The Magic of Menstruation & The Curse of the Patriarchy
Saturday March 4th 2017 from 10am - 6pm
Suggested Donation: $60 - $120
Located at The Cunning Crow Apothecary
All who have, will or do menstruate are welcome to join this day!
In this workshop we will explore the metaphysical and spiritual powers of the womb blood, explore traditional ceremony and ritual related to the moon time, and remember how to reclaim relationship with this power through personal ceremony.
The reclamation of sacred relationship with our moon blood will help us heal ourselves and heal the earth herself. In the pre-modern world, the power of the menstrual blood was prized for its healing powers of regeneration, resurrection and renewal. Great and extensive magical rites, and healing ceremonies centered around harnessing the power of menstrual blood.
This power, and women's relationship with it, was taken with the rise of patriarchy. Instead of bleeding prayers and healing into the Earth each month, women bled shame. For thousands of years, we have bled shame, blame, guilt and suppression each time we moon.
It is time to reclaim the spiritual power of our moon blood. In fact, this is essential to help humanity and the Earth through these times.
Over the course of the day we will...