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By Shawne Mitchell

Make your place an intimate retreat that may please your senses and nourish your soul. Here’s the right way to make your house a sacred space... a sanctuary for brain, physique, and soul. domestic SANCTUARIES provides an easy-to-follow, seven-stage approach for development own retreats, altars, and shrines inside of your place. you'll how one can establish a place, cleanse and sanctify the realm, overview the stability of strength, gather fabrics, and energize your intentions. particular chapters are dedicated to communal rooms, intimate areas, zones of creativity, and contemplative environments. thousands of sensible suggestions and proposals, insightful tales, and lifestyles classes supply simply the assistance you want to enforce the traditional ideas of feng shui correct the place you reside. Readers who love the books of Denise Linn, Karen Kingston, Nancy SantoPietro, Xorin Balbes, and Tsh Oxenreider will locate this publication an outstanding better half of equivalent worth. The Alchemy of goal (From the creation) the place purpose is going, strength flows. due to how strength capabilities, we're every one engaged in co-creation with the lifestyles strength. if you would like your existence to be sacred, you must set the goal for it to be so. environment an purpose is like talking to the Divine via a megaphone: It will get the message throughout extra in actual fact. this can be the real mystery at the back of making a domestic sanctuary. Altars and shrines are exceptional non secular instruments simply because they anchor our emotions and techniques so we turn into very transparent and particular approximately what we'd like. finally, no matter what we concentrate on seems to be within the fabric global. making a sacred area at your residence is a chance to attach your intimate atmosphere with the world of the Divine in order that your soul is supported and nourished and has freedom to precise and flourish.

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Enhance this area of your sacred space when: You are trying to have a baby. You have children in your home. You want to attract creative inspiration. You are a professional artist (or an aspiring one). A sacred altar in this zone would support becoming pregnant. For an uninspired writer or fine artist, this would be a good place for an altar to foster creation. Use artifacts from your field of endeavor, such as sheet music, instruments, inspiring quotations, esteemed books, paintbrushes, or whatever honors the spirit of your particular art form.

This is a tremendously important step because you have to get rid of the old to bring in the new. You will ultimately be activating the energy of your surroundings and you don’t want to reawaken stale, old, “funky” energy. There is some magic in space clearing. It’s not something that a scientist would be able to explain. And blowing smoke around a house or banging a drum might seem “airy” to a skeptic. But once you try it, you’ll notice that it works. After space clearing you will be selecting energy enhancements (in Chapter 3) that will positively charge the energy field in your home so it supports your new intentions.

During dialogues with different rooms, you may be astonished to find out what’s been lurking beneath your conscious awareness. Now your needs and the needs of your home will become self-evident. Chapter 2 deals with decluttering and purification. This is a tremendously important step because you have to get rid of the old to bring in the new. You will ultimately be activating the energy of your surroundings and you don’t want to reawaken stale, old, “funky” energy. There is some magic in space clearing.

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