The Story of the Hermit

Hermit Card Symbols A robed man or monk carrying a lantern, sometimes in hand, sometimes hanging off a staff. A barren landscape. Hermit Tarot Story After a long and busy lifetime, building, creating, loving, hating, fighting, compromising, failing, succeeding, the Fool feels a profound need to retreat. In a small, rustic home deep in the woods, he hides, reading, cleaning, . . .

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Symbolic Stones for August

Symbolic Stones for August Those born in August can actually claim two birthstones: peridot and sardonyx. Peridot Peridot is a lovely light green color. Many ancient references of the gem call it “chrysolite” instead. Early Christians considered it sacred, as it is mentioned multiple times throughout the Bible. In fact, Catholic bishops, to this day, wear a ring of peridot . . .

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August’s Totem

This Month & The Snake/Serpent The snake is powerfully connected to life force and primal energy. In many cultures, it is revered as a powerful totem representing the source of life. When snake energy appears in your life, it likely means that healing opportunities, change, important transitions, and increased energy are manifesting and can provide guidance about these life changes and transitions, . . .

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Spiritual Aspects of the Sun

Following the rhythms of the sun can make all of the difference in ones life. It not only gifts us with the needed immunity boosting nutrients available to us in keeping us happy and healthy, but it connects us to the universal energies that our ancestors embraced. This light that shines on all of us, is available wherever you live. . . .

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