What an abundantly delicious winter solstice celebration I was part of last Thursday evening with my Chakra group. Our friend Kate always hosts our December gathering – her home is so cozy and festive for the holidays; the perfect sanctuary for us to reflect on all the ways we’ve grown over the past year, to look ahead to the infinite possibilities and open to our most heart-felt dreams, and, most importantly, to pause and BE in the moment, relishing our friendship and our blessings.
The above card is from our friend Ginny. Isn’t it beautiful? The colors, the imagery…I see deeper meaning each time I look at it. I feel ‘hugged’ when I look at it. I recognize the feeling – it’s the same as the one I get when I look at Teach Me To Fly, another beautiful work by Mara. A fitting accompaniment to a special evening of delights.
The back of the card also has a lovely little poem:
The Sun Never Says*
All this time
The sun never says to the earth,
With a love like that,
It lights the
*From penguin publication The Gift, Poems b Hafiz. Copyright 1999 Daniel Landinsky