“Doing Things” for the Goddess Isis {M. Isidora Forrest}

A queen…obviously not Doing Things; from the tomb of Nefertari

Tweet Share Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 0Those of you who have been following this blog for a while may be familiar with my small rants about The Old Gentlemen of Egyptology and their innate sexist attitudes. Well, today it’s time for another rant…just a little one…but this time it’s about the Even Older Gentlemen of Ancient Egypt and their innate sexist attitudes. You see, I just came across a scholarly article […] Read more »

The Wild SHE – Kali {Susan Morgaine}

Goddess Kali Multi Armed

Tweet Share16 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 16Which Goddess comes to your mind when you hear “The Wild SHE”? For me, that will always be Kali. “By you this universe is borne, by you this world is created By you it is protected, O Devi. By you it is consumed at the end You who are eternally the form of the whole world, at the time of creation you are the form […] Read more »

Meeting – A Poem {Janine Canan}

Meeting - A Poem by Dr Janine Canan MotherHouse of the Goddess

Tweet Share4 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 4Pure electricity! without time or space— that’s what meeting Her is like— the nameless, endless Source in the body of a small holy girl of the jungle overpowered with Mother Light. I fell upon her Lap— engulfed, irradiated, transported to samadhi, exiled to bliss. Tweet Share4 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 4 Read more »

What does the Goddess Name “Isis” Mean? {M. Isidora Forrest}

This is the most common way the name of Isis is written in hieroglyphs.

Tweet Share13 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 13“In Egyptian, the name Isis means throne and Isis was thought to be the embodiment of the royal throne.” That’s usually the first thing you find when you look into the meaning of the name “Isis.” (And if you’re interested in the meaning of Her name, you probably already know that Isis is the Greek version. In Egyptian, Her name would have been more like […] Read more »

Goddess Annapurna Live New Moon Ritual with Laura Amazzone for August 2

August New Moon Ritual Annapurna MotherHouse of the Goddess

Tweet Share7 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 7 Annapurna: Goddess of the Harvest & Abundance! Please join Laura Amazzone on this New Moon in Leo on the sacred pagan Harvest holiday of Lammas as we honor the Goddess Annapurna. Annapurna is both a Goddess and Himalayan mountain. She is a Goddess of Abundance, Fullness, Food and Nourishment. We will invoke Her sacred energies and tune into Her powers as we set intentions […] Read more »

High Priestess Tarot: Princess of Wands {Kathryn Ravenwood}

High Priestess Tarot - Princess of Wands Kathryn Ravenwood on MotherHouse of the Goddess

Tweet Share2 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 2If ya got it – flaunt it! The Princess of Wands is that absolutely juicy, luscious, passionate part of us that has the guts to take on something new in spite of experience, age, fear, past failures, lack of cohorts, or the admonished disdain of family or friends. She is out there – in there – just waiting for you to call on her, to […] Read more »

All Children Are Our Children {Carol P. Christ}

All Children Are Our Children by Carol P Christ MotherHouse of the Goddess

Tweet Share2 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 2 “All children are our children.” As I was posting my recent blog about the shooting of black men by the police, these words came into my mind with the force of revelation. At the time I was looking at a photograph of Philando Castile, taken at his place of work. Yes, I thought, my heart opening: “he is my child too.” This widening of […] Read more »

Savasana – Corpse Pose {Yoga Journeys Series by Mary Petiet}

Savasana - Corpse Pose Yoga Journeys by Mary Petiet MotherHouse of the Goddess

Tweet Share9 Pin +1 Share Share Reddit Stumble Yum EmailShares 9 Savasana is a Sanskrit word, forming a compound of the words shava, which means death, and asana, which means posture. The two words joined together mean corpse pose. Savasana is a yoga session’s final powerful pose and can be a hard to define experience. Where, exactly, does savasana take us? Savasana is the end pose of  the yoga sequence designed to align the body […] Read more »