Episode 054: Yantras and Sacred Art with Mavis Gewant

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EPISODE 054: YANTRAS AND SACRED ART WITH MAVIS GEWANT

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Mavis Gewant has been my sacred art teacher for eight years, and I'm happy to finally have her on the podcast talk yantras and sacred art! Mavis shares her vedic knowledge and how sacred art is like meditation. If'd you like, check out the Holistic Spaces yantra mandalas while listening and see if you can match up numbers and designs! 

  • What is a yantra?
  • Mavis's story as an artist
  • Yantras as meditation
  • Vedic astrology
  • Relationship mandalas
  • Psychic vedic numbers in sacred art
    • 1 - Sun - Orange, Yellow, Gold - Ruby - Sunday - Renunciation
    • 2 - Moon - Light Blue, Silver, Grey, White - Pearl - Monday - Individual Stability
    • 3 - Jupiter - Yellow - Yellow Sapphire, Citrine - Thursday - Selfless Service
    • 4 - Rahu, North Node of the Moon - Earthy brown, Smoky blue, Gold - Hessonite - Saturday - Satisfaction
    • 5 - Mercury - Green - Emerald - Wednesday - Sobriety
    • 6 - Venus - White, Pastel shades, Multicolors - Diamond - Friday - Discipline
    • 7 - Ketu, South Node of the Moon - Smoky greens - Cat's Eye - Tuesday - Practicality
    • 8 - Saturn - Black, Dark blue, Purple - Blue Sapphire - Saturday - Kindness and Forgiveness 
    • 9 - Mars - Red - Coral - Tuesday - Patience

Once again, thanks to my incredible teacher, Mavis, for sharing her insight on the interesting practice of sacred art and psychic vedic numbers. Mavis's art, classes and more are available on her website at sacredmotherarts.com. I encourage you to check out her work and see if she is offering workshops near you!

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Mavis’ next workshop will take place November 3 at The Living Seed in New Paltz, NY. She teaches Sacred Painting Workshops worldwide, including a yearly retreat in Haridwar, India. It is her humble desire to help others through this transformational art form and she makes her painting a spiritual practice. Her artwork can be seen on her website: www.sacredmotherarts.com

 


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Astrology & Feng Shui 009: November 2017 Metal Pig Month in the Fire Rooster Year

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November 2017 Metal Pig Month in the Fire Rooster Year

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Welcome back to Astrology & Feng Shui of the Holistic Spaces podcast! Beth Grace, who has previously joined us for June's Astrology & Feng Shui as well as many posts on the Chinese Zodiac for each year, is back this month to share her insight on November and its effect as a Metal Pig month in the Fire Rooster year! The Pig is the first month in the winter season, and the energy of the Rooster year is winding down, so Beth is sharing with us how to handle this!

Beth is an International Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics consultant who has trained with several masters in the U.S. and Asia and brings insight to her clients through knowledge in traditional Classical Feng Shui, 4 Pillars Chinese Astrology, Qi Men Dun Jia and I Ching. Beth is a Red Ribbon Professional Member of the International Feng Shui Guild, an Accredited Consultant of the Feng Shui Society in London, and founder of the American Academy of Metaphysics. Find out more about her at www.bethgracefengshui.com and sign up for her newsletter for more in-depth astrology information!!


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Astrology & Feng Shui 008: October 2017 Self-Care and Knowledge

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OCTOBER 2017 SELF-CARE AND KNOWLEDGE

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It's already October! Samuel Reynolds is back with us again for October's Astrology & Feng Shui episode, and we'll talk coolness, transition, the superior conjunction of the Sun with Mercury and much more! We're getting into a new season this month, and it's important to engage in a lot of self-care, so we'll share some feng shui tips for that, including using healing crystals (there's a powerful clearing day in this month!) for self-cultivation.

Samuel F. Reynolds, a former critic of astrology, had a life-changing visit to an astrologer and has since spent 27 years doing charts and studying astrology. Now Samuel consults and teaches astrology full-time in New York City. He also serves on a few astrology organizational boards and writes weekly horoscopes on his site, UnlockAstrology.com. He can also be reached via email at unlockastrology@gmail.com


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Astrology & Feng Shui 007: September 2017 Mental Ideas Into Action

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SEPTEMBER 2017 MENTAL IDEAS INTO ACTION

Welcome to our monthly feature on Astrology & Feng Shui! This month, as we prepare to move into the fall season, Samuel Reynolds is back to share what's coming up in September, including Mercury returning direct, Mars moving into Virgo, the sun moving into Libra and how great this month is for turning mental ideas into action. We'll also chat about how to do just that using feng shui!  

Samuel F. Reynolds, a former critic of astrology, had a life-changing visit to an astrologer and has since spent 27 years doing charts and studying astrology. Now Samuel consults and teaches astrology full-time in New York City. He also serves on a few astrology organizational boards and writes weekly horoscopes on his site, UnlockAstrology.com. He can also be reached via email at unlockastrology@gmail.com


Tune in October 1 for the next Astrology & Feng Shui episode!

