Metaphysical Musings

Ep 65: Way of the Fool

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painting by Leon Wyczółkowski - Stańczyk (Szopka)

Examining the many faces presented by wise fools, as first demonstrated in the ancient Eastern teachings of Tao and Zen Buddhism.

Excerpts read from Wes Nisker's underground classic : "Crazy Wisdom"

Opening recording of Mark Twain's short story entitled: "Luck"

MUSIC
from Podsafemusicnetwork:

"Crazy"
by Fort Pastor

" 100 Year Picnic" by Catch the Crazy

"Crazy" by Ariel Storm


Opening of remix by Armin Van Buuren of "Human" by The Killers





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Samhain Edition : Dancing with Death

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In remembrance of those who have gone before; we take this time when the veils between worlds are thinnest to
honour our ancestors and examine how different cultures deal with the transitioning of the spirit.

Excerpts read from:

1. "How Death is Handled in Other Cultures" by Charlotte Kuchinsky

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/407845/how_death_is_handled_in_various_cultures.html?page=2&cat=47


2. http://www.deardeath.com

3. "Death and Bereavement - The psychological, religious and cultural interfaces" by Dewi Rees reviewed by Nicholas Albery

http://www.globalideasbank.org/ndw/NDW-33.HTML


MUSIC:

Background: "Seaworld" by Naked

"My Dead Angel" by Last Minute

"Fare Thee Forlorn" by Pamela Wynn Shannon

"The Wheel" by Damh the Bard


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Ep 57: Sacred Spaces

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For many thousands of years our ancestors have been visiting and venerating the power places of Europe and Asia. One culture after another has often frequented the same power sites and the story of how these magical places were discovered and used is filled with fairies and nature spirits, sages and astronomers, and enigmatic myths of world destroying cataclysms.

Excerpts from articles by pilgrim, archaeologist, photographer Martin Gray are presented, as is the recommendation by Phylameana lila Desy to create your own sacred space at home.
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Ep 55 Geomancy


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Our series of discussions on energetics now moves from the Cosmic to the Planetary - in particular : our Earth and it's electromagnetic grid. Ancient civilizations were aware of this intricate connection and built sacred spaces on specific power points. The revival of Feng Shui and Geomancy is an attempt to rekindle that connection.

Excerpts read from:

Sig Lonegren's website: http://www.geomancy.org

and an article entitled: Earth: A Crystal Planet? by Joseph Johmans

Opening music:

The Earth is My Church by Freedom People


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Ep 51: Sacred Geometry

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image by Aidrian O' Connor found at http://www.unitone.org/.../ images/content/panpent.gif

The principals of sacred geometry are examined with a nod to past investigators and current innovators.

Excerpts read from:

Ellie Crystal at:

www.crystalinks.com/sacred_geometry.html

Article by J. Boyd-Brent found at:
http://aboutscotland.co.uk/harmony/harmony.html

Chrysalis 8 Project at:
http://www.asc-alchemy.com/chrys8.html

Chris Hardaker
http://www.earthmeasure.com/index_earth.html

Polyhedra information from:
http://www.georgehart.com/virtual-polyhedra/vp.html

and

http://members.aol.com/dodecahdrn/Dodecahedron.html

Music from incomparable composers :

" Stabat Mater " by Paul Schwartz at http://www.paulschwartz.com

" 72 Names of God " by William Zeitler at http://www.williamzeitler.com









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Ep49: Hard to Believe?

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Shapeshifters, half-humans and the elf kingdoms - maybe Tolkien wasn't making it up.

Literary reference:

"Fantastic People"
by Allan Scott and Michael Scott Rohan

Music from the podsafe music network:

"Persephone" by Ethereal

"Mythos" by Briareus

"The Mermaid" by Juliet Hotel



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Ep: 47: Far-fetched?

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painting by Rosalie Belaisis

Titans, and elementals, and Bremen transcripts, oh my !

Reading from:

"Fantastic People"

by Allan Scott and Michael Scott Rohan

Copyright Pierrot Publishing Limited 1980



Music:

"Fairy Ring" by Gary Stadler Album : Fairy Nightsongs Sequoia Records



Free Music from mp3.com

"Taliesin" by ad dios

"Pegasus" by Alphons Arts


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Ep 45: Visiting Past Lives

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Word of warning: Check the credentials of the practitioner who is overseeing your regression - make sure they didn't take a weekend course in hypnosis because what may come to the surface you could have a great deal of difficulty dealing with emotionally/physically.

Excerpt read from:

http://healpastlives.com/future/rule/rudebunk.htm

Summary of The Search for the Girl with Blue Eyes by "Sue Darroch" in

parasearchers.org

History of Le Corriveau translated by myself from the text written in 1944 by P.G. Roy historian of St-Joseph de Levis

MUSIC:

1. Past Life by George Wood at Podsafe Music.

2. Netherworld by Pamela Wynn Shannon

3. Backside Grind by Part II at www.Iodapromonet.com

To order your pastlife mandala by Valkyrie go to : http:godboxcafe.net
and click on the tab.
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Ep 39: Sound of Fibonacci

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Breaking all cultural and chronological barriers, the seashells of the world have been used as a means of achieving the universal call to creation .

Excerpts read from:

http://9waysmysteryschool.tripod.com/sacredsoundtools/id2.html

http://khandro.net/nature_shells.htm



Music from music.podshow.com

1. ) "Between Sky and Sea" by dive-index

2. ) "Wave Over Wave " by Great Big Sea

3. ) "Seaward Jack " by Amee Chapman and the Velvet Tumbleweeds

Background :

"Naked Seaworld " by Fresh Music

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