Animal Messages

Interview with
Rose De Dan,
Lilou's Juicy Living Tour

The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth

Tales from A Walk on the Wild Side and Windwalker's Message

What is Reiki? Audio

Reiki Master Rose De Dan answers your questions about Reiki benefits for animals & people.

Two Dogs

A story of animal communication and compassion

Connections

Quotes

"We need to consider that we all, as a people, are part of the environment that we want to protect. We need to understand that how we treat each other is manifested in the environment around us."—John Francis, The Ragged Edge of Silence

Video, The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth

Windwalker and Jean Simpson ©Earthfire Institute

Ever wondered how the animals feel about the environmental challenges our modern world is facing and what solutions they might offer for climate change?

The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth was inspired by a shamanic vision and messages from wild and domestic animals. It is their intention to offer us hope, inspiration, and a call to action. Enjoy, and please share their message with others. …Continue reading

Journey for the Little White Buffalo Calf’s Name

Susan Eirich, founder of Earthfire Institute, and I decided that the journey that we had shared needed to be told by both of us, together. Here are our stories of the search for a name for the Little White Buffalo Calf.

Wisdom of the Bison Elders
Have the Softness, Yet Be the Strength

by Rose De Dan, …Continue reading

Web of Life: Buffalo, Bird and Spider

Photo: Debbie Noyes ©Rose De Dan 2012

On a recent visit to Yellowstone National Park, enroute to this year’s A Walk on the Wild Side event and our ceremonies with the animals, I did what many visitors do—I went browsing in the gift store. I was sure there was nothing I needed, so what harm could …Continue reading

In Search of a Name: Shamanic Journey for Earthfire’s White Buffalo Calf

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

Adventures of Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley and "Hendrix" by artist Brant Albinosa

I have a nephew who is six-going-on-seven and a niece who is four-going-on-five who have not been to visit me since I live so far away. (My sister Claudine has not yet been brave enough to try spending 6 hours on a plane with them.)

Through the wonders of …Continue reading

All Our Relations

Today’s quote is from Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism:

“We share this world, Pachamama (a Peruvian Quechua word meaning Mother Earth), with species seemingly vastly different than ourselves. Many of us feel a loss of connection, a distancing from the natural world that surrounds and maintains precarious toeholds within our cultivated, civilized areas.

“And …Continue reading

Incarnations of a ReikiShamanic Website

Rose De Dan and Puma, Schmitz Park Photo by Rhonda Hanley©2011

It’s been a long and winding road, but the new Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing website is finally here!

I was amazed to discover how fond many people were of the old site. When I would happily announce (overly optimistically as it turned out) at various …Continue reading

Native American Wisdom and Politics

Light from the Heavens, ©Rose De Dan 2010

Like everyone else I have moments where I must make decisions on how best to meet and deal with the daily challenges in life. I am learning that the best approach is often through the power of positive intent, ceremony and prayer. And a beautiful expression of that …Continue reading

The Gift of Spirit

Spending three days in shaman time usually results in interesting insights and occurrences, but the first session of the year-long training, Spirited Living: A Journey into Self-Healing, was more interesting than most.

Part of the three-day workshop was held at Camp Long. Located in West Seattle, Camp Long is a Seattle park with a focus on education …Continue reading