The Living Tree
This set of exercises is intended to make you more aware of
the impact of holding onto those areas and things within our
lives that are no longer productive.
Opening to Discernment
Follow the news for the next three weeks. Identify the
Geburic events . How could they be
Finding Your Place of
Meditation on the Magickal Image of Geburah
Mighty Warrior in his Chariot"
The Tarot card - The Chariot -
connects the spheres of Geburah and Binah by way of the 18th Path.
This Path is
attributed to water, the zodiac sign of
Cancer and the Moon. The Chariot stands as connection to the
Fire of Geburah and the Root of Water of Binah- The
Great Mother. It is within the catalytic energies of these
waters that the spark of fire or creative effort pours
forth. It is through the dedicated action of exerting
control over those parts of ourselves that need reigning in
and tempering that the transformed newly forged self may
Step into the realm of the Dark God and Goddess of Geburah
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and spend sometime in reflection on what emotions these gods
and goddesses arise in you.
Shield of Focus Qabalistic Tarot Spread
This spread is appropriate to
use to gain clarity on what needs your attention and focus
in the given situation. When reaching the point of Kether
(illumination) this card should be thought of as the beam of
direction for the outpour of whatever energy and emphasis is
guided by the rest of the cards.
Holding the deck of cards, infuse the energy of whatever the
query is into the cards you are holding. Hold your intent
steady and focused as you choose your five cards to be
Using the five tarot cards select a card for each of the
spheres as above. Lay them face up beginning at Geburah-
moving to Chesed- moving to Binah- Moving to Chokmah.
At the point of Kether, place this card face down.
Geburah (action)- The strength contained within the
situation that needs to be brought to the surface.
Chesed (emotion)- Where you must be gentle with
yourself during this process.
Binah (mind)- The place of hidden understanding and
knowledge of what needs to be acted upon.
Chokmah (heart/mind acting in union)- What efforts
must be made towards good resolution.
Kether- The point of illuminated insight for positive
outcome. This is the area that needs the culminating efforts
of the other four cards to produce a synthesis of action,
thought and feeling.