24 Quotes by the Dalai Lama on Meditation

24 Quotes by the Dalai Lama on Meditation Self We shouldn't think that self is something that is originally there and then eliminated in meditation; in fact, it is something that never existed in the first place. Mindfulness Mindfulness is a technique for keeping your mind continuously on the [...]

24 Quotes by the Dalai Lama on Meditation2016-11-14T05:36:12-04:00

Insight from the Dalai Lama on Intense Emotions

Insight from the Dalai Lama on Intense Emotions If you find that your mind is in a very fluctuating emotional state- displaying anger, hatred, attachment and so forth- then you should first try to calm down that state of strong emotion. This should be done by first transforming it into [...]

Insight from the Dalai Lama on Intense Emotions2016-11-14T05:36:12-04:00

Reiki Magic Hands, As Told by a Five Year Old

Reiki Magic Hands, As Told by a Five Year Old   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE ON THE BLOG:   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST IN iTUNES (While there, please be sure to leave a 5 star rating so others can find the podcast easily!)   READ [...]

Reiki Magic Hands, As Told by a Five Year Old2016-11-14T05:36:12-04:00

Book Review: Soul Survivor

Book Review: Soul Survivor The Reincarnation of a World War II Fighter Pilot by Bruce and Andrea Leininger and Ken Gross     (Click the photo image of the book above to buy a copy for yourself. It's an affiliate link, read the full policy here.)   I just finished [...]

Book Review: Soul Survivor2016-11-14T05:36:12-04:00

Reiki Survey: The Effects of Reiki on People Who are Attuned

   Reiki Survey: The Effects of Reiki on People Who Are Attuned   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE ON THE BLOG:   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST IN iTUNES (While there, please be sure to leave a 5 star rating so others can find the podcast easily!): READ THE [...]

Reiki Survey: The Effects of Reiki on People Who are Attuned2016-11-14T05:36:13-04:00

The Symbolic Meaning of the Number One

  The Symbolic Meaning of the Number One In numerology numbers have symbolic meaning and when they are grouped together they hold powerful and protective properties. The symbolic meaning of the number one means: *independence *new beginnings *progress *creativity *oneness with life Double ones mean: *good for developing [...]

The Symbolic Meaning of the Number One2016-11-14T05:36:13-04:00

The Ghost and Home Renovation

The Ghost and Home Renovation I have a Reiki client who recently asked if I could help her deal with a ghost in her new home that she was renovating, she had just finished adding the new roof after consulting Taylor Roofs. If you are looking to do [...]

The Ghost and Home Renovation2016-11-14T05:36:13-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Winter Solstice

Council of Light Channeled Message Winter SolsticeDecember 19, 2010Time: 10:00amTopic: Winter Solstice and Light Good morning Laura. We are glad you are here. We see that you have much work to do today so we will keep this message brief. We wish to say that [...]

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Council of Light Channeled Message Winter Light and Stress

 Council of Light Channeled Message Winter Light and StressSunday, December 12, 2010Time: 5:10pmTopic: Winter Light and Stress Good evening Laura. We are glad you are here. We have been waiting for you today. And we see that you finally decided to join us. Thank you [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Winter Light and Stress2019-08-21T10:03:42-04:00

Council of Light Weekly Channeled Message: Format Changing

  Council of Light Channeled Message Weekly Channeled Message: Format Changing Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Sunday, December 5, 2010 Time: 8:00pm Topic: Channeled Message Format Changing Good evening Laura.  We see that you are here late today with us.  And, we acknowledge that night [...]

Council of Light Weekly Channeled Message: Format Changing2016-11-14T05:36:14-04:00

Weekly Channeled Message: The Coffee Pot Deva

Council of Light Channeled Message Council of Light Weekly Channeled Message: The Coffee Pot Deva Sunday, November 28, 2010 Time: 2:28pm Topic: Coffee Pot Deva The question this week comes from me: I’m reading the book by Dorothy Maclean To Hear the Angels Sing and it [...]

