The Cosmic Serpent and the Coronavirus

The world crisis caused by the coronavirus has been forcing me to focus on the challenge of talking about politics while also practising shamanism, because I have to keep remembering to “zoom out” before “zooming in” again.   I’ve been receiving visions recently which are no longer allowing me to address the problems of our…

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How to reincarnate into your own life

There are two realities. I live in the one in which the whole planet is impregnated with spirits, and I see their faces and forms everywhere; in the clouds, in the mountains, in the seas. Scientists call this way of seeing pareidolia. It is, apparently, a sub-category of apophenia which they say is a tendency…

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The Language of the Birds

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut I found that one of the first innate gifts I developed during my shamanic training was that of pattern recognition. When you’re continually zooming out to go into other worlds, and then zooming back in again, you are able to see the patterning of this world at a glance, and so you…

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The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar: Shamanic sexual healing and sex magic

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut Here in my book, The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar, I lay out in detail how shamanic sex has been used, throughout history, to prepare pharaohs, kings, tsars and sultans for Sovereignty. This is because it is a shamanic technique that leads alchemically to a superior intelligence and self-empowerment which is a…

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Stories in the Summerlands: Let me guide you on a pilgrimage into esoteric Avalon

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut It is said that when Britain is in the direst peril and needs him the most, King Arthur will arise from his grave and return. We know this because we used to hear rhymes about it while still in the cradle – bardic poems that hail from of an age that Time…

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Annie Dieu-Le-Veut reads an extract from her groundbreaking book, Stories in the Stars

 Here is Annie Dieu-Le-Veut reading a startling extract from her extraordinary best-selling book, Stories in the Stars, which turns everything we thought we knew about our history on its head. 

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Sacred Sex, Shamanism and Sovereignty

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut As a shaman, I work alongside the spirits that govern the land of our ancestors; they are the spirits of Sovereignty that, on the energetic level, is a huge force that gushes forth from the Rivers of Blood or the DNA of the ancestors that are buried in the land. It reaches…

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The Grail Mysteries, Lesson 3: Forging our own Faery Sword of Truth

by Annie Dieu-Le-Veut Sometimes people use old myths about faeries, dwarves and wizards to build a cosy, walled cognitive space – in the same way that as children we used to construct camps from blankets and bedspreads in which to hide from the realities of the adult world. However, the ancient myths were not meant…

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The Grail Mysteries: Lesson 1 – Healing the Wounded Queens with Fragarach, the Sword of Truth

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut This article forms the beginning of a shamanic quest for my readers to help them understand and work with the imagery contained within my books that are based on Celtic magic. So if you’ve just stumbled into this Mystery Teachings class, you may want to go to the Introduction first, and then…

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An introduction to working within unseen worlds

by Robert Owings All spiritual practices maintain some form of connection to unseen worlds, be that Buddha fields or the heaven promised so prominently in Christianity and Islam. In some regard shamanism is not that different; however, where those religions offer the unseen world in an afterlife, shamanism opens those realms in this life as…

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How to communicate with plants and trees

by Bob Makransky In order to communicate with plants (or people), you have to be able to regard them as your equals. If you are afraid (ashamed) to talk with homeless people, beggars, crazy people, etc. then you’ll also find it difficult to talk with plants. However, it’s actually easier to communicate with plants than…

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Transform your love-making into an enchanted and magical act

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut Author of The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar One of the greatest challenges that I’ve found in writing my books are the love scenes. They’re not exactly Fifty Shades of Grey – but I do linger on romantic liaisons a little longer than is polite, and so your specs might get a…

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The Jewelled Net of Indra shows the cosmological basis for holistic health

by Annie Dieu-Le-Veut When our consciousness is aligned with the true principles of Nature, we understand then how our approach to health needs to be much more holistic and multi-faceted – like a jewel – than just the ‘magic bullet’ solutions of modern medicine. This consciousness comes from inner contemplation, meditation and shamanic journeying into…

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The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar: Shamanic sexual healing – Get it here

