The witch goddess cerridwen is the focus of devotion and reverence amongst witches and pagans around the world.This book traces cerridwen's roots through layers of history and myth, and it provides hands-on exercises and visionary rites to help you realize her immeasurable power in your own magical practice.Based on years of intensive research by celebrated welsh druid kristoffer hughes, this wonderful work shows you how to evoke the magic of ecstatic poetry and song as you join the lineage of magical bards who have explored the secrets of awen and cerridwen's cauldron of inspiration.You will also discover first-ever english translations from ancient welsh manuscripts as well as kristoffer's powerful approach to contemplative journeying, working with sigils, and creating an altar.With rituals for initiation, affirmation, and clarity, this deeply poetic book explores the transformative energies of the goddess of witches.A 6" x 8.9" paperback book with 352 pages.
Discover the extraordinary union of meditation and nature with this hands-on guide to being mindful in the garden.Growing mindful presents an abundance of meditation practices you can use while inhabiting any green space.Joann calabrese shows you how to engage with earth energies and the present moment using the natural world as your portal.This inspiring book features dozens of awareness-boosting activities rooted in sensing the wonder and magic of nature.Discover supplies and settings for each activity, 52 plants to mindfully connect with every week of the year, and heart-centered explorations of garden correspondences.Growing mindful helps you deepen your spiritually and nurture a unique practice.A 6.25" x 9.25" paperback book with 272 pages.
Here is a comprehensive guide to the mythology and magickal practices of more than twenty different cultures from around the world.Explore a wide variety of alternative spiritual paths such as ceremonial magick, witchcraft, shamanism, and qabala.Develop your own rituals and practices based on a firm understanding of the underlying principles that make magick work.Read about the fascinating secrets of the incas, aztecs, and maya.Study the legends of the norse and the enchanting lore of the celts.Experience the subtle wisdom and powerful magick of africa, india, and china.Beginning students and advanced practitioners alike will find magick of the gods & goddesses to be a ready reference for getting acquainted with the old gods and calling upon their power effectively.Magick of the gods & goddesses reveals the spiritual legacy of the ancient world.Embrace the old ways and make them new again.Discover practical methods of establishing a magickal connection to the angels, elementals, and archetypal deities.Learn how to tap into the living energy of the old gods to enrich, empower, and transform your life.A 7 x 10 paperback book with 432 pages.
From seasonal celebrations to miracles and rebirth, this entry in the popular little bit of series explores the power, magic, and rituals of the goddess.Learn all about the maiden, mother, and wise woman archetypes, the she of clay and stars, and meditations connected with herincluding ones for love and passion, success and wealth, protection and intuition, and health and creativity.Enter the inner temple, pore through a goddess directory, and see how to become part of the goddess community.A 5.5" x 7.2" hardcover book with 128 pages.
Discover how to utilize the many faces of the dark goddess to navigate the process of deep and rewarding change.This empowering, practical guide looks at the misconceptions surrounding challenging deities and encourages you to draw on their power to work through aspects of yourself or your life that you wish to change.Organized into three sectionsdescent, challenge, and rebirthdark goddess craft guides you through your own shadow work and helps you emerge renewed.Every step on your path of transformation is connected to a different face of the dark goddess, and stephanie woodfield provides rituals, invocations, and offerings for eleven of them.You can mourn loss with the washer at the ford, learn to move past betrayal with sedna, gain personal independence with blodeuwedd, and become the champion of your own life.Like a torch to light your way, this book helps you heal and transform into the best version of yourself.
Odin is arguably one of the most enigmatic and complex characters in norse mythology.Revered since the viking age, odin has been called the greatest of the godsthe god of words and wisdom, runes and magic, a transformer of consciousness, and a trickster who teaches truth.He is both war god and poetry god, and he is the lord of ravens, the all- father, and the rune master.Odin: ecstasy, runes, and norse magic is the first book on odin that is both historically sourced and accessible to a general audience.It explores odins origins, his appearances in sagas, old magic spells, and the poetic edda, and his influence on modern media, such as tolkiens lord of the rings trilogy.Each chapter features suggestions for rituals, exercises, and music, so readers can comprehend and become closer to this complicated god.Author diana paxson, an expert on viking-era mythology, provides a complete portrait of odin and draws on both scholarship and experience to provide context, resources, and guidance for those who are drawn to work with the master of ecstasy today.Illustrations and photographs, paperback.
Northern tradition for the solitary practitioner is not denomination-specific: rather, it seeks to provide an entry into interior practice for anyone involved in a branch of this broad family of traditions of the ancient norse, germanic, and saxon peoples, using material suitable for the solitary, independent practitioner.Those outside of the northern tradition who wish to deepen their own devotional practice will find this book helpful in their own work, as well.
Learn about the ancient goddesses and how they can empower you, guide you, and help you achieve your own life goals.From greek and roman to nordic mythology, the goddesses often take center stage.Each goddess possesses her own strengths and traits that every woman can draw on for daily inspiration and guidance in their own life's journey.In find your goddess, you'll learn the mythical origins of these powerful female figures and how their stories relate to modern times.From aphrodite, the greek goddess of love and fertility, to kuan yin, the chinese goddess of mercy and compassion, you'll discover the history of each unique goddess and how they can manifest their virtues into your own life.Whether you're looking for guidance in relationships, your career, personal development, or physical and emotional wellness, find your goddess can help you identify and draw strength from the ancient wisdom of famous goddesses.Call on the power of divine femininity and let your own goddess shine.
The witches' god examines the many concepts of the god, 12 individual gods of history, including rituals for invoking each, and a comprehensive directory of 1000 gods from world cultures past and present.
A thorough reference to the many deities, magical beings, mythical places, and ancient customs of the norse and germanic regions of europe explores the legends and origins of well-known gods and figures such as odin, thor, krampus, and the valkyries, as well as a broad range of magical beings such as the elf king, the lorelei, the perchten, dwarves, trolls, and giants draws upon a wealth of well-known and rare sources, such as the poetic edda and the deeds of the danes by saxo grammaticus examines folktales, myths, and magical beliefs from germany, austria, switzerland, denmark, finland, sweden, norway, iceland, and england the legends of the norse and germanic regions of europe--spanning from germany and austria across scandinavia to iceland and england--include a broad range of mythical characters and places, from odin and thor, to berserkers and valhalla, to the valkyries and krampus.In this encyclopedia, claude lecouteux explores the origins, connections, and tales behind many gods, goddesses, magical beings, rituals, folk customs, and mythical places of norse and germanic tradition.
Brigid mother, daughter, healer, bard, warrior, fire goddess, goddess of the oak, animals, and magic.Brigid of the spring, her festival imbolc, oversees fertility of all kinds.Brigid is many things to many people.In this enticing book, courtney weber offers up a wide-ranging exposition and celebration of all things brigid, who is arguably the most popular figure in celtic mythology and religion.Meet brigid in her various incarnations celtic pagan goddess, christian saint, and voudon loa.Each chapter ends with guided meditations and exercises that help readers tap into brigid's healing powers.Inside you'll find brigid focused spells, blessings, recipes, and rituals for love, harmony, protection, and much more.A 6.2" x 9.2" paperback book with 256 pages.
The witches' goddess is of great practical value in discovering and celebrating the transforming energy of the feminine principle of divinity.
The druidry handbook by john greer seeks to explore the living spiritual tradition rooted in the celtic past, and seeks to help you explore druidry to walk a path of harmony through reconnection with the green earth.