Weekly Channeled Message: The Coffee Pot Deva2019-08-25T15:04:39-04:00

Weekly Channeled Message: Animals & Their Role with Humans

Council of Light Channeled Message Weekly Channeled Message: Animals & Their Role with Humans Sunday, November 14, 2010 Time: 12:44pm Topic: Reader Question Answered about Animals Reader Question: Can you speak a bit about the role that animals play in the lives of humans because it seems as [...]

Weekly Channeled Message: Animals & Their Role with Humans2016-11-14T05:36:14-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message: Light Boundaries & Ghosts

Council of Light Channeled Message Weekly Channeled Message: Light Boundaries & Ghosts Sunday, November 07, 2010 Time: 5:24pm Topic: Reader Question Answered about Light Boundaries and Ghosts Reader Question: Is it possible for spirit to cross energetic light boundaries that have been set because it has its own [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message: Light Boundaries & Ghosts2016-11-14T05:36:14-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Past Lives

Council of Light Channeled MessageWeekly Channeled Message: Past LivesSunday, October 31, 2010Time: 4:07pmTopic: Past Lives Reader Question: Is there value to recalling your past lives? does it help someone on this path to visit a hypnotist who does past life regressions? Is that even real? [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Past Lives2019-08-21T18:10:22-04:00

The VERY Haunted Buttonwoods Estate

The VERY Haunted Buttonwoods Estate Buttonwoods Estate is located in Haverhill, MA, USA and has a long and reputed history for its cultural place in our New England story.  It is also haunted. This site is an English settlement that sits on Native American burial lands, those of [...]

The VERY Haunted Buttonwoods Estate2016-11-14T05:36:15-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message: Ghosts Who are Stuck

Council of Light Channeled Message Weekly Channeled Message: Ghosts Who are Stuck Sunday, October 24, 2010 Time: 8:44am Topic: Ghosts Who are Stuck Reader Question: Why do some spirits and ghosts seem to remain stuck in one place, unable to move forward into the light while others freely [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message: Ghosts Who are Stuck2016-11-14T05:36:15-04:00

How To Choose the Right Psychic Medium for a Reading

How To Choose the Right Psychic Medium for a Reading *GET A REFERRAL/ CHECK REFERENCES & TESTIMONIALS Ask around, who do you know who had a reading from this person before? Don't know of anyone who has had a reading from them before? Check their advertising for references and testimonials. [...]

How To Choose the Right Psychic Medium for a Reading2016-11-14T05:36:15-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message: Good vs. Evil

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: Good vs. Evil Sunday, October 17, 2010 Time: 8:16am Topic: Reader Question Answered About Good vs. Evil Reader Question: I've been reading through all of the council's past messages. I understand that many [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message: Good vs. Evil2019-08-20T20:11:17-04:00

Birds & Psychic Openings

  Birds and Psychic Openings When a person is opening their psychic senses birds will often show up in their lives at unexpected times. For example, when I was first learning how to do this psychic work on a technical level (through professional psychic development classes like the [...]

Birds & Psychic Openings2016-11-14T05:36:16-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Can Spirit See Us All The Time

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: Can Spirit See Us All the Time? Saturday, October 9, 2010 Time: 2:57pm Topic: Reader Question Answered about Spirit Contact Reader Question: A question for the council. When someone has passed and is the spirit realm, do [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Can Spirit See Us All The Time2016-11-14T05:36:16-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Usefulness of Meditation

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: Reader Question Answered About Meditation Saturday, October 2, 2010 Time: 1:54pm Topic: Reader Question Answered about Meditation Reader Question: The council has spoken of the usefulness of a meditation practice. Is the primary utility of that to [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Usefulness of Meditation2016-11-14T05:36:16-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Who Are the Council of Light

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Who Are the Council of Light? Saturday October 2, 2010 Time: 1:54pm Topic: Who Are the Council of Light? We are a group of spirit beings made up of light energy and love energy. We have no shape. We have [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Who Are the Council of Light2016-11-14T05:36:16-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Learning to Trust Ourselves

Council of Light Channeled Message Topic: Learning to Trust Ourselves Reader Question: How can we cultivate my ability to trust ourselves? my worry about simply trusting everything is right is that, this way of engagement seems too passive and prevent me from being able to generalize my learning [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Learning to Trust Ourselves2016-11-14T05:36:16-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Ingestion of Substance Useful

