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From Our Friends | The Bird Angel

Angel and Bird

This bird has its own bird angel watching over him! This tree lives at the Black Partridge Nature Preserve in Illinois, next to a shelter visited by many hikers and picnickers.

I was aware something was going on here because, while photographing some other tree spirits in a field to the right of this scene, the nature spirits kept calling me to hike a bit farther out and look at this tree.

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From Our Friends | African Greenman

African Greenman - Jamaica

This African Greenman lives in a poinciana tree in Jamaica, West Indies. This majestic old tree stands at a Y in the road of a private enclave near Montego Bay, and has faces on several sides that are watching and guiding the comings and goings of the residents of the area.

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From Our Friends | 2015 the Year of the Sheep

Year of the Goat

The Chinese New Year begins on Wednesday, February 18 at 5:47 pm CST and will be celebrated all weekend. It is the most widely celebrated and important traditional holiday throughout China and other Asian cities and countries worldwide. Referred to as the start of the “Lunar New Year”, the beginning of the Chinese New Year changes every year because it is based on the solar/lunar calendar.

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From Our Friends| Faery Ring Grid

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Legends whisper that the Fae live within the wild woods among the ocean of lavender and blue daisies. Their roots buried deep within Celtic Britain, where the lore of their existence seep across the land. Ruins hum to the rhythmic movement of their wings, traveling through the earths veins- into the fairy pools of silken blue.

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Cosmic Portals |How to Use Gemstone Prayer Beads


Gemstone Prayer Beads are a superb way to help yourself to inwardly grow, and to protect yourself while doing so. You are combining, in your work, the power of prayer with the power of an ancient tradition devoted to spiritual growth, and the inherent super-ancient energy inherent in the stones themselves.

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ISIC | Mudras


In Sanskrit Mudra means an attitude, gesture or seal. It is a series of ancient Indian gestures used to aid in meditation and express creativity. Each of the hand has a reflex reaction in a specific part of the brain. Mudras use these reflex lines of energy as forms of expression and connection with source. They lock and guide or “seal” the energy flow guiding the reflexes to the brain.

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