Animal Totem: Spirit of Coyote

SPIRIT OF COYOTE Role: Trickster Lesson: Trust & Seeing through Illusion Element: Fire/Air Wind: South Recalling the Child Within Medicine: Shapeshifting  Wisdom & Folly. Guile & Innocence. Stealth. Ability to Laugh at one's Self. Hidden Lessons. Intelligence. Childlike Trust. Song of Life. Trickster. Shapeshifting. Teaching the Importance of Fun & Play. A cry fills the night … Continue reading Animal Totem: Spirit of Coyote

Animal Totems & Earth Medicine

~LIFE PATHS~ ROLES OF THE ANIMAL TOTEMS “Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect." ~Chief Seattle~ EXPLANATION OF THE ANIMAL TOTEMS AND THEIR ROLES ALONG THE SACRED HOOP OF … Continue reading Animal Totems & Earth Medicine

Spirit of Spider {Animal Totems}

Role: The Weaver Lesson: Balance Element: Earth Wind: West The Quest Within Medicine: Illusion  Communication. Creativity. Divine Inspiration. Illusion. Balance. Nurturing Instinct. Mystery. Wisdom. Magic. NAVAJO CREATION STORY "In the beginning, there was the dark purple light at the dawn of being. Spider Woman spun a line to form the east, west, north, and south. Breath … Continue reading Spirit of Spider {Animal Totems}

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Cougar Spirit

Spirit of Cougar Role: Leader Lesson: Proper Use of Power Element: Earth Wind: West The Quest Within Medicine: Emissary  Leadership. Standing. Behind Convictions. Confidence. Clever. Awareness.  Learning the Proper use of Power. Messenger between Humans & The Divine Beings. Balance. Steadfast. Responsible. Dependable Spectral figure prowls the night, your yellow eyes burning bright, as you watch … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Cougar Spirit

TECHNIQUES FOR WORKING WITH POWER ANIMALS

Throughout our lives, we may encounter animals of a special nature that bring to us certain gifts of the Spirit. These are power animals... and they visit us for the purpose of sharing knowledge, giving us necessary abilities, or teaching us wisdom that it is important for us to know. These may be called familiars … Continue reading TECHNIQUES FOR WORKING WITH POWER ANIMALS

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Owl Medicine, Totem

SPIRIT OF OWL Role: Messenger Lesson: Trust Element: Air Wind: North Land of the Elders/Wisdom Medicine: Shapeshifting All Owls are Messenger Totems and each separate breed of Owl will have Medicine that is unique to that specific Winged One while there will also be Medicine (and hence Keywords) that are also shared across all specific … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Owl Medicine, Totem

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Bear Medicine

The Bear is the keeper of the dream time and stores the teachings of dreams until the dreamer wakes up to them. Many tribes have called this space of inner-knowing the Dream Lodge, where the death of the illusion of physical reality overlays the expansiveness of eternity. It is in the Dream Lodge that our … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Bear Medicine

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Crow Spirit

SPIRIT OF CROW Role: Carrier of Lost Souls into Light Lesson: To Understand the Shadow Within Element: Air Wind: West The Quest Within Medicine: Shapeshifting Night descends upon the ancient forest as a silky shawl of midnight blue, settling over all that she encounters upon her journey, she leaves everything she touches changed in the … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Crow Spirit

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Spirit of the Wolf

Wolf Medicine Wolf is the pathfinder, the forerunner of new ideas who returns to the clan to teach and share medicine. Wolf takes one mate for life and is loyal like Dog. If you were to keep company with Wolves, you would find an enormous sense of family within the pack, as well as a … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Spirit of the Wolf

Animal Spirit and Medicine: Totem Of The Lynx

Role: Knower of Secrets Lesson: Uncover the Hidden Element: Water Wind: North Land of the Elders & Wisdom Medicine: Invisibility KNOWER OF SECRETS The Lynx is a beautiful member of the cat family, distinguished by its compact body and long legs, bobbed tail and tufts of fur that sprout out the top of each ear.  … Continue reading Animal Spirit and Medicine: Totem Of The Lynx