Council of Light Channeled Message Saturday, September 25, 2010 Time: 11:05am Topic: Is the Ingestion of Substance Useful to Spiritual Seekers Question: Do any of the drugs used by seekers (for example, salvia divinorum, traditionally used by shamans, or even LSD as used in the 1960s) have any useful [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Ingestion of Substance Useful2016-11-14T05:36:17-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message the Importance of Clean Energy Field

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message on the Importance of Clean Energy Field Saturday, September 18, 2010 Time: 2:23pm Topic: The Importance of Clean Energy Field Good day to you Laura. We would first like to say that energy is so important in [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message the Importance of Clean Energy Field2016-11-14T05:36:17-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message When Does a Soul Enter the Body

  Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: When Does a Soul Enter the Body? Sunday, September 12, 2010 Time: 9:04am Topic: When Does a Soul Enter the Body? Good morning Laura. We are glad you are here. We would like to acknowledge a [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message When Does a Soul Enter the Body2016-11-14T05:36:17-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message: Why Meditation is Important

Council of Light Channeled Message: Why Meditation is Important Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: Why Meditation is Important Sunday, September 5, 2010 Time: 8:52am Topic: Why Meditation is Important Good day to you Laura. We are glad that you are here. We [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message: Why Meditation is Important2016-11-14T05:36:17-04:00

Reiki Roundtable: A Conversation About Reiki

Reiki Roundtable: A Conversation About Reiki   I sat down with two reiki clients (C and J) who shared what receiving reiki is like for both of them. Below is a transcription of a portion of our conversation: C: All that tension I told you about before my session; [...]

Reiki Roundtable: A Conversation About Reiki2016-11-14T05:36:18-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Purpose of Anger and Punishment

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: What is the purpose of anger and punishment? Monday, August 30, 2010 Time: 8:55am Topic: What is the purpose of anger and punishment? This week’s message was precluded by the following questions sent in by a reader: [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Purpose of Anger and Punishment2016-11-14T05:36:18-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Trust Working With Spirit Guides

  Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message, Topic: Trust Working with Spirit Guides Sunday, August 22, 2010 Time: 2:25pm Good day to you Laura. We are glad to see you. We are glad you are here. We are hearing many questions and we [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Trust Working With Spirit Guides2016-11-14T05:36:18-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message What is Time

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message: What is Time? Sunday, August 15, 2010 Time: 10:57am Topic: What is Time? *Of Note: This channeling session took place in my new office, in my new “channel chair” as I call it, for the first time. [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message What is Time2016-11-14T05:36:18-04:00

A Visit to the Ruggles Mine, New Hampshire

A Visit to the Ruggles Mine, New Hampshire I had the most wonderful experience recently at the Ruggles Mine in New Hampshire.  The mine is located on top of Isinglass Mountain and has been in existence for over 200 years.  The current owners have kept it open to the public [...]

A Visit to the Ruggles Mine, New Hampshire2016-11-14T05:36:19-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Energy Patterns and Healing

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Weekly Channeled Message, Topic: Energy Patterns and Healing Saturday, August 7, 2010 Time: 1:44pm Topic: Energy Patterns and Healing Hello Laura, now we can begin. We are here with you today. Today we would like to talk about energy patterns and healing. Energy [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Energy Patterns and Healing2016-11-14T05:36:19-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message The Relationship Between Emotions and People

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message: The Relationship Between Emotions and People Sunday, August 1, 2010 7:33am Topic: The Relationship Between Emotions and People Good morning Laura. We are glad you are here. Today we would like to discuss energy of course and the [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message The Relationship Between Emotions and People2016-11-14T05:36:19-04:00

Fish Can Help Us Open Our Psychic Senses

Fish Can Help Us Open Our Psychic Senses As part of the psychic & spiritual development class I teach, one key lesson participants in the class continuously work on is trusting the messages that come through to them.  It can be hard to share a psychic impression that is [...]

