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Mahavatar Babaji ~ Soul Expansion

Published June 27, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Mahavatar Babaji ~ Soul Expansion, from the Keepers Of The Light Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, Artwork by Lily Moses

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Mahavatar Babaji ~ Soul Expansion, from the Keepers Of The Light Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, Artwork by Lily Moses

Mahavatar Babaji ~ Soul Expansion: “Your consciousness is expanding. You understand the connection between all things.”

About Mahavatar Babaji: “Mahavatar means ‘great incarnation, or avatar’ and Babaji means ‘sacred father’. Mahavatar Babaji is a deeply respected master yogi who was introduced to the world through the teachings of the Indian yogi Paramahandsa Yogananda. Babaji, as he is called for short, is said to be over 2,000 years old and able to travel between Earth and other worlds. He is said to have an invisible temple in the Himalayas that can appear to those he wants to connect with. Many believe that he is like Christ himself, bringing deep love, acceptance, forgiveness, insight and direction.”

Extended Message For This Card: “You may feel that you have retreated from the world recently. Maybe you have not been as active socially or spiritually, but this time of inner rest has really paid off. You are becoming more and more consciously aware of how connected you are to God and all living beings. This sense of union is called yoga. Yoga goes beyond physical ability and into a sense of awareness that is created through spiritual practice, meditation and devotion to the divine. Mahavatar Babaji, the yogic father, is here to inspire that fire of union within  you so that you can understand how your thoughts and actions are creating the waves of energy that form your life.”*

~ By Kyle Gray

One of my favourite books of all time is “Autobiography of a Yogi,” by Paramahansa Yogananda. If you have not read it, I highly recommend it. That is when I first learned of Mahavatar Babaji, the Guru. I see him now as an Ascended Master, a teacher, an inspiration and a pillar of Light. His energy is calm and all-knowing. He is wise and deeply connected, and he can help us to access these energies in ourselves. He is illumination and he is also discipline, he sees through illusion and into the heart and Soul. He calls for devotion to the ultimate quest of union with Source energy; to whole-hearted commitment to your spiritual journey and complete surrender to faith.

When Mahavatar Babaji comes to you it is time to meditate, do yoga and simplify life. It is time to declutter, detach from drama and find your inner peace. This is not a material journey, and the Guru would not be impressed by material gain or possession. For you cannot take that with you, it simply means nothing on the journey between the dimensions. The only thing that matters is your awakening, your enlightenment, your pursuit of peace, of unity with the Divine.

This is a call to spend time in silence, to calm your mind, to harness the pure energy of Love. This is why we are here, not to accumulate ‘stuff’ but to travel lightly, with reverence and respect upon this sacred Earth.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Keepers Of The Light Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, Artwork by Lily Moses

Priorities

Published June 26, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Priorities, from the Whispers Of Lord Ganesha, by Angela Hartfield, artwork by Ekaterina Golovanova

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Priorities, from the Whispers Of Lord Ganesha, by Angela Hartfield, artwork by Ekaterina Golovanova

Priorities: “Make the most of your time”

“Every day is a gift. You have the option to make the most of what life is offering you. If you long to create organization in your life, you will benefit from prioritizing. Your ideals determine what you will seek in life. Your priorities are most visible in how you use your time. Ganesha is holding the water lily and emphasizing the importance of  your values. He encourages you to know what you truly want. What makes you happiest? There are always blessings that may not be apparent in the midst of a disappointment.

Time is not something that can be saved for later. When it comes to the time allotted to you each day, you only have a limited opportunity. Make your choices about how you spend your time in accordance with your highest values. If you languish or procrastinate, the moment will be gone. Re-evaluate how you have been spending your days and how you can strive to be more satisfied.

In terms of priorities, for each major decision such as education, occupation, place of residence, marriage or parenting, you may ask yourself, ‘What will be the impact of my decision?’ In all choices, make sure that you are certain of what your priorities are. Relate your goals to ways to bring love and blessings to yourself and the people who you share your life with.”

