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Feminine Summer;MP3 downloads

Don’t forget to pack something for your feminine essence when you soon take off on your summer vacation. Our classes for the Feminine Awakening, are like having your private meditation teacher with you: You will be inspired, you will get short practices, and you will be able to do a guided meditation every day if [Read More…]

Mountain Goddesses

I am now in the magical Norwegian mountains, I am back in Hemsedal for the 5th time to meet the powerful mountain women who live up here. Yesterday we met for a Women’s Temple evening. Surrounded by the majestic nature we could relax into our own skin, into our own beauty. From here we can [Read More…]

If it doesn’t feel right, it doesn’t feel right

Many of us experience difficulties with setting clear boundaries. This can be towards the masculine but it can also be with, friends, female coworkers or your mother. Some have had experiences of having their boundaries stepped over in very serious ways, but most often times it is quite subtle when our boundaries are stepped over [Read More…]

Touching the Body Open

As many of you who have been in the Woman’s Temple know, one of our core practices  involves respectful touch. The feminine touch, because it has such an inviting quality to it, it is not penetrating, it is inviting, is melting numb and frozen places in our bodies,  so that we can experience more and [Read More…]

Are you feeding the right wolf?

One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, “My son,the battle is between two “wolves” inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego. The other is Good. It [Read More…]

The Journey Of the Soul

By Jennifer Welwood My soul said to me, there is suffering, And she led me into the dark lands, Deep into the darkness without a light; She trained me in all the ardors Of opening to the darkness, And of waiting, without hope, in the darkest night. My soul said to me, there is suffering, [Read More…]

How can I cope with injustice of the world without closing my heart?

We all have places where we contract and close in fierce resistance. One of my strongest challenges is the pornography industry, its abuse of innocent children and selling of women. For many years I worked as a therapist for teenagers who had been involved with prostitution from a very young age. I got to know [Read More…]

You dont have to do it alone

I just came back to our Awakening Women Temple Office after another inspiring meeting with my Goddess Wealth Mastery group. We are a group of powerful women, meeting once a month to support each other and stretch  each other to live and share as big as we can. I love this group, they are my [Read More…]

Feminine Leadership is not defined by your job-it is who you are…

We are in the exiting planning- face for our new leadership program for Awakening Women, Sweden, and in this process I am again and again faced with the question what is leadership exactly? This word is usually associated with people who are in leading positions in a company/organization, or who have their own company. At [Read More…]

The Story About Green Tara- Goddess of Feminine Courage

Here comes another little clip from the Awakening Feminine Courage DVD. In this DVD class we are exploring how we can break the spell of fear. You can buy the DVD/CD on our website www.awakeningwomen.com/shop [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkiRs7U60B8&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0xe1600f&color2=0xfebd01&border=1]

Awakening Feminine Courage

When I ask women why they hold back their gifts, almost every one answers that it is because of fear. In this DVD class we are exploring how we can break the spell of fear. You can buy the DVD/CD at our website www.awakeningwomen.com/shop [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=agTPASKXW8w&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0xe1600f&color2=0xfebd01&border=1]

Daily Goddess Practice – Video Blog

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Are You Part of the 11%?

Jay Marianne Williamson, she is such a Durga embodiment! Here she is speaking that feminine voice of hope, of the willingness to take a stand. I take a stand for a vision of love for this planet. Anybody else? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03N2irkKOho&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0xe1600f&color2=0xfebd01&border=1]

Finally a usefull Facebook "gift"

If you are on Face book, you have probably had the annoying experience of receiving different “gifts ” from people, and when you click on them you realize the gift is an image of a plant or a mandala or an Indian guru, and that you are supposed to send them on, and then…..what? Luckily [Read More…]

A Urgent Message From the Mother!

I honor the women who have cleared the path before me. Jean Shinoda Bolen is a powerful role model and elder. Jay Jean! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLoEqx3h6pY&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&color1=0xe1600f&color2=0xfebd01&border=1]

Can hanging out with women reduce stress?

Life is always full of ups and downs, we will always be called upon to meet the unknown, and our capacity to do that gracefully is to a great degree ruled by the level of stress in our bodies. In our studies at the Awakening Women Institute we encourage women to seek the support from [Read More…]

Elizabeth Gilbert: A different way to think about creative genius

I loved this talk love by the author of “Eat, Love, Pray” (which I also love). Watch and  inspired http://www.ted.com/talks/view/id/453

How do you keep the balance?

The last days this has been my mantra, balance, balance, balance…On our new network site for women: Awakening Women Connect (contact us if you would like to join-its free) we have as one of our profile questions: How do you keep balanced? I drink in the inspiration and it looks like most women make sure [Read More…]

Unmasked and brimming with celebration of the fears and the glories

Today our little town in northern California is white and wet It is a day for putting on my flower-rain-boots and meeting my friend Jennifer in a cafe. We have the most inspiring talks, and I always leave inspired and full in my heart. Our practice together in the Women’s temple group has fertilized the [Read More…]

I want to free what waits within me

The heart feels soft and warm, and I reach for Rilke, who speaks words from beyond… I believe in all that has never yet been spoken. I want to free what waits within me so that what no one has dared to wish for may for once spring clear without my contriving. If this is [Read More…]