Fish Can Help Us Open Our Psychic Senses2016-11-14T05:36:19-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Connection Between Others

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Sunday, July 25, 2010 Channeled Message on the Connection Between Others Time: 8:17am Topic: Energy Connection with Others We are here with you Laura. Good day to you. Today we would like to discuss energy connection amongst others. For, you [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Connection Between Others2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Book Review: The White Witch

 The White Witch, A Dream of England the Nightmare of War by Elizabeth Goudge (1958, Hoder & Stoughton)   (Click the photo link above to buy this book, it's an affiliate link, read the full policy here.) This is a lovely read for warm summer days when you have a [...]

Book Review: The White Witch2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message How to Choose the Right Healing Arts Practitioner

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on How to Choose the Right Healing Arts Practitioner Saturday July 17, 2010 Time: 4:27pm Topic: How to Choose the Right Holistic Practitioner Good afternoon Laura. We are glad you are here. We would like to talk to [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message How to Choose the Right Healing Arts Practitioner2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Crystal Reiki Session

Crystal Reiki Session First, let me say a big thank you to this client for letting me photo document her (Western  Reiki style) crystal Reiki session!  We were outside, in her yard, on an unusually beautiful summer day.  I don't normally hold sessions outside my office but this session was being done [...]

Crystal Reiki Session2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on Living Purposefully

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on Living Purposefully Saturday, July 10, 2010 Time: 7:06am Topic: Living Purposefully Good morning Laura. Good day to you. We see that you are eager and ready to start, so, we shall begin. The message we have to [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on Living Purposefully2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Blue Jay Feather Meaning

  Blue Jay Feather Meaning   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST:   {Note: This is one of the most searched for topics of all time on my blog! I never would have guessed when I originally wrote this in 2010 that it would be such a sought after topic.} [...]

Blue Jay Feather Meaning2016-11-14T05:36:20-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Concept of Trust

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Saturday, July 3, 2010 Time: 3:41pm Topic: Trust Channeled Message on Trust Good day to you Laura. We are glad you are here and we say to you now that we see you are dedicated to your channeling sessions with us [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Concept of Trust2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Individual and Divine Will

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Council of Light Channeled Message Individual and Divine Will Saturday June 26, 2010 Time: 8:51am Topic: Individual and Divine Will The question this week was sent in by a client: I would like very much to know what their (the [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Individual and Divine Will2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Unicorns- Mythical or Real?

 Unicorns- Mythical or Real? Does this book prove that they once roamed the earth? While reading Secret Lives of the Dalai Lama: The Untold Story of the Holy Men Who Shaped Tibet, from Pre-history to the Present Day (affiliate text link, read the full policy here) by Alexander Norman [...]

Unicorns- Mythical or Real?2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Happy Birthday to You

  Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Council of Light Channeled Message: Happy Birthday to You! Saturday, June 19, 2010 Time: 8:05 am Topic: Happy Birthday to You! Of note: After the channeling session was over, the COL had an interesting tid-bit about today’s session. I [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Happy Birthday to You2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Book Review: Living with Spirit

(click this image to buy a copy, it's an affiliate link, read the full policy here)  Book Review: Living With Spirit   A friend introduced me to this book by saying, "I just finished reading this book about a woman who has had some amazing spiritual experiences in [...]

Book Review: Living with Spirit2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Taking Care of the Earth

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on Taking Care of the Earth Saturday, June 12, 2010 Time: 5:28pm Topic: Taking Care of the Earth Good evening Laura. We are glad you are here. We wish to say thank you for your efforts and hard [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Taking Care of the Earth2016-11-14T05:36:21-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on Muhammad Clarification

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on Muhammad Clarification Monday, May 7, 2010 Time: 4:49pm Topic: Muhammad Clarification & Energy Cleaning Of note: I had just finished my session, for the usual amount of time, when I realized I had not pressed the record [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on Muhammad Clarification2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

How to Smudge Your Home

How To Smudge Your Home   When I moved into my home several years ago, I wanted to make sure it was infused with the highest positive energy possible and cleared out of any stuck, stagnant, old energy left behind by the old owners. Not that they were bad people, [...]

