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Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Working with the elements
Four is the number of the physical universe. Both the square and the cross are symbols of material life in the three-dimensional world. The horizontal line of the cross symbolizes time, and the vertical one depicts space. The corners of the square and the...
Magick >> The Elements
Birch: Correspondences
Betula alba Folk Names: Beithe, Bereza, Bereza, Berke, Beth, Bouleau, Lady of the Woods Gender: Feminine Planet: Venus Element: Water Deity: Thor Power: Protection, Purification, Exorcism...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
Working With Chakras
The Major Chakras The major chakras are situated at: MASTER: Base chakra (base of spine, between anus and genitals) Spleen chakra (slightly below the belly button) Solar Plexus chakra (1 hand-span above the belly button) MASTER: Heart chakra (center of the...
Body Mysteries >> Chakras
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Basics of Magick: The Use of Color in Magick
White | Silver | Grey | Pink | Red | Purple | Brown | Blue | Green | Yellow | Gold | Black In magick, colors represent certain energies, goals, people and non-physical beings, such as deities or spiritual forces. For this reason, you should include candles,...
Symbology >> Colorology
Meditation and Kaballah II
Meditation is one of the most vital elements of occult and esoteric practices, especially in the study of the Kaballah. I've heard it said that prayer is talking to the Divine and meditation is listening for the answers. I've also heard that the answers come...
Mind >> Meditation

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Healing Through the Art of Birch Bark Biting
“I see the design through my eye teeth,” said Denise Lajimodiere, Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe.
Your Green Life: Birch bark research
Birch bark is already a byproduct of the lumber industry. Krasutsky went on to say "They produce approximately 50 tons of this stuff every day and they burn it." Instead of incineration, The Actives Factory reclaims the birch bark.
Moorhead woman preserves history through ancient art of birch bark biting
Denise Lajimodiere holds the birch bark to a light and inspects her work. David Samson / The Forum. Sennie recently moved to Alaska from Fargo but said she brought some bark with her and plans to continue practicing the art.
What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week
hover before mountainous terrain worthy of the outsider artist Joseph Yoakum; all is bordered by a narrow band of ultramarine waves and a wider one that loosely approximates birch bark. ... The work here underscores these positions (or non-positions).
Celebrating Equality and Crafts at House of Sweden

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