The heart of the Americas beats, awakening dreams of shimmering mountain peaks, red-rock deserts and cobalt rivers. Gleaming temples that awaken the higher self are just the icing on this culture-laden cake. A sparkling melting pot of magical traditions, the Americas inspire flashes of rainbow insights. More so, the music from festive drums, tinkling bells and conch shells add to the myriad of colors and textures.
In a sunset tinted cloud of copal, the numerous sacred sites inspire a transformational rite of passage. With “Great Spirit” leading the way, we walk in the footsteps of the ancestors. Across steamy jungles and vast desert, we learn from their stories. And eventually we arrive at a palm-fringed beach. Baked to the core, fiesta fireworks ignite in our hearts. For we have tapped into something so much greater than ourselves.
The powerful Incan goddess of growth and fertility is a generous deity, constantly bringing new life to the planet.
The Inuit goddess rules over the ocean and the subconscious. Her transformation to a goddess will leave you in tears.
The Maya goddess of the Moon, water and birth is also a talented weaver. Her stormy love affair with the Sun god is legendary.
Equivalent to the Egyptian god Thoth, the Mesoamerican god of air comes with gifts — knowledge, the calendar and books galore!
Known as “Serpent-Skirted”, the Aztec earth goddess gave birth to the moon and the stars.
The Native American goddess brings abundance and healing to the planet.
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