Lakshmi – Goddess Of Wealth Sri Lakshmi Devi
Lakshmi is the Hindu Goddess Who Governs All form of Wealth and Success and the Paths, Means and Results of all forms of Prosperity. Mother Lakshmi is often depicted in several…
My mind was running that forever to do list, and was wondering how I was going to find an extra 6 hours, in the normal 24 hour day, to just break even with what was on the day’s list of chores. As I was driving over Prospect Hill, I looked off to the right and realized something; that day was just a single moment in time!
I pulled the car to the side of the road and shut it off. Wearily, I stepped out and walked toward the ledge. Slowly, I eased down to sit upon the rock wall…Continue
Did you know that there are delicate matters of etiquette and…Continue
Sometimes I've been asked what are some books I'd recommend for those who are just coming into learning about the Craft, and this is the list I pass along. Most of the tomes on here are those which would be of…Continue
We all were gathered together, sitting around the kitchen table and laughter was definitely the sound hear loudly throughout the house. When one of my kids brought up my Dad, (now the anniversary of his passing was 10 years ago on September 11, 2000), and shared how they had been down to visit his grave.
When I asked why? I got the simple response of how he had something to share with Grandpa.
Over the years, each of my two kids has frequently asked to go to…Continue
Perspective, be it true that we all see things from a different one. One thing that must be remembered at all times, is we all must be true to ourself, with respect to how we look at ourselves.
Anger….Frustration…Indignation… and so many other negatives ... They are the negative energy forms that seems to be so accessable to all , while taking little to no effort to be share with others, since it revolves around all extensions of everyones' life. Some go to work and encounter…Continue
Hi i am aubrey... (hello aubrey)
and i am an eclectic pagan, and have been for about 85% of my life
everyone thinks i cannot handle being judged, but that's what i do on a day in and day out basis. i take scrutiny and use it as a form of constructive criticism.
i know my recent blogs didnt really make much sense (and got extremely out of hand) due to my lack of sleep and not getting very many details in about a few things made things a little shady to…Continue
((a reprint from my personal blog-site))
Tomorrow's the local, invitation-only circle with some of the various trad folks in attendance. We do a round-robin of these more generic versions of our holiday celebrations, just so that we can hang out with a larger group of…Continue
Added by Albiana on February 23, 2011 at 8:29 — No Comments
I had a very very weird dream last night. I mean so weird that I actually remember it. I never remember a full dream unless one.) it is so weird that i cant get it out of my head, or 2.) It has some major significance to my life. I believe it is the first, but considering the symbolism of it more tame Disney counter-story it may be the second as well.
The dream starts with me at my house. I look out the back door and see people running down the street screaming. I look to see…Continue
What an odd little feature on a Pagan site. Well, I suppose the whole point is to write something. Hmm, the only thing is, I'm not sure what to write about. I mean, I suppose I could say something completely meaningless and arbitrary like, "all cats are not dogs", but that has been done before and why copy someone's work? I suppose I could discuss politics, but I'm not very good at it, so thats a loss too.
Oh, I've got it. I'll just say that I think blogging is a funny…Continue
Added by SpiritWizard on February 23, 2011 at 2:30 — No Comments
Or maybe how I get answers???
There has been something on my mind since the discovery of my high school sweetheart on FB this past Sunday. He was more than just that, we were engaged. We even went so far as purchasing wedding rings and obtaining a marriage license. Yes, at the tender age of 18yrs old. Needless to say that maybe not getting married so young was probably the best thing for both of us.
We went steady for apx. 2 yrs. When we went…Continue
The balancing act of life is often one of the hardest things everyone faces. It is not simply a process of getting up and getting ready for the day. It is not just: the process of being active in within the community, maintaining a home and family, getting to various a doctors’ or dentists’ appointments, dealing with new births, dealing with the passing of someone we love, or simply even making sure you arrive to work on time. Life is filled with so many individual and unique facets. It is…Continue
Warning: The suggestion below is of my own making purely to burn dried fruit & honey incense and/or kyphi incense and Is Not Suitable for burning of loose incense mixtures, powders or resins due to it's construction. Please be advised, that burning such mixtures with the suggested method below is Not recommended!
Here is the link to my dried fruit…Continue
Semita Magus, which means "The Path of the Mage," is the "official" name for the path I have chosen for myself. That is to say, that is the name I have given it, as my path is nearly unique and thus falls to me to name. It is not a grand title, nor is it anything assuming. I do not associate myself with the term "witch," nor do I consider all magical practices or spellwork to be "witchcraft." Rather, I find myself resonating in a much deeper level and with better associations with the…Continue
(I got this from http://gleewood.org/threshold/ )
Please describe briefly your Path:
NeoHellenic Witch indulging in Hellenic hearthcraft, rituals, Greek (folk) Magic, spellcraft, divination, symbol-work and working with daemons. I aspire to learn necromancy and iatromancy as well as acquire actual, hands-on education on rizotome (wort-cunning) and pharmakeia…Continue
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I had a very interesting dream some three to four years ago. I've been re-reading a book on tantra called The Book of Secrets and yesterday I came across what I think triggered this dream at the time.
"Seek not; otherwise you will miss. Seek not and find. Don't seek and find." - Lao Tzu
I shall quote a short bit of text from this chapter so the context of Lao's quote is better understood.
"When the mind is seeking worldly objects it is not so difficult, the…
Although drawn in jest, this is pretty much how it is; and I'm sick of being told to 'deal with it'. Art and illustration are, in the modern world, commodities. They take time and resources to produce, and as such should be compensated in some way.
I had a guy on the Internet wanting me to design…Continue