“Now I lay me down to worry…”
Set your mind right before you go to bed. Start simple. Make sure that you do go to bed, and not lie down on the sofa. Turn down the lights in your bedroom, and light a simple white candle – that has been placed in a sturdy candle-holder on the dresser. Say a prayer as you sit and look at the candle.
If you believe in a god, then you have a head start. You can recite a prayer from a your holy book or oral tradition. Then briefly lay down your main worry for Continue reading
The Foot Chakra
The Pathwork Healing Series
By Tom DeLiso / Hermes Trismegistus.
The Chakra Energy System functions as a conduit through which divine energy passes into the spiritual and physical body. Without these energy portals, you would cease to exist because all energy comes from the Universal Source and is not derived from your own being.
Traditionally there are seven major chakra. These seven energy portals rest at various points along the body: the base of the spine, the sexual, the solar plexus, the heart, the throat, the brow, and the crown (above the head). However, despite these Continue reading
A Kabbalistic View of the Chakras
By Rebekah Kenton
My reference is Kundalini Tantra by Swami Satyananda Saraswati and all quotations are from this book.
Mooladhara Chakra (Base); Yesod
“The Sanskrit word moola means ‘root or foundation’ and that is precisely what this chakra is. Mooladhara is at the root of the chakra system and its influences are at the root of our whole existence. In tantra, Mooladhara is the seat of kundalini, the basis from which the possibility of higher realization arises.”The ordinary ego-mind of Yesod works and runs our lives more or less Continue reading
Tarot Card Meanings – The Wands
The Wands represent energy, inspiration, leadership and achievement.
Ace of Wands
The Aces represent beginnings, and the Wands represent inspiration and mental energy. This card in particular represents new ideas and plans. Traditionally, creation, invention, energy, birth, adventure.
Postponements, deferrals, cancellations. Difficulties getting started. Loss of work or social Continue reading
Tarot Card Meanings – The Cups
The Cups represent relationships, emotions and love.
Ace of Cups
Contentment. Abundance. Fertility. As the Aces represent new beginnings, and the Cups represent love, emotion and family, it is not surprising that the Ace of Cups suggests the start of new relationships, or perhaps family relations growing closer. This card also sometimes portends marriage or childbirth. Traditionally, feasting, opulence, good news, Continue reading
Tarot Card Meanings – The Swords
The Swords represent character, communication, thought and challenges.
Ace of Swords
New energy. Developing and following through on new projects. There may be some questions or uncertainties, but the sword will cut through the red tape. This card is sometimes thought to suggest surgery, and often thought to represent “the pen”. Therefore it is a particularly good omen for new projects involving writing. Though the card represents ambition and determination, it is also a card of fairness and justice.
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Tarot Card Meanings – The Pentacles
From Free Tarot Card Readings
The Pentacles represent employment, enterprise, wealth, home and the earthly facets of life.
Ace of Pentacles
The seed of success. Opportunities are available. A better job. A promotion. Perhaps a windfall profit or an inheritance is on the way. With increased prosperity will come increased responsibility. A card of good fortune, but remember that the seed requires cultivation to bear fruit.
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