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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Nineteen

All Hail the Winter Solstice! December 21.2018 11:28a.m. Sun in Capricorn Sunset is 4:39p.m.(EST) Today is the final countdown and we welcome the longest night, now knowing that we carry the flame of newborn light within. This day is marked … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Eighteen

A Simple Contemplative Ritual Today the offering is a simple ritual you may wish to use on this eve of the Winter Solstice or tomorrow. We have been seeking the light within and now we are ready to call forth … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness: Day Seventeen

Waking Up Breathe deeply. The time is almost here. We stayed out in the sun’s full light and knew that the days would shorten and the time for quiet and rest would be ticking down to the day that soon … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Sixteen

Today’s Post is an offering of astrology and seeking the gifts of the New Moon as we approach the Solstice. Click here for the post… The Dawn Rises on Middle Ground Enjoy!

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Fifteen

Just Breathe… The Light Within the Shadow-Part Three Read Part One here.. Read Part Two here.. Now, is an excellent time to begin a practice of meditation and reflection. Meditation can take many forms, not just the traditional pattern of … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Fourteen

Image: Val Trulinger The Light in the Shadow-Part Two The Battle Begins Read Part One here… The time of the Solstices allows for a deeper awareness and exploration of what impact we have in this world and how we may … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day Thirteen

Image: Ellen Vaman The Light Within the Shadow of the Solstice The Work of Self This is Part 1 of a 3-Part Post For most of us the turning of the Greater Wheel to the Winter Solstice is one of … Continue reading

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