Winter Solstice

This year winter solstice will happen on Thursday, December 21 in the Northern Hemisphere. This solstice marks the first day of winter, the shortest day of the year. Sometimes referred to as the darkest day of the year. What happens during winter solstice winter solstice? At this time, the earth is tilted furthest away from … Read more

What is the Om symbol mean?

Most religions indicate that creation began with sound. Ancient teachings and modern science agree: all living things, all things in existence are made up at their most essential level of vibrating, pulsing energy. For Hindus and Buddhists, Om (Aum) is this primordial sound, the first breath of creation, the vibration that ensures existence. Om signifies … Read more

Vogel Crystals

“The crystal is a neutral object whose inner structure exhibits a state of perfection and balance. When a crystal is cut to the proper form and when the human mind enters into relationship with its structural perfection, the crystal emits a vibration that extends and amplifies the power of the user’s mind. Like a laser, … Read more

Money Frogs

The Money Frog – also called Three Legged Toad or Frog – has become the holy creature of Feng Shui, protecting against misfortune and promising abundance in wealth. Chinese legends tell that the Money Frog was originally the wife of a legendary figure who stole the Elixir of Immortality from the Goddess of the West. … Read more

Mandala

Mandala is defined as a geometric design intended to symbolize the universe . The word itself is derived from the root manda, which means essence, to which the suffix la, meaning container, has been added. Thus, the mandala is a container of essence. The basic form of most Hindu and Buddhist mandalas is a square … Read more

Smudging

The Chinese, Egyptians, Romans and Native Americans were all known to use Smudge Wands as tools to cleanse their living spaces. The same tools and techniques used by these cultures many years ago remain effective instruments in cleansing our home and work environments today. Smudge Wands are basically bundles of sage or sage mixed with … Read more

Solar Eclipse 2017 USA

On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. This is one of nature’s most awe inspiring sites. The moon will completely cover the sun and the sun’s Corona. The path will stretch from Salem Oregon to Charleston South Carolina. Observers outside this path will see … Read more

Gargoyles

Gargoyle statues are meant to protect any dwelling from evil spirits. Gargoyle statues are widely used all over the world for decorative purposes as well as the belief that they repair all negative energy. Many churches, historic buildings, and cemeteries adorn gargoyles. Europe seems to favor them the most. Within Paganism and Wicca, gargoyle statues … Read more

Special Sedona Shamanic Retreat-4/28 to 4/30

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