Another year and a fresh start or a “beginner’s mind.” We look forward with fear, excitement, and apprehension, most often with bits of all three. Similar to a cosmic version of Ground Hog Day, we start off with happy anticipation and change what we know to change.
Every year I make my resolutions and create the vision board, but nothing ever seems to materialize. I have gone to the events that promised the life of my dreams. I bought the crystals and said the prayers, but I feel I’m wasting my time. Any advice? — Lauren, New York
I tend to stop myself when I want to share my artistry and put it up for sale. I begin to ask myself, “Who do I think I am to ask people to purchase my art when the world is in such turmoil?” I am in such a stuck place. I don’t feel worthy at all! — Kara
January 1: I am completed. I am fulfilled with teaching (iron). To all the ancestors, we take time to be now. January 2: I am completed. I am fulfilled with pilgrimage (apache tear). Those born before time, we move our attention back to awareness.
This ancient pose actually has several versions in an Ashtanga practice. We will focus on Marichyasana A. This pose is primarily a hip opener, but it has many additional benefits. The posture is dedicated to Maharishi Marichi, whose name means “ray of light.”
Carol writes: I requested an MBO today and still could not find $2,500 and the wee book with all my passcodes to tuck in with my new will and powers of attorney. I went through every conceivable area: all my hardcopy files (two times), cabinet drawers, and several bins.
The Heart of the Mother: Your life will change dramatically this year. The empath’s second wave of awakening aligns with the new light frequencies bathing Earth from the galaxy’s center. You will make a positive impact on humanity this year.