Spirituality

Parashakti, Cacao, and the Chocolate Factory

Parashakti and Raw Chocolatier Daniel Sklaar at Fine + Raw The Science and Spirit of Cacao with Raw Chocolatier Daniel Sklaar As a shamanic practitioner, my work is often centered on touching into the energies of Mother Earth to connect with spirit in body and mind. One of my favorite and essential earth-based [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:15+00:00May 18th, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

Taking Flight with Eagle Medicine

Parashakti and Eagle Medicine Winged Ones Jewelry. Photo by Vanessa Viola How Eagle Medicine Supports Vision in Shamanism As a shamanic practitioner, my work is about supporting dreams and turning those dreams into reality. I work to help people release fears and blockages in order to connect them to their higher vision, offering [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:20+00:00May 5th, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

Sculpting Movement with the Great Mystery

Sculptor Anthony Elman explores movement and the great mysteries. It is Never Too Late: Learning and sculpting with the Great Mystery For me, learning has taken nontraditional paths. I grew up with learning disabilities that no one seemed to understand or know how to treat. This invited all kinds of critical voices that [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:22+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

The Ancient Art of Giving and Receiving: the Dance of Light and Kabbalah

Connecting to Kabbalah I was born in Jerusalem, and have at times struggled to connect with the spiritual tradition of my native land, including the Orthodox Judaism of my father. At times, Native American and yogic traditions have felt far more like “home” than the traditions of my bloodline. Recently, though, I’ve been exploring the [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:28+00:00April 5th, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

Sweat as Prayer: My Urban Sweat Lodge

Joe K & Parashakti Photographed by Vanessa Viola. Parashakti Clothing by Onzie. Sweat as Prayer, on the Dance Floor, in the Sweat Lodge, in the Yoga Studio To Sweat is to pray, to make an offering of your innermost self. Sweat is holy water, prayer beads, pearls of liquid that release your past. Sweat [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:36+00:00March 18th, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

7 Practices to Step into Your Divine Feminine

Parashakti and Brandee wearing clothing by Onzie and turban by Venius Adams. Photo by Irene Ferri Find Alignment with the Energy of the Divine Feminine The energies of the Divine Feminine and the Divine Masculine swirl and dance inside all of us. They are the yin and yang that together make us whole. [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:46+00:00February 20th, 2019|Spirituality|0 Comments

7 Suggestions for Safe Plant Medicine

  Embarking on the path of using plant spirit medicines for mental, emotional, or physical healing is a serious undertaking. Find a shaman and community you trust. I find these 7 tips for safe plant medicine a meaningful set of guidelines for navigating this space. 1. Choose a Facilitator Carefully Choose a person with considerable [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:55:13+00:00October 30th, 2018|Spirituality|0 Comments

Surya Kriya – Living Without Friction

Activating the Sun Within You with Surya Kriya https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKiQvH2Sumk   Live without Friction Have you noticed that one certain days your life seems to be flowing smoothly and other days no matter what you encounter, it is riddled with friction? Is this friction merely with the situations that you are faced or is there [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:55:41+00:00September 21st, 2018|Spirituality|0 Comments