How to Smudge Your Home2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on Prophet Muhammad

Council of Light Channeled Message Through Laura West Thursday, May 20, 2010 Time: 7:10pm Topic: Prophet Muhammad, and Last Prophets The channel session this week was precluded by three questions sent in by a reader. They are: Who is Prophet? Who is Muhammad? What is meant by Muhammad [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on Prophet Muhammad2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Where Does the Soul Go When We Sleep

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message: Where Does the Soul Go When We Sleep? Saturday, May 15, 2010 Time: 2:35pm Topic: Where Does the Soul Go When We Sleep? The session this week was precluded by the question, “Where Does Our Soul Go While [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Where Does the Soul Go When We Sleep2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Helping the Body to Heal with Energy

  Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on Helping the Body to Heal with Energy May 11, 2010 Time: 5:45pm Topic: Helping the Body to Heal with Energy The channeled session this week was precluded by the question: “Question for the Council of Light. [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Helping the Body to Heal with Energy2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Spirit Guides and Third Eye

  Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on How to Connect with Spirit Guides Sunday, May 02, 2010 Time: 7:35am Topic: Connecting with Spirit Guides and Opening the Third Eye Note: This channeled session was precluded by the question sent in earlier in the [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Spirit Guides and Third Eye2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

The Spirit Men of the Old Factory

The Spirit Men of the Old Factory Once I had a business meeting located in an old brick exterior factory mill building that had been converted into modern day offices. It was tucked away at the end of a dead end, next to the commuter rail line. The [...]

The Spirit Men of the Old Factory2016-11-14T05:36:22-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Cleaning Energy

Cleaning the Energy Field through Emotions Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Saturday, April 24, 2010 Time: 5:15am Topic: Cleaning the Energy Field through Emotions Good morning Laura. We see that it is early today for you. So for today we would like to say that we wish [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Cleaning Energy2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message The Evolution of the Soul

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message on The Evolution of the Soul Saturday, April 10, 2010 Time: 7:20am Topic: Evolution of the Soul Good morning Laura. We are glad that you are with us. You experienced subtle energy shifts last night while in the [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message The Evolution of the Soul2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message The Soul and Core Beings

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West April 5, 2010 Time: 7:45pm Topic: The Soul and Core Beings Good evening Laura we are glad you are here. We didn’t think you would make it to see us this evening. We know you are tired and you are [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message The Soul and Core Beings2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Mind

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Council of Light Message on The Mind Saturday, March 27, 2010 Time: 12:43pm Topic: The Mind Good day to you Laura. We are glad to see you again today. Today we would like to discuss theory of the mind. The [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on the Mind2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message on Karma

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Council of Light Channeled Message on Karma Sunday, March 21, 2010 Time: 7:30am Topic: Karma Good morning Laura. We are glad you are here. Today we would like to talk to you about karmic energy. You may be wondering why [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message on Karma2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Haunted Open House

The Haunted Open House When I was looking to buy my first home, I went house hunting one Sunday afternoon - in the pouring, soaking, drenching rain. It was actually a great day to go because it had been raining for so long I could see which houses [...]

Haunted Open House2016-11-14T05:36:23-04:00

Crystal Size Doesn’t Matter

Crystal Size Doesn't Matter There is a misnomer out there (in this, the land of the super-size everything) that the larger the crystal, the more powerful it is. This is simply NOT TRUE! When working with a crystal it is NOT important how large it is but rather, [...]

Crystal Size Doesn’t Matter2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Energy and Earthquakes

Council of Light Channeled Message Sunday, March 14, 2010 Time: 10:20am Topic: Energy and Earthquakes Good morning Laura. We would like to talk to you today about energy manipulation and earthquakes. Scientists are aware of energy rumblings deep within the core of your earth. And, this energy travels [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Energy and Earthquakes2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

This Crystal Traveled 7,203 Miles Before Something Amazing Happened

  This Crystal Traveled 7,203 Miles Before Something Amazing Happened I have an unusual story that I was told by the man who introduced me to crystals. This took place around 1999: He had a large Tibetan quartz rod (not the quartz in this photo), terminated at one end. He [...]

