A walk in the woods makes it easy to understand the awe and reverence our ancestors had for trees. When you become reacquainted with the natural world, you gain access to different levels of energy and awareness that, in turn, can bring deeper meaning and spiritual satisfaction to your life.
Trees are a gateway into the world of spirit. By exploring a variety of tree mysteries and traditions, Whispers from the Woods offers many ways for you to begin to live in harmony with the earth's sacred rhythm. This guidebook presents the essentials of the Celtic Ogham and tree calendars, then goes on to include instruction in meditation practices, shamanic journeys, feng shui, spellcraft, and ritual. The second half of the book, set up in an easy-to-use field guide format, offers a wealth of information on fifty trees, including their attributes, lore, powers, and seasonal correspondences.
Grave minding and grave decorating traditions run hand in hand with
the season of Samhain, and perhaps nowhere is this as apparent as in
Central and South America during Dias de los Muertos. However, elements of this practice are easily incorporated into modern Pagan traditions and offer a subtle yet powerful method of honoring the dead. It
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