Posts Tagged ‘ Joanna van der hoeven ’

The Crane Bag – new for July

Jul 3rd, 2017 | By

An introduction by Joanna Van Der Hoeven to the ritual tools and practices found in the Druid tradition. Held deeply within Celtic mythology, the crane bag is both a symbol of sovereignty, as well as an item containing the ritual tools of the Druid. With the proper use, it can further the Druid in working

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The Awen Alone

Mar 19th, 2017 | By

The Awen Alone : Walking the Path of the Solitary Druid audiobook is now here! Available through bandcamp, you can download the book, as well as receiving Joanna van der Hoeven’s music album, “Drops of Awen” for only £10. Also included are guided meditations and talks from previous workshops! More material will be added throughout

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New for October – Zen for Druids

Oct 7th, 2016 | By

Zen for Druids by Joanna Van Der Hoeven A Further Guide to Integration, Compassion and Harmony with Nature Where Zen Buddhism and Druidry meet, to create a holistic way of life. The teachings of Zen Buddhism combined with the earth-based tradition of Druidry can create a holistic way of life that is deeply integrated with

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Awen Alone

Jul 11th, 2016 | By

5.0 out of 5 stars Joanna has already written two wonderful books in the Pagan Portals series published by Moon Books… By Maria Ede-Weaving on 3 Dec. 2014 Druidry is a fast growing tradition and whether by necessity or choice, many of its practitioners walk the path alone. Sharing a tradition and its spiritual practices

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In the Light of the Summer Solstice

Jun 18th, 2015 | By

As we stretch our arms out towards the time of greatest light, the spirits of summer sing deep within our souls.  The owl’s cries are shortened in the receding darkness, and the crows stay up late and rise early, calling above as they make their way to and from their destinations on their daily commutes. 

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Brighid and the Oran Mor

Apr 16th, 2015 | By

By Joanna van der Hoeven I had meditated and tranced for nearly an hour before my altar, to the sounds of the birds outside and Heloise Pilkington on my cd player. http://www.heloisepilkington.com/index.htm  My cats joined me, sleeping in their respective spots, their purrs vibrating along my spine.  As the incense burned out, I came back

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Wonderful World – Spring Equinox

Mar 22nd, 2015 | By
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By Joanna van der Hoeven The Spring Equinox will soon be upon us, that wonderful moment when all is held in the balance, and then suddenly we are tipped over, headlong into summer, with lengthening days outshining the shorter nights. It’s a time for celebration, for dancing outside if possible, feeling the sun upon your

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