5/24/2017

5/10/2017

Festival honouring Forest Mother Goddess


"The event will bring together practitioners of Mother Goddess worship from all over the country and feature a variety of activities. . . The Mother Goddess of Forest is among the Mother Goddesses of the Three Realms in the Viet beliefs who look after heaven, water and mountains and forests."
 
 
 
(photo VNA)
 

Happy Full Moon


Blessings of the Flower Moon in Scorpio.
May you always feel the loving warmth of her rays!
 
 
 
 

4/30/2017

Beltane Blessings

 
May beauty and joy be yours, today and every day!
 
 
 
 
 
(painting by Henry Siddons Mowbray)

4/22/2017

Praise to Mother Earth


Behold! Our Mother Earth is lying here.
Behold! She gives of her fruitfulness.
Truly her power she gives us.
Give thanks to Mother Earth who lies here.

Behold on Mother Earth the growing fields!
Behind the promise of her fruitfulness!
Truly her power she gives us.
Give thanks to Mother Earth who lies here.
 Behold on Mother Earth the spreading trees!
Behold the promise of her fruitfulness!
Truly, her power she giveth to us,
Give thanks to Mother Earth who lieth here!

Behold on Mother Earth the running streams!
Behold the promise of her fruitfulness!
Truly, her power she giveth to us,
Give thanks to Mother Earth who lieth here!
 
 
 
(Traditional Pawnee chant, trans. A.C. Fletcher, artwork copyright Jaine Rose.)
 
 

4/19/2017

Celebrating the Goddess of the Sea in Hong Kong


From the article:
"The birthday of Tin Hau – who also goes by the names of A-ma and Ma Tsu in Macau and Taiwan – falls on the 23rd day of the third lunar month, which this year is April 19."



(In Taiwan, Tin Hau is known as Ma Tsu. Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

4/14/2017

Archaeologists Discovered 1500 Years Old Burial In Inner Mongolia



From the article:
"Archaeologists exhumed a Silk Covered body inside a coffin and a silver bowl depicting Greek goddesses. They said,'Silk Road' was an ancient network or trade route that joined Asia and Europe. .The bottom of the silver bowl that has four faces of Greek ancient deities like Zeus, Hera, Aphrodite, and Athena. The authors again noted that this bowl was imported from Central or west Asia."



(Photo : BTM)

4/10/2017

Full Moon Blessings

 
Blessings of the Pink Moon in Libra!
May you find Balance in Beauty.
 
 
 
 

3/27/2017

Happy Chaitra Navratri!

 
In honor of the Navratri Festival, celebrating the Goddess Shakti/Devi in her various forms. The Chaitra Navratri (or Vasant Navratri) begins on March 28th and continues for nine nights.

3/20/2017

Equinox blessings

 
Happy Spring Equinox!
May you dance with joy in Earth's beauty.
 
 
 
(painting by Karina Llergo, copyright reserved)