of space was beyond human knowledge. But with so many abductees coming forward and renowned scientists examining facts too compelling to be dismissed, what is the truth behind UFOs, aliens, and abductions?