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Shamanic Qabalah

Connecting With The Unseen Mystery Traditions

Our ancestors have provided us with direction through various modalities of mystical participation with the world around us. Known as the Mystery Traditions, these modalities have been shrouded in secrecy and symbolism for millennia. It has only been the last century or so that…

December 6, 2018

Tanis and the Magical Valley – A Journey Through the Inca Heartland

Image of Mesa from a workshop with Sixto Paz Wells, author of Tanis and the Magical Valley, this past weekend that Laurie attended. “…Logic and magic are like different languages based on different ways of understanding the world.” So says Tanis’ father, Jose, to…

January 20, 2016

Dancing with Shadows – A Brief Introduction to Soul Retrieval

Lately I’ve been drawn to visit abandoned and derelict places. Structures that have been neglected, rejected, and abused. As a result, it has opened up a greater capacity within me to look deeper into what I hide from, what I avoid, and label as…

January 20, 2016

Ganesha Goes to Lunch

Epics of ancient India rank with the timeless myths of classical Greece and Rome in the power of their language and the underlying moral lessons. The “Ramayana” and “Mahabharata, ” both origianlly written in Sanskrit, contain vibrant stories of kings and princes, sages and…

September 24, 2015

Shamanic Transformations

True Stories of the Moment of Awakening How does one receive the “call” to enter onto the shamanic path? What causes some people to change their safe, uneventful, and ordinary lives and start on a spiritual search? For many it is a singular instant,…

September 24, 2015