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Sensing the Subtleties: Part Four

Taste (Gustatory) In esoteric and spiritual practice, the use of taste brings us to a place of harmony with the natural world. If we make healthy choices those foods we eat honor the earth and her bounty. In ritual, the … Continue reading

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Exciting News from Robin!

I am happy to share with you some exciting news about some articles that have been published and new blogs launched! Circle Magazine– Current Issue 117- “Re(de)fining Your Magickal Practice” Available at Circle Sanctuary online or local bookstores   Sage Woman Magazine– Issue … Continue reading

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Sensing the Subtleties: Part Three

Touch (Somatic Sensory) In esoteric and spiritual practice, the use of touch is closely connected to the principles of vibration and rhythm. A pebble dropped in a pool of water sets off a visible series of vibration. A hand reaching … Continue reading

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Sensing the Subtleties: Part Two

Sight (Visual) According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary Sight is defined as: the sense through which a person or animal becomes aware of light, color, etc., by using the eyes; the ability to see; and or the act of seeing someone … Continue reading

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Sensing the Subtleties: Part One

The Five Senses Our spiritual work relies on our physical and subtle states of being working co-creatively and collaboratively. We engage the senses in this work continually, but rarely give equal importance to them all. The sense of sight is … Continue reading

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Our Physical and Subtle Anatomy: Part Two

An Overview In the last posting we discussed the mechanics and physiology of our physical form. Now we will consider the components of our energetic and subtle anatomy that surround, interpenetrate, inform and enliven that physiology. Our Subtle or Energetic … Continue reading

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Our Physical and Subtle Anatomy: Part One

Our physical bodies are a wonderful and grand vessel of complex and varied capabilities. Most of the functions that sustain our life are transparent in their process and automatic in their function. We breathe, our heart beats, we move in … Continue reading

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