The year is 2048. Climate change and bio-warfare have ravaged much of the Earth, and societal meltdown has splintered the US into fragments. But out of the ruins, Northern California has built a thriving culture based on respect for the four sacred things: air, fire, water and earth.
Best-selling author Starhawk has reached across barriers of skepticism and orthodoxy to initiate thousands into the practice of authentic magic, the ability to tap the ever-present enchantment of our world. On Earth Magic, listeners now have an unprecedented opportunity to hear this legendary figure in Wiccan and Pagan spirituality teach rituals for connecting to and channeling the elemental forces of nature.
"History and Insight"
An introduction to Pagan and Wiccan spirituality, the earth-centered tradition that draws its wisdom from the cycles of life and principles of nature. Starhawk, who's shared the principles of Wicca to millions of readers and students, explains it's blessings, spells, and rituals to connect to the Goddess; how to create your own personal practice; ways to cultivate community ritual and celebration; and how to use the essentials of this ancient wisdom in everyday life.
"As a wiccan..."
The great power of transformation in nature - in Wicca what is called "The Goddess" - can help you make transitions in your own life, connect more deeply with your own inner power, and bring healing to yourself, your community, and the world around us. In The Beginner's Guide to Wicca, Starhawk invites you to look at life from the perspective of this earth-based tradition that draws from wisdom and nature.
"Good place to begin"
With eloquent words and a sweeping vision, Starhawk evokes a spirit that calls us to recognize the sacredness of all life - including the Earth itself. In Magic, Vision, and Action, this foremost voice in today's pagan renaissance and author of the best seller The Spiral Dance opens the gateway to an expanded and socially engaged earth-based spirituality. Magic, Starhawk says, is created when we learn how to change consciousness.
Wicca is the earth-centered spirituality that draws its wisdom from the miraculous power of the natural world. From this tradition, Starhawk - a foremost voice in today's pagan renaissance and author of the best seller The Spiral Dance - brings a treasury of her favorite incantations to audio with Wiccan Rituals and Blessings.
"Would listen to this again"