The Hanged One energies prompt: Embrace a foe as a friend. Tap into nourishment found in the depths. Let go of control. Lasting change takes time.
The Hanged One and Burdock
The Hanged One energy can be embodied by a man, a woman or a situation. The energies of the Hanged man bring spiritual power and deep thoughtfulness. A change of perspective can be positively life altering.
Challenge presents an opportunity for growth. Though burdock is a tenacious weed, it can also be a valuable plant. The presence of the large leaves as mulch can bring nourishment to the surface.
When the leaves break down, the soil will improve and burdock will no longer have the conditions to thrive.
The energies of the Hanged One manifest in Burdock
Flip the script on a difficult situation. See the problem as the solution. Burdock is also a valuable ally for the liver as it help clear and release toxins. But healing the body requires a long-term commitment. Surrender to the process. Deep change takes time.
It’s time for a sacred pause, stillness grants perspective
Energies of the Hanged One include:
- feeling trapped
- lack of direction
- needing release
- letting go
- lack of direction
- a lesson to be learned
- a unique viewpoint
Crafting With Burdock
The botanical world is rich with mythology and medicine that spans across countries, eras, and ideologies.
- Invite burdock to shift your perspective. Sit with in in the wild, harvest it, cook it.
- Tap into wisdom from the depths by crafting burdock root runes for divination.
- Enjoy a slow cup of burdock tea. As you sip, silently release all that is keeping you stuck.
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Get into a relaxing position and close your eyes, make sure you are a comfortable temperature and not likely to be interrupted.
- Take three deep breaths
- Feel your tension melting away.
Imagine yourself doing one of the crafts mentioned above. Use your imagination. Make it as elaborate or as simple as you like. Have whomever you would like to be there come and share the time with you.
Imagine what it would look and feel like, as if it were really happening. Use your five senses and imagine all the sensory details as though you are really there.
Be creative and indulge in this moment.
Spend as long as you like in this visualization and feel the benefits of crafting with nature. Think about your meditation as often as you like as you go through your day. If possible, create it in reality.
An herbcrafter is an afficianada of the botanical realm. She is in love with plants and longs to know them more deeply.
Her approach is driven by a playful, wild spirit.
The herbcrafter embraces the plant world as her teacher and friend through observation and botany, gardening and wildcrafting, medicine and kitchen craft, fiber arts and weaving, art and magic.
She recognizes herself as part of nature. She seeks reciprocity in all things. Through the relationship with the botanical world, she learns how plants and people can be of service to one another.
Embrace a foe as a friend. Tap into nourishment found in the depths. Let go of control. Lasting change takes time.