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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Transiting Pluto in Capricorn symbolizes the collective need to re-structure any outdated systems, methods, or behaviors that have become stagnated and are preventing further growth. Pluto in Capricorn reflects the need to evolve past any internal behavior has become crystallized and outdated in order for individual and collective growth to occur.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: 2015-08-03 By: Gini Graham Scott PhD
Is it possible to turn our every goal into a reality? Gini Graham Scott, PhD, author of the new Turn Your Dreams Into Reality, explains how she came to write her book, applying "Get What You Want" principles in every day life, and how we, too, can exercise the book's techniques to achieve our dreams.
Date: 2015-08-17 By: Keith Sherwood
Creative feminine energy functions as the driving force of evolution. Feminine energy is universal and life-affirming. It motivates humans to unite and to experience intimacy with one another. It can never be taken away from you; because of that, it makes everybody a healer; a lover; and, on the deepest level, a radiant, transcendent being who has the capacity to transform the world through their work and relationships. So how do we increase this energy to heal ourselves and others? Keith Sherwood and Sabine Wittmann, authors of the new Energy Healing for Women, provide two exercises that we can use to increase our feminine energy and empower ourselves.
Date: 2009-07-30 By: Keith Sherwood
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