A slide show of trees that grow in our area, and a few that don’t. Ellen will discuss the spiritual and medicinal properties of each tree. Ellen is the author of A DRUID’S HERBAL FOR THE SACRED EARTH YEAR (Inner Traditions Bear & Company 2008) and a professional member of the American Herbalists Guild. She has been teaching Herbalism since 1983.
Offerings for today’s practitioner
Offerings are common in many of our traditions, ranging from libations poured by the ancient Greeks and Romans to the animal sacrifices in the temples of the ancient world to bread and milk left out for the fair folk. How many of these practices are still appropriate for us now? What new kinds of offerings might be appropriate instead? Do we need to make offerings at all?
Emralde Kat moderator, Morgan Daimler, Kathryn Smith