This Crystal Traveled 7,203 Miles Before Something Amazing Happened2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Healing Treatments from the East

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West March 6, 2010 1:50pm Topic: Healing Treatments from the East Good day Laura. We are glad you are here. We have been waiting to see you. We would like to talk to you today about healing modalities and helping people [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Healing Treatments from the East2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

Castlerigg Stone Circle, UK

Castlerigg Stone Circle, UK Castlerigg Stone Circle is located in the area known as the Lake District in the United Kingdom. To reach it one must take a beautiful one mile walk into the foothills outside the town of Keswick, in the Cumbria [...]

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Council of Light Channeled Message Infusion of Energy in the Body

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Channeled Message Infusion of Energy in the Body February 27, 2010 1:05pm Topic: Infusion of Energy in the Body Good day Laura. We are glad you are here. Today we would like to talk to you about relativity and connectivity [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Infusion of Energy in the Body2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

Bach Flower Essences

Bach Flower Essences Dr. Edward Bach lived in the 1800’s in England. He saw the devastating effect of city factory labor and the toll that lifestyle took on human quality of life. He took respite in the country side and discovered that natural plant materials provided health benefits [...]

Bach Flower Essences2016-11-14T05:36:24-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Reflections of Human Nature

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Council of Light: Reflections of Human Nature Saturday, February 20, 2010 10:05AM Topic: Reflections of Human Nature Good morning Laura. We are glad you are here. Today we would like to talk to you about reflections of human nature and [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Reflections of Human Nature2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Book Review: Reliance on the Light

Book Review: Reliance on the Light Psychic Protection with the Lords of Karma and the Goddess by Diane Stein If you are doing any kind of psychic development work in your life (or if you experience ghosts, spirits, or divine energies in ANY form) you should consider reading [...]

Book Review: Reliance on the Light2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Reiki Treatment and Cancer

Reiki Treatment and Cancer   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE ON THE BLOG:   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST IN iTUNES (While there, please be sure to leave a 5 star rating so others can find the podcast easily!): READ THE BLOG POST: Increasingly, Reiki is being used in [...]

Reiki Treatment and Cancer2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Love and Energy

  Council of Light Channeled Message Through Laura West Sunday, February 14, 2010 time 12:40pm Topic: Love and Energy Hello Laura we are glad you are here. You must prepare and focus for the message ahead. We have a lot to say. Today is a day of love [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Love and Energy2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message Healing Mind Body Energy

  Council of Light Channeled Message Healing Mind Body Energy February 6, 2010 7:40am Topic: Healing the Body with Energy Good morning Laura, we are glad you are here. Today we will talk about the presence of energy in our mind and body and how holistic healers can [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message Healing Mind Body Energy2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Book Review: Beings of Light

Book Review: Beings of Light This is a true story about a woman who had contact with light beings for over 40 years!   The book Beings of Light by Peter Guttilla chronicles Dorothy Izzat - a woman who for the past 40 plus years has been making contact with [...]

Book Review: Beings of Light2016-11-14T05:36:25-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message How Energy Manifests on Earth

Council of Light Channeled Message through Laura West Saturday, January 23, 2010, 7:25am Topic: How Energy Manifests on Earth and leading up to 2012 Good morning Laura, we are glad you are here. We welcome you to this new day. Today we would like to talk to you [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message How Energy Manifests on Earth2016-11-14T05:36:26-04:00

Council of Light Channeled Message: Haiti Earthquake

Council of Light Channeled Message: Haiti Earthquake Laura West channeling a message from The Council of Light Channeled Message Haiti Earthquake Channeling session on January 18, 2010; 8:10am Topic: Haiti’s earthquake and the support behind the scenes "January 15th was a momentous day energetically for the earth. It was about [...]

Council of Light Channeled Message: Haiti Earthquake2016-11-14T05:36:26-04:00

What is Crystal Energy?

What Is Crystal Energy? Crystals vibrate with energy, just like everything else in the universe. Science discovered long ago that everything has its own unique vibratory rate. Human beings interact with these vibrations all the time whether we realize it or not. Just walking down the street we [...]

