The first day of the month is known as New Year’s Day. The first Monday in January is known as Handsel Monday in Scotland and northern England.
January ’s flower is the Carnation.
In the pagan wheel of the year, January ends at or near to Imbolc.
As you know PS-Magazine has launched a podcasting website , where you can download as well listen to Psychic & Spiritual podcasts. Please be sure to listen to the broadcasts!
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New Items Posted in Merlian News
Channeling The Divine Design “But what is the purpose of your life between that first and last breath? There is a dynamic potential that exists within all creation.” Asandra brings us another wonderful channeled article.
Gardening & Conservation
In a meeting of American Geophysical Union in San Francisco, Dr. James Hansen stated that just 1c of global warming would take the Earth into climate patterns it has not experienced for more than 500,000 years. However, serious and persistent action on energy efficiency to bring about reductions in greenhouse gas emission could lead to some stabilization. So tell our government: Kyoto Now!
Books The Wave by Jude Currivan, PhD. “The author’s own diverse background and training in cosmology, quantum physics and metaphysics, has enabled her to make some insightful and compelling connections between what she terms “the perennial wisdom” of traditional teachings and the most cutting-edge of science and research findings.”
The Secret Key by Stephen Thomson “This book is loaded with easy to follow concepts and exercises and that alone is worthwhile, but one of the real strengths of The Secret Key is Thomson’s own experience as he relays what changes to expect as you increase your psychic abilities. “
Next time you feel overwhelmed by the pressures of our consumer society, take a deep breath and try to remember what it is you really need.
Yoga Question of the Month: Can Yoga Alone Help with Weight Loss? “People often equate weight loss with strenuous aerobic exercise only, and don’t really understand how an ancient technique such as yoga can possibly yield results.” Read more to find how yoga can really help you stay fit in 2006.
“Brahma is depicted as growing out of the navel lotus of Narayana and is a metaphor for all of creation. Brahma is a name for the principle which creates all of the manifest realms. In the Vedas the term “Brahma” does not appear. It is a word that stems from the Sanskrit word “Brih” which means “to grow” or “to expand.” In this way Brahma has become synonymous with Hiranyagharba, “The golden egg of creation.”
Holistic New York Three New Workshops with Andrea Adler
Andrea Adler is hosting 3 new workshops on Spiritual Marketing in New York City that you won’t want to miss on January 27th-29th, 2006.
Thank you once more, for your positive feed back and support!
Merryn & Team