Sorry about the absence we have had a bank holiday weekend here in the UK and I had a lot of things on with the family and little time with the computer - it was all good though, now busy with work - so I will reply here and catch up…"
Oh and the other association I have with the tree of life is the Kabbalah (Qabbala) which is a system of thought describing the whole of life experience. It that runs through the whole tarot deck I use the…"
"The imagery in this persons experience are so similar to the shamanic journeying imagery I have used - a tree as the start point and travelling into it down through the roots or a hole in the earth to the deep unconscious or 'lower world' in…"
I can relate to this - the dream heralding healing - though I have not experienced the dream bringing the despair, as total as I am hearing it meant here anyway. I think many many dreams bring the start of healing though - something I…"
"I can relate to the archetype of the wounded healer for sure, I had a difficult childhood that my spiritual connected held me through - I can't say I have experienced the dark night of the soul through a specific experience though - it seems to me…"
"Thanks for sharing your story Mary - sounds like a very powerful awakening for you - its terrible that its so misunderstood by professionals. I can relate to the need to keep quiet, I remember as a child feeling connected into spiritual spaces with…"
"Thanks for the welcome Darlene, I will share where I feel able to ... I think these states have always been with me in one form or another so it is hard to identify where to start.. but I will share when it feels right to. "
I am interested in your study group, I have worked with my own dreams in my personal Jungian therapy of some years ago and I am a tarot reader working with the spiritual realms. I have also read some of Stanlislav Grof's work on Spiritual…"
"just wanted to say thank you for the seminar and the wonderful story Kathleen and Bonnie - I wish I had been able to be there at the time and ask some questions. It was all very interesting... Thank you so much for all you have given me all month…"
"Thats great 50 is the new 40 - thats been rattling around in my head for a few days since you posted it :D And a smile on my face. Thats good to hear about my son - he is interested in walking in the mountains and actually told me recently he wants…"
"Thats interesting Kathleen, thank you - interestingly my Midheaven is capricorn, and my husband is sun capricorn, and nearly 100% of his male friends are Capricorn sun too. I always joke I am allowed in the gang as I aspire to be Capricorn... :D I…"
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North Wales, UK
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Jungian Psychology, Transpersonal Psych
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Other type of Psychology
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University Reading BSc Hons
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I was a counsellor some years ago
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I am currently exploring midlife as it affects me, and was drawn to the ascendant group talked about on Linked in
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Linked in Jungian Psychology group.
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