~ By Angela Hartfield

How are you spending your precious time on this amazing planet of ours? Are you using it to focus on what you love to do? Or are you using it to worry about the current state of the world. It’s so easy to get caught up in the drama, the hurt and the pain of the world around us. The news seems to be getting ever worse and worse. Sometimes it’s so bad it actually seems like it just cannot be real, things just can’t be going the way they are going. There are so many things to worry about on a global basis, never mind our own problems that we deal with daily.

So how do we offset this and bring balance and harmony back into our lives? How do we raise our vibration and find our joy while remaining grounded on the planet. And what else would be possible if we could detach from pain and trauma and create with love instead? This does not mean that we do not feel compassion. This does not mean that we are in denial or that we don’t feel loss or grief. What it means though, is that if everyone could truly experience life from the heart, and experience joy and peace within, maybe some of this stuff wouldn’t happen in the first place.

It starts with us. Each and every one of us. Finding ourselves in the chaos and loving what we find. Making ourselves a priority. Making loving connections a priority. Making spending time in nature a priority. Making anything that makes you smile and your heart sing a priority. Boldly claiming our joy without explanation, justification or guilt. For it is our birthright. And no matter what the outside circumstances, it will be found within.

And so it is

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Whispers Of Lord Ganesha, by Angela Hartfield, artwork by Ekaterina Golovanova

Sunstone

Published June 25, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Sunstone, from the Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, Artwork by Jimmy Manton

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Sunstone, from the Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, Artwork by Jimmy Manton

Sunstone: “Trust. Even if a situation seems opaque and unknowable, trust that you will find a way through. Look past the illusion – discover the facts. Seek clarity. Find a different perspective.”

“White and opaque,
Always sun and no sun.
The stars, they hide
Directionless upon the horizon.
And yet,
There is a way, another way.
By looking through crystal,
Sharply, the stone reveals
Our most desired treasure.”

“The Vikings’ extraordinary navigational skills led to remarkable raiding and trade successes. Their cultural ambition to greatly extend their territories was supported not only by the solidly built boats they constructed but by their ability to travel the seas with safety and accuracy.

The Icelandic Sagas of the 1st century AD tell of the Vikings sailing from Bergen, on the coast of Norway, to Iceland, continuing to across to Greenland, and then to a land that is almost certainly Newfoundland. Yet, the Vikings ha no compasses (as this incredible navigational fear was realized well before the magnetic compass reached Scandinavia from China), and they were, for the most part, out of sight of land, and thus had little access to navigational land points. Not only that, but the Arctic regions they traversed are notorious for bad weather, including storms and even complete white outs, which meant that neither the sun nor the stars could be relied on for guidance.

According to Viking records, the secret of this and other navigational feats was the ‘solarsteinn’ or ‘sunstone’, which was said to reveal the true position of a hidden sun, as occurred in the low contrast days of the almost twenty-four-hour summer days of the extreme north. In the Hrafns Saga it says, The weather was thick and stormy… The king looked about and saw no blue sky… then the king took the sunstone and held it up, and then he saw where (the sun) beamed from the stone.

Modern scientists believe they have solved the mystery. The common Iceland spar, a calcite, changes colour and brightness as it is rotated. Initially, scientists thought the Vikings used such crystals to observe polarization patterns and in that way pinpointed the direction of the sun. However, research finally proved that by actively depolarizing the light – at what is called the ‘isotropy point’, where the crystal eliminates all polarization of the light passing through it – it is possible to glimpse a faint, elongated yellow shape (a phenomenon known as Haldingers’s Brush). This phenomenon gives a one to five degree indication of the sun’s location – even when there is absolutely no visible sun to measure direction. Genius!

The sunstone encourages us to trust that there is indeed a way forward, even if we do not see it initially. By trying different approaches, looking at a situation from different perspectives and using our imagination, we may get where we wish to go.”*

~ By Stacey Demarco

Oh this card is the perfect metaphor and the perfect card to follow yesterday’s message. Out of the darkness and into the light. We are asked to shift perspective and look at what is possible here. What are we not seeing? Are we looking through the same lens we always look through, and are we getting all caught up in our old belief systems? Where is the light? How do we find it? How do we access it?

