Waiting with the Dark Week 2: Opening to the Ancestors

This is the second week of the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice as its hinge. You are invited to join the e-retreat in progress for support in tending the season with daily emails and weekly virtual circles. The cry of the geese as they migrate leaves a melancholy echo. [...] Learn more →

Waiting with the Dark Week 1: Gratitude

This is the first week of the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice as its hinge. This week we prepare to spend time in the dark of the year and gather materials for our candle wheels; one less candle will be lit each week as we move toward embracing the gifts [...] Learn more →

Waiting with the Dark Week 4: Release and Renew

This is the fourth week of a the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice – arriving on Saturday! – as its hinge. Our work this week is to prepare for the Solstice by making sure you have released what you do not want to bring into the next circuit of the solar [...] Learn more →

2019 Winter Solstice Retreat Time: We Begin in Darkness

As we do each year, we begin the first half of the Solstice e-retreat Descent and Return of the Light by Waiting with the Dark. Weekly themes stay the same – cultivating gratitude, connecting with the ancestors, opening to dark nurture, release and renewal – because the Sun is consistent in its movements. But the [...] Learn more →

2018 Solstice Season’s Invitation to Love

Soul Path Sanctuary’s annual Winter Solstice-hinged e-retreat, Descent and Return of the Light, begins on Monday, November 26th. Here is the introduction to this season’s unique energy from the first of the daily e-mails that guide participants through a candle wreath ritual going toward and then traveling out of the Solstice. Welcome to the first [...] Learn more →

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