These house blessings are excellent for smudging your home. Use there tools to clear and bless the energy around you:
Pinion is gathered in the Taos mountains and produces the classic, sweet forest essence of Northern New Mexico. Its cleansing, comforting scent is said to be helpful for fertility, compassion, and purification. Folklore states that it was once used by the Navajo in war dances.
Cedar branches were traditionally brushed through the air during the House Blessing Ceremony of many Northwestern Native American nations. In the Pacific Northwest, people burned cedar for purification. Much like sage, it drives out negative energy, but with the added benefit of bringing in good influences. The spirit of cedar wood is considered to be ancient and full of wisdom.
Sage is a traditional choice for burning and smudging. Native American folklore considers sage to be one of the best herbal cleansers.
About Abalone Shell
Abalone Shell helps you comprehend and hear other view points. It is a traditional shamanic tool for cleansing & stabilizing energy. This shell provides excellent emotional support by calming one’s nerves. Those who carry one may find it easier to express their true selves while understanding others.
Abalone shell is sacred to some Native American communities, as it is used in smudging ceremonies. Some are even said to have used this shell as a type of currency in the past.
An Apache tradition known as the Sunrise Ceremony, which celebrated becoming a woman, used Abalone Shells by putting them on the heads of participating girls.
These shells originate from the Abalone, a group of small water snails. The inner part of the shell is made of mother-of-pearl, or nacre. Abalones are a sought after ingredient for many world cuisines.
This shell is associated with the heart, crown, and third eye chakras. Some believe it can help balance various other chakras.
You can place this shell in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth over night.
Abalone shell is associated with Cancer and Scorpio. Sources connect this shell with various other signs as well.
Abalone shells are thought to boost immunity and soothe nerves. They are also believed to boost strength and stamina. Abalone Shells can help with arthritis, nervous disorders, calcium deficiency, and hearing issues.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Abalone Shells at Crystal Life
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