In this blog post we take you into the heart of the goddess. Below, we offer two guided journeys with two divine feminine representations: Kuan Yin and Oshun. Free Mp3 downloads of each meditation are also available, for you to listen in your own time and space. Please enjoy!
The Goddess Temple Café: Joyful Art & Storytelling Virtual Retreat will be a journey into the goddess and the realms they inhabit. Join us on the weekend of October 29 – 31, with Karla Jackson-Brewer and Ranjini George as they guide you through the lives and hearts of a host of goddesses, across a broad range of traditions.
To register for this virtual retreat, please click here.
In this video, Karla Jackson-Brewer leads you in a guided journey – “Meeting Oshun.”
In this video, Ranjini George guides you through a meditation – “Kuan Yin Of The Lake.”
In this virtual weekend retreat, you will connect with the fierce feminine, the Egyptian lion-faced goddess Sekhmet, and the Hindu goddess Kali, half-naked and adorned in a garland of skulls. Dance with her as Orisha Oshun, goddess of sweet water, sensuality and music. You will meet her as Annapoorna, wife of Shiva, and goddess of food and nourishment, and encounter her as Kuan Yin, bodhisattva of compassion, She Who Hears the Cries of the World, and seek her wisdom through the White Tara Wisdom Oracle. In her form as Theotokos, Mother of God, the Black Madonna, you will trace her roots to the Egyptian goddess Isis and as Maria Kannon who arose in mid-17th century Japan at a time of religious persecution.
In our collective seeking of stories, practices and visualizations associated with each goddess, you will delve deeper into each of her forms through meditation and writing practice. You will work with the goddess that feels closest to what you need and unlock a deeper understanding of yourself … Read more »
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