On October 2nd my shamanic allies, shamanic buddy and driver Charolette Anderson hit the road for 10 days of ceremonies with the land and wildlife of Yellowstone National Park and the Animal Ambassadors and attendees of A Walk on the Wild Side 2016 at Earthfire Institute. Here are some of the highlights of the beginning journey.
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Sometimes what happens after the shamanic ceremonies conclude can be even more powerful. …Continue reading
On February 13, 2016 I conducted a memorial service for animal rescue Pasado’s newly renovated Remembrance Garden—with guidance from the animals themselves. …Continue reading
Shamanic ceremonies don’t always go the way you expect, especially when there is a very determined cat named Manitou involved. …Continue reading
The animals who reside in zoos are Ambassadors for their species, and are inviting us to work together in a more spiritual way. At their request, this class series will have a special focus on endangered wildlife such as elephants, tigers and wolves. Utilizing basic shamanic techniques, we will meet with Zoo Animal Ambassadors that have invited us to listen to their perceptions, and join in ceremony to support wildlife worldwide. …Continue reading
In honor of tragically killed wild African lion Cecil, Lion Animal Ambassadors at Woodland Park Zoo and the People came together in ceremony August 22, 2015. What happened next was magical. …Continue reading
A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild was created in 2010 to bring people and animals together in ceremony with the intention of rebuilding the bridge between species. Personal change has a ripple effect; when it takes place within sacred ceremony what we heal in ourselves helps create shifts worldwide for animals and people. …Continue reading
In 2014 Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing students invited thousands of domestic and wild animals to join with us in shamanic ceremonies by adding their prayers to specially decorated sticks. We carried their prayers to fire on their behalf to support healing of the ancient bond that connects us all. And field trips offered Reiki students many opportunities to practice. This video was created in celebration of all the wonderful moments we shared with the animals. …Continue reading
Bluebell’s energy was incredibly rich and powerful. One’s body leaned toward her perhaps in awareness, on a deeper level, of the connection that the tribes had with the vast herds that once roamed this land. And the feeling was mutual. Bluebell had adopted humans as her herd. …Continue reading
Recently I conducted a Peruvian despacho ceremony in honor of Earth Day and Spring. Despite there only being two human participants the energy was very strong, in part because we invited the Stone, Plant and Animal People and the natural elements (Oceans, Rivers, Winds and more) to add their prayers, too.
As he had done for the …Continue reading
I’d like to share one experience that I had when we visited with Animal Teacher Dalai Llama who shares pasture with a llama named Miracle. What’s in a name? In this case, a lot of wisdom. …Continue reading
When I pondered what to write for Earth Day, I felt overwhelmed by the enormity of the task. I wanted to inspire as many people as possible to do something great for the Earth on April 22. I toyed with catchy titles such as “Who’s Your Mama?” to try to attract readers.
While every day should be …Continue reading
Every ceremony should include laughter and our 2014 New Years Ayni Despacho definitely did when recent hobo cat Manitou decided that he should bless the despacho paper by lying on it! And he was not easily convinced to leave that lovely energy, either. …Continue reading
An ayni despacho is an ancient ceremony that blends offerings to the realm of Spirit with prayers for the creation of balance and harmony in our lives. When completed the despacho is placed in the fire for healing and release of energies that are standing in our way of fully stepping into who we are becoming—which …Continue reading
Celebrate Spring, the beauty of Pachamama (Mother Earth), and renew your connection to All Our Relations with a Peruvian Ayni Despacho ceremony.
An ayni despacho is an ancient ceremony that blends offerings and prayers to the Spirit World for the creation of balance and harmony, thereby offering healing and release of energies that are standing in our …Continue reading
A despacho is a shamanic ceremony that includes prayers and gifts offered to the Spirit World in gratitude for what we have received in our lives as well as gratitude in advance for what we would like to receive.
This year I am once again inviting those of you who would like to celebrate New Year’s the …Continue reading
A prayer is blown into the kintu during the ceremony. Photo by Rhonda Hanley
You are invited to a beautiful and powerful energetic ceremony from Peru called an Ayni Despacho, conducted by Rose De Dan, Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing.
This ceremony is particularly appropriate as we approach celebration of Thanksgiving, a traditional holiday for gathering in …Continue reading
As readers may recall, I have been receiving guidance from spiritual allies such as Windwalker and his Message for the World, and the Bison elders with Return of the Buffalo: Visions and Ceremonies.
This offering is the result of one of those nudges and it may be a groundbreaking first-ever collaboration. I hope you will join us …Continue reading
Few know that A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild takes quite a bit of personal preparation. Not only must I do some very deep personal work, I also find myself enrolled in the school of Spirit where the curriculum consists of preparatory experiences, energetic connections to land, monuments, places, animals, …Continue reading
Yellow Rose and Fly in Garden ©Rose De Dan 2012
Current shifts in geopolitical, economic and global climates, and wildly varying interpretations of the Mayan calendar have created a lot of speculation and concern over what will happen in 2012.
On New Year’s I conducted a public Peruvian despacho ceremony, and as is usual I received guidance …Continue reading