2. Flow with your energy and awareness and greet consciously, ask for permission to be in its space. As you merge impressions and insights will be transferred to your body and mind. Stay relaxed and curious, you may receive information about their life history, potential, symbolic meaning, strength and weaknesses.
3. Make a note, radiate a vibration of appreciation, love to the plant, and express gratitude for it being there. Then pull away back fully into your body.
How do the leaves feel to touch, rub your cheek against the leaf like in an embrace
What type of insects land on their leaves?
How close is the plant growing to your house and when did it start to appear. Perhaps year after year or just recently. The plant may be seen growing away from the public view out in nature.
The Doctrine of signatures – is where the name of the plant resembles an area of the body. The shape, colour and texture therefore has an affinity for or a direct effect upon the specific area of the human body. It is also where the appearance of name or preferred growing environment of the plant provides a clue to its use for people or animals.
Become one with the plant and the surrounding, be fully present.
Become acquainted get to know each other
Sit with the plant, observe, listen, sense, intuitively what you are picking up
Ask what medicinal properties, health indicators and spiritual insights.
What colour or sounds do you see and hear
Observe images, messages and insights inbeing.
Feel into your body and notice everything your body senses and feels during the process, every stray thought no matter how insignificant, unrelated or ridiculous
Dandelion grows in spring, it is a wood element, looks like a lion, faces east and represents courage
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There is no right or wrong movement, places or sounds and everyone may have a different response. That’s okay.
Relax and center yourself. Close your eyes and take in slow deep breaths and release your tension as you breathe out.
Breathe and extend your heartfelt awareness to the plant letting the attributes of the plant to wash over you and when ready merge and feel into the plant
Sense into your body and experience its energy and reaction.
Now move your body to reflect what the plant means to you.
Rocking, swaying, swirling, spiral, dancing and beating the earth as in a tribal dance are movements I have experienced, anything from swaying in the hara to prayer. During movement we communicate with other elemental and ecosystem beings and angelic beings that are the interface between our reality and spirit.