Ever since men roamed the earth, they were overawed by the omnipotence of the elements - fire, water, winds and sun etc, that were inextricably interwoven in their survival and day to day living. The fear of the unknown caused them to worship the elements to plead for peace and co-existence, or enhance their livelihood … Continue reading On Shamanism and the Worship of the Elements
I have been taught some Shamanic practice of invoking the elements. In my invocation of the elements, in Hindu practice, I chant a specific mantra, call out and pay tribute to the Maha-Deva of the Earth, Fire, Rain, Sea, Stars, Moon, Sun, Mountains, Forest, Trees and Wind to connect to their energies. In the Taoist … Continue reading On Shamanic Practice In Modern Days.