ritual clothing

Making the Decision to Wear Ritual Clothing or Not

Sooner or later, most animists come to a point where they decide whether to wear ritual clothing or not. If you are contemplating this, here are some things you might want to consider. Why Ritual Clothing? Before we talk about why one might want to wear ritual clothing, let’s talk about why someone might prefer […]

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The Spiritual Purpose of the Corona Virus

Last night, to combat social isolation and give people peace of mind, Pan Society held a virtual intuitive practice session. Not surprisingly, all the questions revolved around the corona virus outbreak. While you might expect dire warnings of doom and gloom, the gathering was surprisingly heart-warming and inspiring. Here is what we learned about the […]

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Why Teamwork is the Key to Getting Through the Contagion and Life

Have you heard of the “Red or Black” game? It’s perfect for showing why teamwork is the key to getting through the corona virus contagion and life. It’s very simple. The objective is to finish the game with the most points. There are two teams and five rounds. All each team has to do is […]

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Faith in Animism

Science is a poor god. Spirituality is for times and places where science reaches its limits. It’s for when we have no answers. When we get there, we don’t need science. It does no good. We need faith. In life there are plenty of times when we reach the unknown, we have no control, or […]

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Spring Equinox Solo Ritual

Ready for spring? Want to welcome it with a spring equinox solo ritual, but don’t know how to do that yet? Here you go! Prepare Your Altar There are many ways to do this. This is not “the” way. I am just giving you some ideas to get you started. Feel free to deviate and […]

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How to Pray

When things get uncertain and you don’t know what to do, or maybe there is nothing you can do, there is always prayer. Yet some people didn’t grow up with a spiritual practice and may not know how to pray. Here’s a quick tutorial to get you started. To Whom Are You Appealing? Prayer is […]

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Altar Etiquette

With more people being attracted to paganism and animism, there may be a lot of new people who aren’t aware of altar etiquette. Lots of people don’t know an animist altar when they see one. While guidelines vary from person to person and group to group, here are some general things to look out for […]

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Animism Won’t Give You A Purpose

I think lots of people are drawn to non-mainstream spiritual paths because they feel it gives them a purpose. Animism won’t give you a purpose. You have to look within and find that for yourself. It can, however, give you a path to go about living on purpose. So What’s a Purpose? I think a […]

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Bet You Didn’t Know Groundhog Day is Pagan

February 2 is Groundhog day. Here in the United States, it doesn’t seem particularly spiritual, but the tradition actually has earth base spirituality roots. In ancient times, agricultural cultures had to pay attention to the natural cycles. The sun and moon told them when it was time to do things they needed to do to […]

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How to Keep the Holy Days Sacred

The winter holiday season is over, and the holiday horror stories are rolling out. If you have some of your own, read on. See how to keep the holy days sacred so that this will be the last year of disasters. My holy days are always fabulous. I look forward to them every year and […]