Tag: sacred space

  • Wrapping-up 2020: Sacred space

    Wrapping-up 2020: Sacred space

    In my last post, I spoke about the winter season and the journey inward. I suggested that you do some journaling and gave you a few ideas about things to contemplate. Today I would like to speak more about sacred space—both the sacred space around you, your home, as well as your own body, your…

  • Wrapping-up 2020: Pause, reflect, and take a breath

    Wrapping-up 2020: Pause, reflect, and take a breath

    As the days grow shorter in the northern hemisphere, we move towards the solstice, winter, and the end of this most challenging year. It is our natural time to descend, to go deep inside. Life has taught us many things in this past year. Now it is time to go inside and reflect. One important…

  • Dance as a Spiritual Practice-Online

    Dance as a Spiritual Practice-Online

    A 2-hour online course taught by Leslie Zehr, Esoteric Dance teacher from Egypt and author of The Alchemy of Dance: Sacred Dance as a Path to the Universal Dancer, designed to introduce the student to the elements of Sacred Dance and how it can be used as a Spiritual Practice.Students will learn the concept of…

  • Goddess of the House

    The goddess of the house, where did she go? A thing of the past? There is a phrase in Arabic rubit el beit. Some would argue that this phrase means the subtle aspect of God that permeates our surroundings or home. Well…that is exactly what I am talking about; sacred space. The original concept of…

  • A House is not a Home

    In the past the home was a sacred space, the hearth, usually tended by women, the goddesses of sacred space. Then materialism took over and the pursuit of money became the highest accomplishment leaving houses abandon, devoid of that sacred energy. It became a place to sleep and put your ‘stuff’. ‘Latch-key children’ was the…

  • Just Play!

    Play seems to be the big topic of conversation for this week! I had 2 conversations and then saw this video; using the rule of 3 it is time to write about it! The first conversation was with an artist friend who is deep in the womb of the Great Mother creating things she doesn’t…