Sacred Feminine

The Sacred Feminine, or Divine Feminine, is the concept of an archetypal feminine energy that exists in all things, a counterpart to archetypal masculine energy. This energy consists of traditionally feminine qualities and traits such as intuition, collaboration, compassion, nurturing, and heart-centered wisdom. Within spiritual circles, there has been a resurgence of interest in the practices of matrilineal cultures honoring the Sacred Feminine, which are seen as less restrictive than the Father-God belief systems that have dominated culture for thousands of years. Many seek out the Sacred Feminine as a means to balance the male-centric aspects of modern-day society, challenging the strictures of the patriarchy by bringing a more collaborative and inclusive mindset to bear in their lives.


Goddess Remembered

This documentary is a salute to 35,000 years of the goddess-worshipping religions of the ancient past. The film features Merlin Stone, Carol Christ, Luisah Teish and Jean Bolen, all of whom link the loss of goddess-centric societies with today's environmental crisis.

Sacred Woman: 84 Day Healing Journal

This book is full of information and details about the "ancient" ways: food preparation, hygiene, environment among other things. But the main thing is developing your Spirituality!

The Sacred Feminine

In Vajrayana Buddhism, dakinis are seen as unbridled and enlightened feminine energy. Lama Tsultrim Allione on how she discovered her own dakini power.

Part of me loves and respects men so desperately, and part of me thinks they are so embarrassingly incompetent at life and in love. You have to teach them the very basics of emotional literacy.


Lama Tsultrim Allione About Dakini Power

Tsultrim Allione speaks about the dakini principle and the new book Dakini Power: "The dakini is not far away. We all have that potential.

Goddesses: Mysteries of the Feminine Divine

Joseph Campbell brought mythology to a mass audience. His bestselling books, including The Power of Myth and The Hero with a Thousand Faces, are the rare blockbusters that are also scholarly classics.

Mirabai Starr Describes the Paradox of the Feminine Spirit

Feminine spirituality, Mirabai Starr said, is a paradox in a world that prioritizes masculine energy and attitudes.

Though her soul requires seeing, the culture around her requires sightlessness. Though her soul wishes to speak its truth, she is pressured to be silent.


More About the Great Mother Archetype

A segment taken from Women of Tibet: Gyalyum Chemo in which Dr.

Goddesses in Older Women: Archetypes in Women over Fifty

What’s next for the getting-older generation of women who have been redefining themselves each decade? Women turn 50 and cross into uncharted territory.


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