What is Crystal Energy?2016-11-14T05:36:41-04:00

Mindfulness Practice Part 2

Mindfulness Practice Part 2 It was a crisp and clear October night as I set out to hear the second lecture in a series on Mindfulness Practice Meditation. Jon Kabat-Zinn is the founder of the Stress Reduction Clinic and the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and [...]

Mindfulness Practice Part 22016-11-14T05:36:41-04:00

Mindfulness Practice Part 1

Mindfulness Practice Part 1 Mindfulness practice in the form of meditation is the practice of calming the mind. Research shows that people reap significant benefits if this is done daily. Mindfulness meditation comes from the Buddhist tradition of meditation. Many monks spend long hours each day in contemplative practice. [...]

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The History of Halloween

The History of Halloween Halloween falls on October 31st and is celebrated in many countries around the world.  It has a long and interesting past that began 3000 years ago with ancient Celts in Ireland.  The Celtic people of that time were nature worshipers, not part of any [...]

The History of Halloween2016-11-14T05:36:41-04:00

Animal Symbolism of Birds

  Animal Symbolism of Birds Birds are amazing creatures that have much to share with people from the shamanistic traditions of the world. They are quick thinkers, happy in nature, and bring great joy to those who are open to receiving their messages.   [...]

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My Grandma and the Mockingbird a True Spirit Story

  My Grandma and the Mockingbird a True Spirit Story When I was a small child, my grandparents lived on three acres of land on the banks of a large river in a rural part of my state. They had lots of diverse animals that came to visit [...]

My Grandma and the Mockingbird a True Spirit Story2016-11-14T05:36:41-04:00

Reiki Healing Story: the Ankle

Reiki Healing Story: The Ankle   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE ON THE BLOG:   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST ON iTUNES (While there, please be sure to leave a 5 star rating so other people can find the podcasts easily!): READ THE BLOG POST: This story [...]

Reiki Healing Story: the Ankle2016-11-14T05:36:42-04:00

What Type of Psychic Ability Do You Have?

All people are psychic to some degree, as explained in my previous blog post titled What is the difference between psychics and mediums? But how can we tell which kind of ability we have? Do we have more than one? Do they change? Do they operate at the same time? [...]

What Type of Psychic Ability Do You Have?2016-11-14T05:36:42-04:00

The Babies and the Spirit

The Babies and the Spirit This story was told to me by a family member, who I will call SC, to protect her anonymity. When SC's first daughter was 17 months old SC had a friend named Aubrey. He was called "Aubey" by the 17 month old because [...]

The Babies and the Spirit2016-11-14T05:36:42-04:00

What’s The Difference Between Psychics and Mediums

Is there a difference between a psychic and a medium? Yes! Psychic: Everyone is psychic on some level, although most people do not realize it. We all have intuition and get feelings about things as we lead our lives. For example, when we walk into a room and get a [...]

What’s The Difference Between Psychics and Mediums2016-11-14T05:36:42-04:00

The Hope Diamond

The Hope Diamond The Hope Diamond has a long and intriguing past. Some people believe that it is cursed because almost everyone who owned it came upon hardship or death while in the possession of the blue beauty. This large and rare blue diamond was discovered in India [...]

The Hope Diamond2016-11-14T05:36:43-04:00

The Myth of Birthstones

The Myth of Birthstones In 1912, what was originally called the National Association of Retail Jewelers (NARJ), created the modern birthstone chart. Random Pick They arbitrarily picked stones that were selling well and were in good supply and randomly applied them to each month! The chart has been [...]

The Myth of Birthstones2016-11-14T05:36:43-04:00

Modern Day Uses for Crystals

Modern Day Uses for Crystals Crystals and minerals have been used for centuries as metaphysical healing stones but they also have many other uses in society as well. Science discovered long ago that crystals act as holding receptacles for energy. They are used to help everything from navigation [...]

Modern Day Uses for Crystals2016-11-14T05:36:43-04:00

Dr. Gerber Flower Essence Study With Crystals

Dr. Gerber Flower Essence Study With Crystals Dr. Richard Gerber, author of the 1988 classic book, Vibrational Medicine the #1 Handbook of Subtle-Energy Therapies Third Ed., Click the image of the book above to buy. (This is an affiliate link. Read the comprehensive policy here.) describes many scientific case studies [...]