This message is about seeing things differently, switching out the lenses you use to look at problems or issues with ‘new eyes’. There is magic needed here, trust and faith and alchemy too. If you have been struggling, look closely… are you struggling over your struggling? Where is the space for things to change? Are you doing things the same way but expecting different results? Is that not the recipe for insanity?

Take a BIG, DEEP BREATH. Ok, take a few more. Center yourself. Place your feet on the Earth and ground your energies. Take a moment to look around you, really look around you. Be here, in your body, right now.

What needs to shift and change in order for you to move forward? You know exactly what it is, yes, that… what you just thought about, that big scary thing that you are trying to avoid dealing with. That. How can you shed some new light there? How can you see it through a new lens? How can you expand your thinking and beliefs around it and change everything?

There is a light at the end of the tunnel, can you see it? If not, can you feel it?

Look for the hidden sun.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, Artwork by Jimmy Manton

Cockatoo ~ Illumination

Published June 24, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Cockatoo ~ Illumination, from the Animal Dreaming Oracle Card deck, by Scott Alexander King, artwork by Karen Branchflower

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Cockatoo ~ Illumination, from the Animal Dreaming Oracle Card deck, by Scott Alexander King, artwork by Karen Branchflower

Cockatoo ~ Illumination: “Some say that in the beginning there was perpetual darkness – a gentle Void, a blanket of nothingness that tenderly swathed the universal plains.

Within this fertile emptiness the Great Mother stirred, as if waking from an eternal slumber. As though trying to recall some distant memory she began to unfold, twisting and churning, dreaming her self into fruition. She began to reach out into the darkness as a massive expanse of nurturing energy that seduced everything it encountered, willingly drawing all into her protective Womb.

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo’s dark sister, the Black Cockatoo carries the Genetic Memory of this sacred time and, within her Dreaming, helps us to take control of our life by insisting that we grow at our own pace and learn what we need to know in our own time.

She encourages us to just sit in contemplation and wait for the mysteries of our life to unfold without consciously seeking answers. At the appropriate time, when our mind is still and our heart is at ease, Black Cockatoo passes the torch of illumination to her sister, the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo.

To have Sulphur-crested Cockatoo appear in your cards today is an indication that you are being primed for clarity to dawn in relation to one or more aspects of your life, and for stability to once again reign supreme.

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo offers a time of illumination when truths will be revealed, when energy will flow more easily and obstacles will begin to dissipate.

As a guardian of the East Gate and an emissary of the sun, the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo promises a time of mental clarity, clear vision, enhanced intuition and stability.”*

~ By Scott Alexander King

A new moon today and we are invited to find illumination within the dark recesses. We are invited to plant the seeds that will grow to fruition with the next full moon on the ninth of July. Think of the new moon as the fertile emptiness of the womb of the Great Mother. Think of the unfolding, the dreaming into reality. What is it that you wish to create?

The key here is create, and creation takes time and patience. It is a step by step approach, no matter what you are creating. We are not making something out of nothing, we are transforming and transmuting energies. We are pulling from the unmanifest realms and molding form into reality. This takes skill and it takes commitment. It takes wisdom and understanding, and it takes faith.

You will discover something hidden deep within, a revelation of sorts. Your priorities will shift. Your perspective will change. Something that seemed so vitally important will suddenly seem trivial as what is truly close to your hearts desire is revealed. There is an aspect of mystery here, of magic and alchemy.

Think of the lotus flower. The seed is planted deep down in the muddy waters. The plant slowly begins to grow towards the light. As it bursts forth from the darkness it takes in pure light and air. A beautiful flower is born.

Plant the correct seeds, those that start in your heart of hearts. Nurture it, protect it. Allow it to bloom. Watch how you shift and change as illumination comes.