The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar is available in paperback on Amazon for £14.70 ($17.89). Click here to buy it on Amazon US and here for Amazon UK #ad If you want it for your Kindle, go here #ad

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Five Golden Rules for Shamanic Healing

By Ishtar Babilu Dingir I’m not really one who goes in much for shamanic healing. I’ve noticed that if you give someone healing, they tend to need it again a few months later. That might be good for building a client base … but that’s not really what I’m about. My approach is more along…

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In the Alchemist’s Garden – The Passage of the Snail

by Annie Dieu-Le-Veut The ancient Egyptians honoured the scarab or dung beetle for several reasons, and not least because it oriented itself and navigated its path via the Milky Way. I’ve been wondering if that is the reason why Mr Snail keeps somehow wriggling itself under my front door every night, and doing a little…

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How shamans reweave and repurpose pain

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut Most of us carry around unresolved emotional pain and that translates, particularly later in life, to physical pain because our manifest sheath of our multi-layered, inter-dimensional mind-body continuum can no longer flow or dance with the rivers of energies. The rivers become dammed up and stagnant, and this leads to stiffness, particularly…

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The Glastonbury Declaration – a magical blueprint for Sovereignty and freedom

By ANNIE DIEU-LE-VEUT This Declaration was read out at our shamanic ceremony in front of Glastonbury Tor in Somerset at sunrise on the Winter Solstice, 21st December 2014.  You can read more about the ceremony itself and what it meant by reading: How shamans work with the spirits of the Land.

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How shamans work with the spirits of the Land – otherwise known as the Fae

  By ANNIE DIEU-LE-VEUT In my book Reclaiming Sovereignty: Shamanic Earth Magic, I explain about the shamanic relationship between humans and the spirits of the Land,  and about how shamans long ago worked with their own indigenous spirits to support the fertility and Sovereignty of the Land. It is from that loving partnership between Man…

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Nine ways to be a shaman at work

By Brant Secunda The Huichols, an indigenous tribe that lives in the mountainous region of central Mexico, are some of the happiness, healthiest, wisest people on earth. Many of them are shamans, and a surprising number of their tribe surpass 100 and work in the fields up until the day they die. I traveled to…

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Why scientists can’t find the biological purpose of the female orgasm

By Annie Dieu-Le-Veut From her book, Reclaiming Sovereignty: Shamanic Earth Magic I don’t know if you’re anything like me… but have you ever wondered what the female orgasm is for? I always used to… until my understanding about our place in the cosmic order was widened and deepened through the practice of shamanism.

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A West African shaman’s view of mental illness

Malidoma Patrice Somé is a West African shaman, who was born into a Dagara tribe in Burkina Faso in 1956, where he was trained as a shaman at a very early age. Here he is interviewed by Stephanie Marohn about how differently the shaman views mental illness to the Western medical model. by Stephanie Marohn…

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The wisdom guide to staying alive in times of death and destruction

One of the roles of the shaman in ancient times was to protect the tribe in times of war. Of course, it must have been so much simpler then … when you knew everyone in your tribe, and you could see the whites of the eyes of the enemy as it advanced. Not so now,…

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What is a Shaman, and what does a Shaman do?

By ANNIE DIEU-LE-VEUT In order to understand what a shaman is, it is best to approach the subject by learning about what a shaman actually does. Shamanism is a technique through which we contact intradimensional beings, known to our earliest ancestors for hundreds of thousands of years as the spirits. Shamanism eventually morphed into the…

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Shamanic Power – How to get it, how to keep it clean

I remember when my shamanic practitioner training group first sat down to what was to turn out to be a three day session on how to generate and manage shamanic power. Simon, our teacher announced that this is what we were going to be doing, and some of us were quite shocked, including yours truly…

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How I became a shamanic healer

by Ishtar Babilu Dingir Sometimes, I get asked about why I became a shamanic healer, or how I became a shaman, and I would like to try to describe something of the process here, albeit that my path towards becoming a shaman began before I was even aware of any kind of process taking place.…

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