Archives for December 2012

Blessings of Warmth

to you as we greet the Winter Solstice…


The time at which the sun is at its southernmost point in the sky, thus the shortest day, the longest night, and the darkest time of the year.  Humans have been observing, experiencing, erecting monuments to, and performing rituals around this cycle of light since the very beginning of us walking upright. This is an inward time when we go within and find our deepest self, a time of deep relaxation.

Hidden away in our cozy warm homes, so many of us are painfully disconnected to any form of ritual unless it involves shopping and organized religious practices, much which have lost meaning. It would be better for our health to slow down, stop and take a moment to relax.
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