“While many urbanized cultures turn almost exclusively to the modern world for direction and inspiration, and feel that the future will bring new answers to our existing problems, indigenous cultures especially in more natural surroundings are increasingly pulling from both the modern and the ancient worlds, seeing the “ancient world” not as something to move away from, but as something that continues to offer perennially useful examples, guidance, and solutions to problems.”
~ Andrew Howley, “Indigenous Cultures Team Up to Apply Ancient Wisdom to Today’s World,” National Geographic.
For more musings on Ancestral Wisdom for modern times, see the recent post on Haelu: Heal, Whole, Holy, and others listed below.
Or if you’re an empath getting zapped by sensitizing macro energies (or other people’s ‘psychic vomit’, ‘tantrum yoga’, or just plain bad manners, you’ll find some relief-inspiration in the Empaths & Sensitives Series.
Jamie is an inspiration partner and lantern-holder for her fellow transformation leaders, change catalysts, and creative nonconformists who are living, inspiring, and (intentionally or not) leading the change in these chaotic times.
Jamie is a long-time servant of the Muse, a writer and author, and an intrepid walker and feline-tender. She has great appreciation for dark chocolate and cooking other nourishing, delicious meals -- often plant-based -- to nourish her partner and her peeps. She also helps to manage a women's health clinic, emphasizing in-person, for-real compassionate care. (Aquarius Sun, Chiron Pisces, Ur-Plu Virgo conjunction, and HD 6/2 Projector) Be well!
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November 4, 2014 at 12:29 am
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