On All Saints Day. . .

On November 1, let’s start saluting our ancestors, and thenceforth make it a daily or weekly habit. We have a saying that before you can love others, you must first love yourself. By extension, when you love and honor your ancestors, you also love yourself because your ancestors are you, and you are your ancestors….

Towards Enlightenment: An Ancestor Reading

In this day and age of strange viruses threatening human annihilation and of albino animals popping up, the way to preserve one’s sanity is to go inside oneself to see what lurks in there, the better to determine one’s sense of purpose. Which was why I had this ancestor reading consultation with Ancestor Healing, who is…

The Traitors in Our Midst

This is a reblog from Korean News Online Blog China plot Leaks! China funded Arroyo and the Supreme Court of the Philippines to deteriorate President Aquino’s planned meeting with the ASEAN leaders in Bali, Indonesia to discuss the disputed Spratlys. The Plan A, B & C of China to win over the Spratlys has been formulated prior…

The Ayahuasca Experiment

Originally posted on Ty's Blog:
I first read about ayahuasca in a book titled 2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl. In it, the author describes his personal journey from a disillusioned hermit to a psychedelic evangelist. As a writer living in New York City, Daniel Pinchbeck was witnessing the soul-crushing effects of living in a…

Who is Osayin?

One of our favorite orishas is Osayin, the King of Herbs. Having met him once in the forests of Guinarona, Philippines, our destinies have become intertwined in a manner of speaking. Meeting him means his footprints–utterly fresh and alive in the wet sod–leading us towards home–footprints of only the left foot! We recall that he…

Who Art Thou?

At lot of times has it been bandied about that one has to know oneself. As in, who am I in my deepest core? In the African tradition, there is the concept of ancestors, namely people who have passed on and who have your DNA. According to Dr. Jeremy Narby DNA has been present for…