The Buddha’s Apprentice

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – Many know the second Buddha Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche) but not many people know that he was also a Shaman. Like countries and cities split apart, astronomy and astrology split, so did feminine (shamanism of Tibet) split from the masculine (buddhism). Vajra Guru (Padmasambhava or Guru Rinpoche) mantra is…

The Mystery of the Ancient Spiral Paths

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Spiral Medicines are long before grandfather’s time (of kingdoms, religions, paganism). This natural journey of the cyclical spiral calls to some of us in our spiritual healing path. The rhythms and movements of our inner life is in harmony with the earth when we work very hard at our healing, our relationships,…