Mirrors, Shadows and a Holographic Universe

By Adam Shaening-Pokrasso As humans, we have been gifted with an insatiable curiosity and contagious imagination. Most of us, arrive at a place at some point in our lives where few facts serve to explain the greatest questions of existence, consciousness and being. It’s at this point we go inward to our inner knowing and […]

Energetic Clearing of Your Space

By Parminder Randhawa This is a simple and powerful process that should have your space feeling lighter, filled with positive energy, more expansive and generally more enjoyable/comfortable for you to be in. The basic idea is to clear out energies of a lower frequency (what we often think of as “negative” energies) and bring in energies […]

The True Nature of the Heart is Neutrality

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I figured that a teaching about the heart seemed appropriate. For indigenous people all over the world the greatest path of power is the path of the heart. The heart has 4 major ways of being, and when we work with them in their positive poles our true magic, […]

What to Expect in 2017 by Lena Stevens

Dear Friends, As we approach the solstice on December 21 and wind down 2016, it is time to take a look at 2017 so we can best prepare for what is ahead. In most Shamanic traditions, moon cycles and natural times of transition such as solstices and equinoxes are more powerful than arbitrary dates on […]

Medicine and Healing

by James Pittman   A Cree medicine man traveled to a Unitarian Universalist summer camp beside a beautiful lake deep in the Adirondack mountains when I was there as a boy, and our community had the honor of welcoming him to the land. This man was on a mission to share sacred Sweatlodge Ceremony with […]

The Q’ero Despacho Ceremony

How to Create an Altar as a Focal Point for Awakening Your Spiritual Self

By Katherine Skaggs, CSEE Board Member Creating an altar is a spiritual activity of intention as much as it is a physical endeavor. Altars can be communal, public or absolutely personal and tucked away from others’ curious minds. When created ceremoniously and in ritual your altar is a place for sanctuary, prayer, meditation and ritual. […]

Icaros: The Power of Song

by Stephen Vierra (CSEE’s newest Board Member) Quantum physicists will tell you that the reality we experience everyday is made up of different frequencies of vibration. High vibrations and low vibrations, creating the very substance of the universe that we live in. Nothing is static, and everything is always changing. Shamans have a very similar […]

How to Problem Solve by Using the Medicine Wheel

By Genie Hobbs   Clients work with me for a variety of reasons . . . crisis intervention, personal growth, and very often for problem solving.  Time and time again, I’ve seen the effectiveness of Shamanic wisdom as a template for problem solving, especially through the use of the medicine wheel. The movement of the […]

Winter Solstice

By Lena Stevens WINTER SOLSTICE 2015 Monday, December 21, 9:50PM US Mountain Time As we approach the Winter Solstice, a powerful time of transition, it is good to contemplate what it is that is transitioning within you. What do you wish to leave behind? What do you wish to bring into your life or recommit […]