July 2005 Merlian Newsletter



Dear Readers,

This month’s flower is the water lily. In the pagan wheel of the year, July ends around Lughnasadh in the northern hemisphere and Imbolc in the southern hemisphere.

On July 4th, The United States celebrates Independence Day. The national holiday is regarded as the birthday of the United States as a free and independent nation.

Please remember to keep checking Holistic USA and Holistic New York for updated information on psychic news and events throughout the country as well as the New York area. Also visit our trans-Atlantic sister site PS-Magazine in England.

We are grateful to everyone who has contributed to the magazine and for your feedback. We look forward to receiving more articles in the future.

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New Items Posted in Merlian News

Women & Spirituality

What Does Tarot Mean to a Blind Person? “For me, the tarot is like a mirror, a place to look and see what’s going on in a person’s life.”

Gardening & Conservation

A Sacred Garden Primer Jan Johnsen’s ‘Sacred gardens’ is her term for outdoor spaces designed specifically to promote a communion with Spirit through attunement with nature.

People Stewart Pearce and The Power Of Voice “My work as a Master of Voice is to joyfully tune people’s voices. This is not just a physical process — it also includes encouraging intention to arise from the heart, full of passion and inspiration. When the speaker truly speaks from their ‘note or centre’ we feel their ‘gravitas’.” Stewart Pearce

Ancient Worlds

Sacred World Series: Animals by Jenny Smedley Badgers and dragons and bears, oh my! Jenny Smedley discusses the cultural and spiritual symbolisms of our animal friends.

Conscious Eating

“I” Is For Intolerance This article first appeared on PS Magazine last month. Our ‘traveling chef’ writes from Dubai about ‘What is food intolerance and how does it differ from an allergy?’ See inside for your guide to food intolerances and symptoms. This month’s recipe ‘Spinach Stir Fry’.

Holistic New York

Spirit – New York: The First Spiritual Night Club in New York Spirit in New York City, is music industry phenom- Robbie Wotton’s second of seven spiritually non-toxic nightclubs to open.

Golden Temple : Kundalini Yoga in Katonah, NY Kundalini Yoga, as taught by Yogi Bhajan, is a 5,000-year old system of yoga exercise and meditation that encourages health, happiness and awareness. Kundalini Yoga can be practiced by anyone. Golden Temple is not competitive and has a relaxed atmosphere.


Chakra Alignment Series: Eighth Chakra Ravi and Ana bring us the eighth part of their alignment series: the aura.

Thank you once more, for your positive feed back and support.

Merryn & Team

by Merryn José & Team
A professional spiritual intuitive, writer and teacher; who lives in New York. She comes from a long lineage of practising Celtic psychics. Her web site is a regularly updated resource of Holistic information concerning the development of the intuitive faculties. Merryn is also the editor and publisher of online Merlian News Magazine.