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The Dangerous Old Woman: Myths and Stories of the Wise Woman Archetypeby Clarissa Pinkola Estes
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Dr. EstA(c)s asks, Did you know, you were born as the first, and the last and the best and the only one of your kind, and that eccentricity is the first sign of giftedness? These are two of the crone truths I have to offer you. If you have any doubt, come join us at the fireside of The Dangerous Old Woman for the soul-healing wisdom that will ignite your creativity and support your highest calling in life. Three decades in the writing, The Dangerous Old Woman presents part one of Dr. Clarissa Pinkola EstA(c)s' masterwork. In six inspire 'til you're on fire sessions, Dr. EstA(c)s animates the archetypal patterns of the Wise Woman through her original stories, poetry, and blessings. Old While Young, and Young While Old: We are born with two forces that give us every lens we need to see who we really are: the wild and ever-young force of imagination, which contains intuition and instinct, and the wise elder force of knowledge, which holds boundaries and carries the heart of the visionary. Through captivating stories and insights, Dr. EstA(c)s illustrates why this twofold way of being old while young, and young while old is the secret to holding and replenishing the center, thus living wildly and wisely ensouled amidst life's travails and triumphs. Your Legacy: Wild and Wise, Both If you are not free to be who you are, you are not free, says Dr. EstA(c)s. Begin and deepen the work of bringing your one-of-a-kind legacy into the world following the trail blazed by the Dangerous Old Woman. She who stops at nothing to nourish, protect, and guide us in the offering of all our creative gifts. Stories, Poems, and Blessings Include: The Angelic Ten: Old Guidance for One's Sanity. Standing in My Danger: The Good Meaning of the Word Dangerous. Snow White: When Gifts Have Been Poisoned. Grandmother Wisdom: Los Cinco Espiritus, The Five Women Spirits. The Vashinger and the Return of the Vampires. The Ruby Red Fox: About Seduction. Las Tres Osas, the Three Old Re-Weavers of Torn Lives. The Man Who Hated Trees: Nature, the Unrepentant Mother. The Jealous Girls and the Old Woman Under the Lake. When a Good Mother Dies: What Gifts Ever Remain. The Precious Museum Tree: The Hidden Life. What Did You Dream? What Did You Dream?
The qi gong masters say that looking for happiness in the outside world is like trying to catch the wind in a net. If we want true fulfillment, tranquility, and joy, we must cultivate them from within. It was for this very reason that the ancient sages first developed the art of qi gong-or working with life-force energy to bring forth healing, inspiration, and wisdom. Qi Gong for Health and Healing immerses you in a comprehensive training course in the essential techniques of this celebrated practice. Your instructor is Lee Holden, a teacher respected worldwide for his ability to make these transformational skills accessible to modern students.
Qi Gong for Health and Healing contains everything you need to create and sustain a customized practice rooted in centuries of tradition. Five DVDs provide your qi gong workouts, with 10 hours of foundational exercises for morning, evening, self-healing, emotional balance, and spiritual qi gong. Six CDs complement the video instruction offering
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