New Moon in Capricorn

The first New Moon of 2021 falls in the sign of Capricorn on 13 January here in Adelaide, and 23 degrees of Capricorn. It was at this very degree in January last year, that Saturn and Pluto aligned, and the stirrings of what was to come kicked into gear. A year later, Capricorn may very well remind … Continue reading New Moon in Capricorn

Journey into Freedom with Kali

Kali, the Hindu Dark Mother, is the fierce face of the divine feminine. Her unbound wildness taunts us, filling us with wonder as well as with dread. She promises ultimate freedom from our earthly constraints, yet we fear to relinquish our grip on the familiar, all the while knowing that the longer we hang on … Continue reading Journey into Freedom with Kali

Real Magic v Ego Illusionary Magic (Dr P.L. Masters)

Real Magic is the power and the will that created life and sustains it, and which alone can materialize anything and everything in a human’s life. What this means is that praying, affirming, meditating, and visualizing can only be productive if the personal ego and its will are set aside, and the will of the … Continue reading Real Magic v Ego Illusionary Magic (Dr P.L. Masters)

Reboot Your Life Sessions

As we start July, we wrap up the third and final eclipse of the season and as we move move through the month, things may feel like they are settling down and the energy may shift to a calmer place.  However, behind the scenes things are being planted for the next chapter of 2020, one … Continue reading Reboot Your Life Sessions

Who’s Really Who? Angels, Gods, Higher Beings—A Mystical Perspective (Dr Paul Masters)

Most who have traveled the path of metaphysical, and more specifically, mystical spirituality, agree there is but one universal consciousness, spirit, or God throughout the universe, existing on and as multiple dimensions of expression. Between human consciousness as it currently exists in the majority of people, and the ultimate consciousness, there exists a wide divide … Continue reading Who’s Really Who? Angels, Gods, Higher Beings—A Mystical Perspective (Dr Paul Masters)

Why Working with the Shadow is Important

The "Shadow" aspect of ourselves relates to those parts we attempt to hide, deny or even suppress.  They can be characteristics that we dislike about ourselves, qualities that we judge "unacceptable", or even seemingly positive attributes that we feel we need to suppress in order to "fit in". The Shadow comes in many forms - … Continue reading Why Working with the Shadow is Important

Kuan Yin: The Compassionate One

The following is from In Her Sacred Names: Writings on the Divine Feminine: Evil may find me some day, hell’s demons and earth’s savage beasts surround me. Illness may find me, and other sadnesses. Age and death may find their way to me. But Kuan Yin can find me too I am never hidden from … Continue reading Kuan Yin: The Compassionate One

Reciting the Durga Mantra

As part of the online version of the Monday Night Meditations  that are live streamed on the Isian Centre of Metaphysic's Facebook page, we are working with the Durga mantra - OM DUM DURGAYEI NAMAH.  This mantra honours the powerful Hindu goddess, Durga, who is also known as the Divine Mother. Mantras are repeated silently … Continue reading Reciting the Durga Mantra

Working with the Dark Goddess

The darker aspect of the goddess can be a rather strange and unsettling figure who has been inhabiting a corner of our minds since the beginning of time.  Within written memory, she was merged in ancient Greek drama and literature, she appeared in fairy tales, myths and songs; and she has also made herself known amongst the pages of sacred … Continue reading Working with the Dark Goddess