Hindu Goddesses

The Hindu Goddesses refer to numerous female deities that are indigenous to Indian Subcontinent.  Such a vast area and the range of different religious traditions mean that I have concentrated on the more widely known Goddesses. This includes two of my favourite Goddesses; Lakshmi the Goddess of abundance and Parvarti Goddess of love and devotion. I have also recently added […]

The Origins of Shamanism

The Origins and History of Shamanism Shamanism originated in Siberia, where members of indigenous tribes would gather the sometimes poisonous and highly psychoactive mushroom, Amanita muscaria. Once it was recognized and classified as shamanism, it became apparent many cultures around the world conducted similar practices. Shamanic Mysticism It might just be the oldest spiritual practice in […]