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Astrology & Feng Shui 006: August 2017 Mercury Retrograde

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AUGUST 2017 MERCURY RETROGRADE

Thanks for tuning in to this month's Astrology & Feng Shui! Our chat with Diana Mahiques in this episode reviews the upcoming Mercury retrograde, as well as the upcoming solar eclipse which will be seen across most of the country. Of course we will also discuss how to use feng shui to mitigate some of the potential effects of retrograde and eclipse. We'll also touch on the importance of listening and the new exhibit at the Rubin Museum!

Diana Mahiques is a traditional Western Astrologer, Certified Feng Shui Master and Intuitive Counselor with over 25 years of hands on experience based in New York City. You can find out more about her at integrativeastrologyandfengshui.com


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Astrology & Feng Shui 005: July 2017 Volatile and Hot Mars

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JULY 2017 Volatile and Hot Mars

Welcome back for the fifth episode of Astrology & Feng Shui! This month, eminent NYC Western astrologist, Samuel Reynolds, graciously joins us to discuss what's coming in July. Samuel breaks down moon and planet placement throughout the month and how to use these changing energies to make positive adjustments in our lives. You can find even more information by contacting him directly!

Samuel also so kindly included these dates for July 2017:

  • July 2nd-- Mars opposite Pluto
  • July 4th -- Venus in Gemini, Mercury square Uranus
  • July 5th -- Mercury in Leo, Sun square Jupiter
  • July 8th -- Full Moon
  • July 9th -- Sun opposite Pluto
  • July 17th -- Venus square Neptune
  • July 17th -- Mars square Uranus
  • July 19th -- Mercury trine Saturn
  • July 20th -- Mars moves into Leo, Sun Square Uranus
  • July 22nd -- Sun moves into Leo
  • July 23rd -- New Moon in Leo
  • July 24th -- Venus opposite Saturn, Mercury trine Uranus
  • July 25th -- Mercury goes home to Virgo
  • July 26th -- Sun conjoins with Mars
  • July 31st -- Venus moves into Cancer

Samuel F. Reynolds, a former critic of astrology, had a life-changing visit to an astrologer and has since spent 27 years doing charts and studying astrology. Now Samuel consults and teaches astrology full-time in New York City. He also serves on a few astrology organizational boards and writes weekly horoscopes on his site, UnlockAstrology.com. He can also be reached via email at unlockastrology@gmail.com


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Astrology & Feng Shui 004: June 2017 Fire Horse Month in the Fire Rooster Year

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june 2017 FIRE HORSE MONTH IN THE FIRE ROOSTER YEAR

Welcome back to the fourth episode of Astrology & Feng Shui! This month, Beth Grace returns to discuss Four Pillars astrology in our first summer month, June. In the Chinese calendar, the horse month is actually the height of the fire season, and Beth shares what this means for the upcoming season, including activating some peach blossom luck in your space. 

Beth is an International Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics consultant who has trained with several masters in the U.S. and Asia and brings insight to her clients through knowledge in traditional Classical Feng Shui, 4 Pillars Chinese Astrology, Qi Men Dun Jia and I Ching. Beth is a Red Ribbon Professional Member of the International Feng Shui Guild, an Accredited Consultant of the Feng Shui Society in London, and founder of the American Academy of Metaphysics. Find out more about her at www.bethgracefengshui.com and sign up for her newsletter for more in-depth astrology information!!


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Astrology & Feng Shui 003: May 2017 Jupiter Retrograde, Saturn Retrograde, Full Flower Moon in Scorpio

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MAY 2017 JUPITER RETROGRADE, SATURN RETROGRADE, FULL FLOWER MOON IN SCORPIO

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We're excited for our third episode of Astrology & Feng Shui! This month, Diana is back to discuss the many astrological events in May including two retrogrades and a full flower moon in Scorpio, and how to embrace these opportunities with feng shui. 

Diana Mahiques is a traditional Western Astrologer, Certified Feng Shui Master and Intuitive Counselor with over 25 years of hands on experience based in New York City. You can find out more about her at integrativeastrologyandfengshui.com



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Astrology & Feng Shui 002: April 2017 Dragon Month in the Fire Rooster Year

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APRIL 2017 DRAGON MONTH IN THE FIRE ROOSTER YEAR

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Welcome back, and thank you for joining us for our second episode of Astrology & Feng Shui! It's already April, which is the Wood Dragon month this year, and I'm honored to have my friend Beth Grace with us to chat Four Pillars Astrology and what this month means for the Fire Rooster year

Beth is an International Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics consultant who has trained with several masters in the U.S. and Asia and brings insight to her clients through knowledge in traditional Classical Feng Shui, 4 Pillars Chinese Astrology, Qi Men Dun Jia and I Ching. Beth is a Red Ribbon Professional Member of the International Feng Shui Guild, an Accredited Consultant of the Feng Shui Society in London, and founder of the American Academy of Metaphysics. Find out more about her at www.bethgracefengshui.com and sign up for her newsletter for more in-depth astrology information!!


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