ritual

tree felling ritual

Tree Felling Ritual

Animism is about living in relationship with all that is. Presumably we want this to be a harmonious relationship; however, sometimes we need to do things, like cutting down trees, that break our hearts. For those times, we need a tree felling ritual. Now, I don't...

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rituals

Why We Don’t Videotape or Photograph Rituals

A listener wants to know why we don't videotape or photograph rituals. There are some exceptions to this rule, like weddings, but it holds true in most situations. Here's why. You're a Participant, Not a Spectator If you are a part of the ritual, you need to...

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night vigil

How to Hold a Night Vigil

We get a lot of requests for rituals. I get it. Lots of people want step-by-step directions and outward signs that they are practicing animists. The night vigil is a very flexible, common ritual that can be used for many purposes. Keep reading and I'll...

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new moon in aries

New Moon in Aries Solo Ritual

Does social distancing mean you will miss your regular moon circle? No worries. Here is a new moon in Aries solo ritual just for you! I suggest doing this in a dark space that is lit with a candle or candles within a day or...

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