From darkness to light.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Animal Dreaming Oracle Card deck, by Scott Alexander King, artwork by Karen Branchflower

 

The Fellowship

Published June 23, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

The Fellowship, from the Chronicles Of Destiny Fortune Card deck, by Josephine Ellershaw and Emily Ellershaw, artwork by Claudia McKinney

Daily Angel Oracle Card: The Fellowship, from the Chronicles Of Destiny Fortune Card deck, by Josephine Ellershaw and Emily Ellershaw, artwork by Claudia McKinney

 The Moral of the Story is: “Friendship and loyalty, reliable and steadfast. Helpful friends and allies lending support. Teamwork.”

The Fellowship: “A rustling in the bushes alerts the Seeker that they are no longer alone and they find they are surrounded as others materialize from the undergrowth. An archer keeps vigilant watch on the periphery of the group, poised ready to spring into action. The Seeker is startled by their presence, but they approach with a gesture of friendship.

A man moves forward from the group and approaches with a sword, ‘I believe this belongs to you; we found it washed up  on the beach, but by  the time we arrived, you had already gone.’

The Seeker thanks him as they accept their sword, once again feeling its power thrum through their fingers, ‘But who are  you?’

The others move closer in to join the conversation. ‘We are seekers here the same as you; we have separate quests, but share a similar purpose and common enemy. Alone we may fail, but together we could find victory through the support of our fellowship.’

Card Definition: “The Fellowship card represents friends and people you can rely upon who are loyal and steadfast; the placement in the spread will indicate the part they will play. This is also a card of teamwork, pooling your diverse strengths and talents to achieve a common goal. It may represent one particular friend or a group of like-minded individuals.

This is normally a card of allies, unless surrounding cards suggest otherwise.”*

~ by Josephine Ellershaw and Emily Ellershaw

When we have done the work on the inside, we will see the results in our external reality. We are working closely with our Team, our angels and guides have been assisting us, giving us signs and messages, guiding us through our obstacles and blockages, and helping us to release illusions and old belief systems. Yup, they really have their work cut out for them! As we redefine who we really are from the inside out, we open our hearts and minds to allow for new people to enter our lives.

Someone new is coming to you now and they will help you to open a new door to possibility. It may be a mentor or friend. It may be a lover or romantic partner. It could even be a new job offer, new co-worker or a new landlord, roomie or tenant. Each situation will be different depending on where you, personally, are at. What you have been wishing and wanting to come to you, will in fact come to you. But you need a little assistance. This new person or people are key. Do not turn down any invitations at this time, you never know who you might meet. Chance encounters are much easier to facilitate if you actually leave  your house!

Do not worry if this does not happen today, although it is absolutely a possibility. Just know that in the near future, you will find your tribe, your group of people who are just like you. One person in particular will stand out. Like the guardian of the gate, they have a lesson for you, and will lead you onward into a new chapter. Trust your intuition and follow your heart.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Chronicles Of Destiny Fortune Card deck, by Josephine Ellershaw and Emily Ellershaw, artwork by Claudia McKinney

 

Support

Published June 22, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Support, from the Oracle Of The Unicorns, by Cordelia Francesca Brabbs, card artwork “Wings of a Dream” Copyright 2017 Kirk Reinert

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Support, from the Oracle Of The Unicorns, by Cordelia Francesca Brabbs, card artwork “Wings of a Dream” Copyright 2017 Kirk Reinert

Support: “Ask for help. Get more rest. Nurture yourself.”

“Feeling tired, burnt our, overwhelmed or overworked is a call to lighten your load and recharge your batteries. Your energy levels are low ind it is proving counterproductive to getting things done or being there for others.

You may feel you have to do everything yourself or do not know who to ask for help. A part of you could be addicted to the adrenaline rush of stress and hustle. You may even feel that it is a sign of weakness to slow down or that you do not deserve to be nurtured.

You have nothing to prove by working yourself too hard or sacrificing yourself by doing everything alone.

