Ukraine’s Night on Bare Mountain

Lysa Hora was the Legend of darkness of the rising powers of men, both pagan and christian, both politician and military at Bare (Bald) Mountain in Kyiv, Ukraine. People tend to think one is good and the other evil, but when you look at the destruction of white, red, black, yellow and brown indigenous cultures,…

Folk Art Nettle Fiber

Nettle, Hemp, Flex and Willow Fibers Nettle – In spring some stalks of grasses and nettle are broken by the wind or too dry in summer, some places have to exfoliate the top layers of the cortex, which contains the fiber. Their flexibility and strength is long appreciated by the birds for example, the crossbill…

Pheme, Ossa, Fama – Goddess of Communication

Compiled By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – This wonderful statue of the Goddess Pheme by Eugène-Louis Lequesne shows her holding her horse Pegasus. Pegasus was stolen by Perseus once he killed Medusa who was the guardian of Pegasus. The Greek word Pheme is related to ϕάναι “to speak”, “fame” and “rumor”. The Latin word Fama,…

Dreamers

Artists: Peter Engelhardt (left) and  detail of unknown Slavic artist. Save Save

First New Moon of Summer 2016

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – Greetings Dreamers, Artists, Moon Children, Mystics, Spiritual Souls and Nature Seekers… Our first New Moon of Summer begins June 4, 2016 and we have a strong grouping of energy in Gemini at 14° degrees: Sun, Moon, Venus with Vesta and Amphitrite close by all opposite Saturn. The 14th…

Dorian Women of Crete, Priestesses of Aphrodite

I did a simple Aphrodite Ceremony (Venus) on the Spring Equinox and I also had a dream at night of a woman speaking Dorian with me (which is a dead language from a few thousand years ago). I made this video in the Moon of Taurus which is ruled by Venus in honor of the…

Pseudo Oman Magic

By Elder Mountain Dreaming – Phoenix Poetry We the golden flying souls, guardians returned to awaken the great Night Mother called Fire. We were offered water to hold one circle and one veil this lifetime. If you should come near us, we only appear as shining light, because our dream bodies are made of storming clouds…

White Eagle Legend of Poland

The White Eagle is the oldest symbol of Poland, but there was always a part of this story that was missing, pushed aside and then totally forgotten, because it was only kept in the hearts of Polish women. Finally… no one carried the part of the legend anymore. It was an ancient Grandmother’s legend that few…

3rd New Moon of Spring – The Soul and the Magic 5

The 3rd Moon of Spring Taurus Moon Cycle May 6 – June 3, 2016 Monthly Elder Musings by Phoenix of Ashland Write: ElderMountainDreaming@gmail.com to be on our monthly Moon-Musings! Greetings Dreamers, Artists, Moon Children and the Bird, Animal and Ocean clans who have now stepped into the fields of Elder Mountain …  We are entering…

Dream teacher of the soul cloud

The last one anyone believes, is the eldest soul who can never be conceived. Seekers of the small inner voice, will find a breath of memory, much like the ocean of forgetfulness who finds sleep instead of dreams. When we first met, you were all smiles at the great Dawn, feeling as if you had…

Arkaim, Sauwastika, Swastika and Mesolithic Symbols

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – More and more on earth, our pre-history grandmothers who ruled the shamanic cultures are being revealed with more ancient artifacts surfacing. Its sad that only University, Archaeologists and Governments get to touch and see and we indigenous Slavs (who are shamans) and indigenous people do not.  I don’t have the…

2nd Full Moon of Spring

Our Second Full Moon of Spring begins on Thursday, April 21, 2016 @ 10:23 pm, Pacific Northwest and she sits at 2 degrees ’31 Scorpio. (Full Moon April 20, 2016 PST to re-adjust what is currently going on with the moon cycles). I have been working with the lunar phases solely, for the past seventeen…

Understanding the Cadent Houses

My chicken scratch notes combined over the years of experience. Makes no sense without a few years (about five or six) as an apprentice. : )

The Harmonic Convergence 1987 – 2026

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain  – 30 years ago, in the middle of August 1987, something amazing happened and a few thousand in the world felt it. It was the first globally synchronized meditation and conscious efforts of a spiritual kind of people around the world. It was  commonly known as the “Harmonic Convergence”, the great…

Ritualistic Fire

A picture expresses a thousand words and a spiritual image expresses ten-thousand. The composition of this beautiful image depicts a Slavic Pagan Ritual, the day after Hallows Eve (all Souls day). Included are rectangles in the foreground with bowls of water and lighted candles as part of the ritual of calling the souls (ancestors) and…

How real Shamans Experience Life

Never confuse medicine person or shaman practitioner with real shamans, they are not the same, nor born of the same root, nor of the same lineages of the past and past lives. Shamans are both powerful and very weak from attacks from people and nature. That is what gives them their true strength from overcoming…

Osprey Totem – Water and Wind

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – On the day of the 1st new moon of Spring, I was riding my bike to the beach and I stopped to watch right near the ocean. Osprey then flew above me and flapped its wings for long while. On the day of the 2nd new moon of Spring,…

Dream with the Dreamers

This place is a dream. Only a sleeper considers it real. Then death comes like dawn, and you wake up laughing at what you thought was grief. But there’s a difference with this dream. Everything cruel & unconscious done in the illusion of the present world, all that does not fade away at the death-waking….

2nd Moon of Spring 2016

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Greetings Moontime Dreamers, our Second New Moon of Spring cycle begins on Thursday, April 7, 2016 4:24 am Pacific Dreamtime. Our beautiful Spring has arrived and your signs should be permeating all around you now. My signs have already appeared, an Osprey, images of Swans and Caskets. I have a special…

Juliet of the Spirits

The Film Juliet of the Spirit is one of my daughters favorite films and although I go through years without seeing movies, sometimes decades I will have to see it to understand why she is loves it so much….  John Baxter who lives in Paris, makes commentaries on films like this one. He wrote this…

Dreaming where you are now

Part 1 – Lets suppose that you were able every night to dream any dream you wanted to dream, and you would naturally as you began on this adventure of Dreams, you would fulfill all your wishes. You would have every kind of pleasure, you see, and after several nights you would say, well that…