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The Rise of the Divine Femine

Posted Wednesday July 23, 2014 by ECV Admin

The Feminist Movement, which is said to have begun in the late...

The Feminist Movement, which is said to have begun in the late 18th century, arose as a means of challenging the dominant patriarchal system of the western world that relegated...

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The Rise of the Divine Femine

Cooling the Fires of Grief

Posted Wednesday June 11, 2014 by ECV Admin

Malidoma Somé writes in The Healing Wisdom of Africa, that “challenge or...

Malidoma Somé writes in The Healing Wisdom of Africa, that “challenge or crisis is cosmologically and spiritually symptomatic of a rise in fire. When someone is in crisis, regardless of...

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Cooling the Fires of Grief

The Pain of a Fragmented Soul

Posted Monday March 17, 2014 by ECV Admin

The indigenous wisdom of the Dagara people of West Africa begins and...

The indigenous wisdom of the Dagara people of West Africa begins and ends with the Ancestors. The Ancestors – the living dead – act as intermediaries between the physical world...

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The Pain of a Fragmented Soul

Rites of Passage: The Journey Home

Posted Tuesday October 16, 2012 by ECV Admin

Cultures throughout time immemorial have designed rites of passage to mark transitional...

Cultures throughout time immemorial have designed rites of passage to mark transitional periods in the lives of individuals within the society. The term “rites of passage” was first used by...

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Rites of Passage: The Journey Home