Dr. Gerber Flower Essence Study With Crystals2016-11-14T05:36:43-04:00

Channeled Message: Crystal Attribution

Council of Light Channeled Message: Crystal Attribution Via Laura West May 27, 2009 Council of Light Channeled Message: Crystal Attribution The following message was channeled through me while I was taking an intense crystal healing seminar. The instructor was talking about the properties of crystals and someone in the class [...]

Channeled Message: Crystal Attribution2016-11-14T05:36:43-04:00

Channeled Message: A Warning for Humanity

Council of Light Channeled Message: A Warning for Humanity Via Laura West May 27, 2009 Council of Light Channeled Message: A Warning for Humanity Channeled Message: "The planet is spiraling into a higher order consciousness and if we (humans) continue down this path our planet will disintegrate and [...]

Channeled Message: A Warning for Humanity2016-11-14T05:36:44-04:00

Channeled Message: Teachers Who Work with Metaphysics

Council of Light Channeled Message: Teachers Who Work with Metaphysics Via Laura West May 27, 2009 The following message was channeled to me while I was taking a crystal healing seminar. As the day went on I became increasingly aware of the fact that I was getting messages from the [...]

Channeled Message: Teachers Who Work with Metaphysics2016-11-14T05:36:44-04:00

What are Mantras?

What Are Mantras? Mantras are words that are spoken to help a person focus inward in a spiritual way. By repeating the same word or phrase over and over again, the mantra acts as a meditation. Mantras are a form of vibrational energy that help to open/heal the [...]

What are Mantras?2016-11-14T05:36:44-04:00

Reiki Vibrational Energy: How It Works

Reiki Vibrational Energy: How It Works LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE ON THE BLOG:   LISTEN TO THE PODCAST IN iTUNES (While there, please be sure to leave a 5 star rating so others can find the podcast easily!) READ THE BLOG POST: Everything in our [...]

Reiki Vibrational Energy: How It Works2016-11-14T05:36:44-04:00

How Does Channeling Work?

I often get asked the question, "How does channeling work" or "What does it feel like when you channel?" So, here are some of my thoughts on the process I go through when I channel the Council of Light. Can anyone channel? Yes and No. Sanaya Roman and Duane Packer wrote [...]

How Does Channeling Work?2016-11-14T05:36:44-04:00

Six Seed Mantras

Six Seed Mantras This in essence is a chakra meditation. By chanting the six seed sounds as you visualize a specific color and covering all the chakras on your body with the palm of your hand, you will begin to vibrate at a different rate with the healing sounds you [...]

Six Seed Mantras2016-11-14T05:36:45-04:00

Tibetan Rituals to Cleanse Crystals

In the Veydic Tibetan tradition there are five elemental rituals that are used to cleanse crystals. It is important to cleanse crystals because they can hold and store energy just like the physical body's energy field. The five elemental rituals are: Earth Rituals Place the crystals directly on the earth, [...]

Tibetan Rituals to Cleanse Crystals2016-11-14T05:36:45-04:00

My Doorbell Ghost

My Doorbell Ghost For several years after we moved into a rental before buying, beginning in 2004, our doorbell would ring on its own. The button on the outside of the house was wired to a box on the inside, on the wall just by the front door. [...]

My Doorbell Ghost2016-11-14T05:36:46-04:00

Old Lady Ghost of Craig Y Nos Castle Wales

The Old Lady Ghost of Craig Y Nos Castle Wales In July 2007 when I visited Craig Y Nos Castle in Wales for the first time, I had a very amazing and powerful experience. We were doing an energy circle in Rice Powell, one of the bedrooms. The [...]

Old Lady Ghost of Craig Y Nos Castle Wales2016-11-14T05:36:46-04:00

How to Choose the Right Crystal for You

How to Choose the Right Crystal for You Crystals and minerals are not only beautiful to look at but hold energetic properties as well. New crystals keep being found all the time by people in the field of geology. *They also keep renaming old ones, so check before [...]

How to Choose the Right Crystal for You2016-11-14T05:36:46-04:00