exploring, learning, and understanding earth-based spiritual practices from around the world
Part of being a well-rounded person involves developing and caring for more than just your mind and body. Nature is a resource to the spirit as well as the material.
Ralph Waldo Emerson once said “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment”. Coming from one of America’s most famous poet, essayist, and retreatist philosopher, that statement carries a lot of weight especially in our postmodern times.
However, one doesn’t necessarily have to read over his essay Nature in order to be perspicacious of underlying universal concepts in our world or seek out glimmers of the divine. Fellowship and circulation of ideas from others can be of great help, too.
Here are some articles pertaining to earth-based rituals, customs, and beliefs:
Here are some groups and organizations involved in natural spirituality paths:
Witches of the Craft is a website hub for individuals who wish to explore the more eclectic pagan path, heavily rooted in natural spirituality.
A literary publication organization that explores many philosophical and spiritual ideas of both East and West in the New Age. For those interested in natural spirituality, head over to the “Nature-based” or “Pagan” sections for good reads.