One of the things that has always intrigued me about the Kabalah is the focus by many Kabalists on the Sephiroht of the famous symbolic image, the Tree of Life. The Sephiroht (the ten spheres shown in the image of the Tree below) are less than 1/3 of the 32 aspects of the Tree, the others being the paths between the Sephiroht. Why focus on only ten rather than on the other 22? (That's like some people who focus on the 10 Commandments of the Jewish bible and ignore the more than 600 others.) Many books on the Kabalah and the Tree of Life, such as Dion Fortune's famous Mystical Qabalah, spend almost their entire length covering the Sephiroht and ignoring or at least slighting the
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Tess Whitehurst, author of Magical Housekeeping.
When I tell someone that I wrote a book called Magical Housekeeping, he or she will sometimes ask, “What’s the most important area of the home? If I could only focus on one area, what would it be?”
The answer? The front door.
The front door is the entryway of blessings, abundance, and positive energy. It not only has the capacity to invite in the conditions you desire, it also, as a magical threshold, can be employed to fine-tune the energy that enters so that it vibrationally sets the tone for the entire home.
Below are some general guidelines to help you empower your
Do I dare
Disturb the universe?
In a minute there is time
For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.
~TS Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
Every month when I get ready to write my blog entries, I ask my Facebook friends what they would like me to write about. Then I mostly ignore them. But this month, I am taking almost all of their ideas. Celeste Heldstab, proprietress of Bayou Witch Incense (where magic makes scents!), suggests that I talk about reversals and if they are needed.
I did write about reversals back in October, over six months ago, so it is a good time to revisit this subject. For my entire tarot-reading life, I have never taken to