Holistic Institute of Wellness is a beautiful representation of both feminine and masculine energies. It was birthed out of our combined passion for changing the world one life at a time. We enjoy watching that life ripple its energy out into a bigger expression of itself sometimes much larger than was imagined. It is a sacred container of love, safe space, evolution, growth, self-empowerment and expansion for our clients and students.
As we reflect on this last year, we’d like to start off by thanking everyone for their ongoing support. We have been tremendously blessed by our clients and classes. Energetically this year required us to be flexible and go with the flow. We also had to up our self-care to keep up with our output. Above all of the chaos know that these are exciting times we are living in with incredible opportunities. It’s right in front of us. We just have to open our eyes and be willing to see it.
May I introduce you to the Stone of the Month Blue Chalcedony – “Soothing, calming, great for promoting a sense of peace and joy, imparting more joy into one’s life centered around service to others. Opens the mind to take in new ideas and situations. Gives a feeling of lightheartedness and the ability to look forward optimistically. Absorbs negativity and promotes harmonious emotions. Has a special connection with the Angelic Realm. Carry when in need of relief from depression or an immune system boost. As a member of the quartz family, it can cleanse, heal & balance, and relieve negative emotions.
On the topic of gratitude, I had to expand my usual realms of research to find good intel on crystals that can help us. It’s all about how a crystal or stone can raise our vibration generally to allow for gratitude to surface fully into being.
Shamans are the caretakers, the guardians, the stewards of Mother Earth. They are aware of our symbiotic relationship with the planet, and they see humans as miniature versions of Her. So, they draw on the earth’s power to help them during healings, which cover all levels: physical, emotional, mental and spiritual.
I believe there are titanic, I might even say “volcanic,” shifts taking place in the psyche of humanity. Many people are looking for spirituality in different directions than before. People are looking for a new way of being and are turning toward the ancient wisdom and knowledge of traditional, indigenous peoples. The customs, rituals and ceremonies of these peoples and tribes show their understanding of our world.