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Throughout this year’s Alchemical and Planetary Healing intensive retreat, Nicki and I with the assistance of Jeya, Dea, Berit, and Yellow Wolf, magically wove together Alchemical Healing with Planetary Healing. It was a powerful eight days with an amazingly open and willing group that came together seamlessly, creating a powerful container to hold our individual and collective medicine. We each arrived ready to strengthen our connection to spirit, each other, and the planet that we love and depend on.
Were I to distill the most notable and profound knowing that came from these last many days, it is the knowledge and deepening recognition of how very powerful is the precept as above, so below. We live in a holographic existence in which planetary healing comes about as all humans address, face, and seek to understand our own inner battles and storms. The chaos we see across the globe is a reflection of what lies hidden within each and every one of the seven billion of us. Humanity has the tendency to hide our trauma and pain in the shadows in order to simply cope and move forward with what life is delivering or calling from us in the moment. I now acutely understand the importance of healing the wounds and scars that weave through lifetimes and generations. It is in healing our personal inner strife that we can begin to heal our relationship with each other and our planet.
A few days into the intensive, we came to what was perhaps the most powerful of our alchemical planetary healing processes in this retreat. Our group contained a number of us that had been affected by the suffering from the concentration camps in Germany either directly or through family, with both sides represented. We discovered ourselves confronted by the spirit of a man who worked in a camp and was responsible for the loss of many lives. He was appealing to us for healing for his soul. In response, we sought a way to find reconciliation to help heal the individual, generational, and planetary soul of this person and those he represents, while at the same time bringing healing to the souls of the victims and their families by using the powerful spirit medicine we had created. The result of our process gave us a sense of relief as we felt the power of forgiveness within the strength of our medicine. WWII and all its horrific conflicts and genocides have affected and continue to affect and recreate patterns of grief, fear, hate, and guilt that have been held within our collective psyche. Needless to say, this intense healing process that spontaneously came to fruition in our class is now working its way through our group’s collective consciousness as we take what we experienced out into the world. Our hope is that the potency of our experience penetrates the collective field of humanity and brings relief and healing to scars long ago created in both victims of hate and genocide and perpetrators who are haunted by their actions, even in death, throughout time.
During the break following this intense and profound Planetary Healing, I opened my journal and allowed the following messages to come through. I offer them to you. May these words serve the highest good…
With the ostrich feather I write:
In Gratitude, Indigo