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Meditation and Your Sensory System

  The reason we meditate may be as distinct and individual as we are.   Inside of us there is an endless source of inner peace, stillness and joy.  Even while our world is speeding up around us, no matter how crazy or unmanageable life feels, we can always tap into this flow which restores equanimity […]

Transform and Understand Anger

Have you ever tried to hide your feelings when you’re angry?  It’s pretty difficult.  Whether we act out or go into a deep freeze, it makes itself known. All emotions serve a purpose.  Anger, as any other emotion, influences us and can motivate us to make decisions and take action. Anger is a sign that something is off.  To deny and disown the anger allows it to continue to fester and grow:  we can become irrational or unpredictable. The first step to transform anger is…

Shapeshifting Obstacles into Advantages

A shaman is someone who journeys to other worlds and uses the wisdom and energy from these other realms to affect change in this world.

Shamans describe shapeshifting as another element of ‘the dream or dreamtime’ and the world is as we dream it.  To change ourselves and to change the collective we need to shapeshift the dream which is our perceived reality.

Somatic Awareness: Body Sensations Open Inner Worlds

Our bodies contain wisdom about how we live, what we believe, what brings us joy, sorrow, and what we need to allow ourselves to be who we are.

Your emotional and physical health is imprinted within your body sensations and felt sense.  You will identify the problem and find the direction to move forward by listening to your body.  Sounds simple.  Well, yes and no.

Mudras Shift Energy and Awareness

I love the simplicity of using Mudras to open, transform and enhance your overall wellbeing. In Sanskrit Mudra means gesture or seal. Mudras are mainly used in a meditation or contemplation practice directing the flow of energy within the body.   How Mudras Work You stimulate different areas when you place your hands in certain […]