This winged horse urges you to ask for help, to get more rest and to be loving to your body. Schedule in non-negotiable time for naps, set boundaries around your work hours and make getting a good night’s sleep a priority. Hire an assistant or other team members for your business. Spend a day at the spa, book in for a massage or other body treatment, or simply take a day off to do nothing. Ask your friends and family for help with your kids or invest in additional childcare or a nanny.

You are worthy of this support. The extra energy you will have as a result will be worth the time and money you spend to give it to yourself.”*

~ By Cordelia Francesca Brabbs

Again we are reminded that we are never alone, and when we are in need of assistance, we must only ask. If you are someone who feels that the only way to get something done is to do it  yourself, this message is especially for you! Remember you have a team of angels and guides who are always with you. They are more than happy to help you in various areas of your life, particularly when you are feeling stressed and overwhelmed. But you have to ask, and you have to allow yourself to receive. Asking and then pushing forward and doing things as you always have done them without receiving the assistance does not help the situation. Ask for help and then make space for that help to come to you. Oh, and don’t forget that when someone comes your way and offers to help you, say YES please!

Step off the treadmill of responsibilities and take a little time for yourself; yes the spa would be fantastic, but not always possible. Go for a long walk, get some fresh air. Take a hot sea salt bath. Create and altar, light a candle, play some music. Meditate; paint; draw; write; do yoga; contemplate a beautiful flower or sunset; count the stars. Breathe deeply. Open your heart and make space for something new.

Your body, mind and spirit will thank you.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Oracle Of The Unicorns, by Cordelia Francesca Brabbs, card artwork “Wings of a Dream” Copyright 2017 Kirk Reinert

 

Synchronicity

Published June 21, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Synchronicity, from the Angel Prayers Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, artwork by Jason Mccreadie

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Synchronicity, from the Angel Prayers Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, artwork by Jason Mccreadie

Synchronicity: “Thank you Angels I trust your well timed guidance and signs”

General Card Meaning: “There is a reason for some of the experiences you have been going through recently. There are no coincidences in life – everything is perfectly timed by God and the Universe. So, trust that your Angels are sending you divine guidance through the information and people coming into your life at this time. There is positive guidance here for you. Trust the process and the path that is being shown to you, as it will take you forwards one step at a time until you are where you need to be. The Angels of synchronicity are here to guide you and will remind you of their presence at the perfect time.”

Expanded Meaning Of This Card: “There is no such thing as chance. All is guided. If you come across an opportunity that is perfectly timed for you, know that this is the work of Angels. There are no coincidences, only ‘Godincidences’ – God and his angels sending signs and messages through people and situations that seem perfect for what is happening in your life now. If you have been waiting for the perfect time to begin or even end a project, know that there are synchronistic events occurring right now to show you the truth of the situation.”*

~By Kyle Gray

When we are stressed or overwhelmed, stuck in a problem or issue that just won’t seem to budge, we get tunnel vision; we have blinders on. We focus all our attention on that issue, analyzing it over and over, weighing every detail. We go over and over it in our minds, we focus on what we don’t want, or the lack of what we do want. We worry, we fret, we get envious of those who have what we want so very much. It spirals our energies down into a vortex, keeping our energy dense and low. It’s exhausting, demoralizing. As we do this we end up feel isolated, separated and alone. 

But if we can detach from the drama, and rise above it for a new perspective, we can take off those blinders and shift our focus. This is what we are being asked to do now. Look away from what is happening, or not happening that is keeping you stuck. Ask for signs from your Team of angels and guides. Ask for guidance, ask for direction, ask for help and for inspiration. And then acknowledge it when it comes, integrate the guidance. Often we will second guess the signs too! Even when they are so clearly for us we wonder if this is a sign or just a coincidence. It’s a sign. Trust that when you ask for guidance, it will come, and yes, the sign is indeed for you!

Know that you are never alone, you are always loved and supported. Signs and synchronicity is just one confirmation of the love that surrounds you each and every moment of every single day of your life.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Angel Prayers Oracle Card deck, by Kyle Gray, artwork by Jason Mccreadie

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