The one breath, one wind, of life
In stillness, it emerges
And by the heart it directs
To swim in with the tide
Why struggle and resist?
It is futile
Just feel it now
The energies of your life
Revealing the paths ahead
celebrated the recent 'blood' moon
And total lunar eclipse with a
Shamanic fire ceremony
My first ceremony since Peru in 2007
And wow, it was special.
It calls in the energy and support of archetypes.
I find it fascinating that the archetypes
Are common to shamanic ceremonies
In most parts of the world.
It doesn't matter what you call them
For they rest with the four directions.
Far predating Christianity,
The four directions and the symbol of the cross
Surround the epicentre - of the seer.
The energy of the archetypes can be called upon
To act as 'allies' - that energetically support
Our intentions and prayers, by ceremony and ritual
And with the wood fire burning
Under the full moonlit night we begin: