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Sedna

Sedna
: Beautiful Young Maiden/Old Woman of the Sea In the spring of 1987, I was awoken in the middle of the night with a deep and sultry woman’s voice speaking to me. “Shave the hair from your face and make an offering of it to me, to me, to me.” I awoke and gave consideration …

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Soul Loss and Retrieval: An Investigation

THE SOUL’S DESIGN We have three Souls, or aspects of one Soul. They are the Earth, Underworld and Celestial Souls. The Earth Soul is the one that we communicate with on a day-to-day basis and is the residing place of our short-term memory. With this Soul we make connections in a logical manner, recognizing patterns …

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The Healing Place

“Tell me your heart’s desire,” her voice whispered to me in the silence.  As the first waves that would soon carry me into the Ayahuasca Light vibrated through me, the presence of Mama Ayahuasca modulated those frequencies into discernible speech. “I choose bringing the systems of my body into balance so that my health is …

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Earth Soul Retrieval: Reclaiming the Lost Child

  Retrieval of the Earth Soul: Reclaiming the Lost Child Our Earth Soul processes linear perceptions handles cognitive functions and short-term memory. It is this aspect of our self that manages our immune system and overall health. When the Earth Soul is fully embodied and functional we experience life from within our bodies, we see …

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WINTER SOLSTICE: The Emergence of the Divine Masculine

WINTER SOLSTICE: The Emergence of the Divine Masculine The Sun has reached his most southward point upon his yearly journey. He is stationed there for three full days. Then, on December 25th, the Sun begins his trek along the horizon, rising a bit more to the north each and every day until he reaches his …

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Evening Star Ceremony

Evening Star Ceremony Peyote Mentor, John Pedro The ‘Original Hippie Indian’ they called him. John Pedro, by name, was an Arapahoe out of Calumet, Oklahoma. His personal history was woven of fascinating events and embellished tall tales, and we all loved his stories. He had fought in the Korean War, which was where he lost …

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The Australian Medicine Woman

The Australian Medicine Woman Crystals: Return them to the Earth! “I don’t offer workshops. I offer ceremonials.” My words in response to a request by the Omega Institute in Upstate New York to come present at their facility in the Spring of 1988. With a mutual understanding, I agreed. The grounds were well kept. Lawns, …

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Grampa Peña and the Blue Heron

Grampa Peña and the Blue Heron Spirit Paths Waking on a wintry day can be like stepping into any winter, any year. The snow blankets the earth, securing beneath its white cloak all sounds. Quietude reigns. All signs of the shambled foundations of old cabins disappear from the forest landscape, as do the dirt track …

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A Shamanic Perspective of Life’s Purpose

A Shamanic Perspective of Life’s Purpose I practice Liberation Shamanism. Sovereignty, Autonomy and Self-Determination are the keynotes of the paradigm within which I operate. From this viewpoint, the Shamanic perspective of life’s purpose is radically different than the psychotherapeutic or metaphysical way of looking at things. Try this on… I would bet that you look …

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