Making the Most of the Capricorn New Moon

The first new moon for the year is almost upon yes and it will be 23 degrees of Capricorn, occurring at 3:30pm on the afternoon of 13 January 2021 here in Adelaide. Interestingly enough, this was very degree in January last year that Saturn and Pluto aligned, and ... well, I am sure we are all still … Continue reading Making the Most of the Capricorn New Moon

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

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

Om Mani Padme Hum mantra

The six syllabled Om Maṇi Padme Hūm mantra is associated with the bodhisattva of compassion, Avalokiteshvara, and more appropriately his four-armed form known as Shadakshari.  Within Buddhism, this mantra is seen as the condensed form of all the Buddhist teachings meaning "The Jewel is in the Lotus".  It is an ever present feature on the … Continue reading Om Mani Padme Hum mantra

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

The Dark Goddess is Coming

Last week I received the email from my publisher that all authors hang out to receive, the one that contained details as to when their book will actually be published and available. The date scheduled for the release of Encountering the Dark Goddess: A Journey into the Shadow Realms is 26 March 2021. While this … Continue reading The Dark Goddess is Coming

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

Making of the most of these Changing Times

Come gather 'round people, wherever you roam And admit that the waters around you have grown And accept it that soon you'll be drenched to the bone If your time to you is worth saving Then you better start swimmin' or you'll sun like a stone For the times they are a-changin' So sung Bob … Continue reading Making of the most of these Changing Times

The Sacredness of Silence (Dr P.L. Masters)

There is a mystical expression that goes, “He who speaks more knows less, and he who speaks less knows more.”  If one encounters religious zealots, they are very likely to speak at great length and volume about their beliefs.  A person who is advanced in spiritual awareness knows to remain silent and let the zealot … Continue reading The Sacredness of Silence (Dr P.L. Masters)

Neutralizing Negative Karma (Dr Paul Masters)

Unless spiritual steps are taken, the effects of negative karma can last a lifetime, and even beyond into other lives. Negative karma is a karmic debt that works with the law of cause and effect. If you cause something negative to happen, you acquire a karmic debt, the negative energy of which will cause a … Continue reading Neutralizing Negative Karma (Dr Paul Masters)