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Claim Your Deepest Desires with Tonight’s Super Moon in Aries

The full moon is a time for the most potent access to manifesting your dreams. It is a time when your thoughts and emotions become magnetised to attract the exact reality that matches what you imagine. Think about how the ocean is affected by the full and new moon, the alignment of the sun and moon create a potency that change the pull of the tides on the planet. Humans can be up to eighty percent water, just think of how that affects our internal processes! Not only is this a full moon but a super moon meaning that it is closer in Earth orbit than usual causing a stronger magnetism and appearance in the sky.

shutterstock_428350072This cycle the moon is in Aries, if you don’t know anything about this type of energy it is the spark of life, the electromagnetic energy that illuminates everything around us! In astrology, Aries is a fire sign, symbolic to when life enters the womb; when the seed merges with an egg to weaving into a living, breathing, heart beating being. The ram is the animal associated with this sign and the power is in the strength of the spiralized horns, the sacred structure that can withhold huge force upon contact, the energy of forward moving momentum that Aries creates.

We are in the Hunter’s Moon which follows the Harvest Moon, the changing of the seasons is a time when we have gathered all of the resources from the previous cycle,we must leave what we have acquired and feel comfortable with and release into the unknown. Picture this time as transitional, Spring and Fall are the times to shift gears; when the energy of openness, of newness is available to set a new intention. This time of year is like the womb in ovulation ready to be fertilized, there is the emptiness yet availability of creation.

Rather than when we move into Summer or Winter, seasons that are more about the process of growth of the ideas and intentions we have planted in the Spring or Fall. Summer is about the expansion or growth process which expends energy and Winter about the falling away or letting your energy become nourished. The harvest time from Summer is the time you are collecting what you have sowed in the Spring time and then as we reap the fields of all the growth to let all of the old revelations die away to open to the new. Although this energy is disappointing to some because it is not about tangible results, there is potency in this energetic sedation because there is access to the “parting of the veil” or the realm where all potential lies.

This time period is similar to the primordial sludge that the caterpillar must disintegrate into to become the butterfly the spirit of this time is about endless and undefinable possibility. Floating in the realms where all life returns to and comes from, that connecting wisdom, the endless mystery of the moment to come. I picture it as a time to reach into the deepest layer of your essence, the time to remember why you have come here, why your ancestors came, where they succeeded and fail as well as what you want for your future self.

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Researchers Find 1,820 Species In Just One Threatened Area of Peruvian Amazon

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‘You can’t argue for the protection of an area without knowing what is there.’

If you lived in a remote part of the Peruvian jungle, under normal circumstances you might have found it a little unnerving to witness 25 Field Museum scientists lugging huge cases of equipment into your backyard, but this time it’s for a very good cause.

This remote part of the world is inhabited by nine indigenous tribes and a lot of unmolested wilderness due to the fact that it’s only accessible by helicopter. Regardless of that, it’s now under threat due to illegal mining and logging, as well as a newly proposed road. The people who live there would obviously prefer that doesn’t happen. That’s where these Field Scientists come in.

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Over the last 17 years the museum’s rapid inventory program, like the one in Peru, has helped governments establish 18 new protected areas in South America totaling 26.5 million acres.

“You can’t argue for the protection of an area without knowing what is there,” says Corine Vriesendorp, Director of The Field Museum’s rapid inventory program.

An Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) © Tayra (Eira barbara)/The Field Museum

The field team scientists spent more than 17 days using drones and hidden cameras to conduct a quick inventory of whatever flora and fauna they could find in the area. They set up 14 camera traps and used a drone for birds-eye footage of the rainforest.

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“No scientists have ever explored this area, let alone document it with cameras and drones,” notes Jon Markel, The Field Museum’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) specialist. “These images are the first time this remote wilderness and the species that call it home are being recorded for science.”

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The biodiversity they documented is absolutely incredible! They recorded 1,820 plant, fish, amphibian, reptile, bird, and mammal species, including 19 previously unknown species. The cameras revealed ocelots, giant armadillos, currassows, giant anteaters, tapirs, peccaries, and pacas among many other creatures.

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“We discovered an intact forest inhabited by indigenous people for centuries and teeming with wildlife,” says Vriesendorp. “We want it to survive and thrive long after our cameras are gone.”

You can see more of the animal “selfies” and drone footage at The Field Museum’s Facebook page.

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Morse Code Messages Have Been Discovered in the Dunes of Mars

You’ve probably heard about Morse code, the secret way to communicate using dots and dashes. It’s always being used in spy and action flicks by one person to relay a message that they don’t want to be readily obvious. Sometimes it’s used because that’s the only way they can communicate at the time.

It turns out that NASA has discovered a series of Morse code-like dunes that consist of dots and dashes on Mars. While scientists have noticed patterns similar to these in the dunes before, this dune field is unique in that it sits just south of Mars’ north pole, creating a much clearer image than ever seen before.

If you were hoping that aliens had a part in this, you’re going to be disappointed. These dunes formed simply because of natural causes, specifically, the wind. Continue reading

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This Man Rescued 1,000 Dogs From Being Killed at the Yulin Meat Festival

Sometimes the customs and norms of a particular culture can be appalling to others who do not share the same beliefs or views. What might seem right in one culture is often taboo or frowned upon in others.

So, it might shock you to hear that over in China there is a week-long event every year dedicated to eating dog meat. Known as the Yulin Dog Meat Festival, the event flies in the faces of every person who has ever loved or cherished a canine companion.

It is estimated that every year about 10 to 20 million dogs will be killed for their meat. Many are sharing articles similar to this one to promote awareness of the subject, some are even infiltrating the festival so they can save dogs before they are butchered. Continue reading

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Indigenous Leaders Share The Prophecy Of The Condor And The Eagle

Chief Phil Lane Jr. and other Indigenous leaders explain to us the meaning of the Condor and Eagle prophecy, and the anticipated reunion of the two entities.

The Eagle and the Condor is an ancient prophecy that speaks volumes about where we came from, where we are now, and where we’re going. Essentially, all of human society splits into two paths- the path of the Eagle, and that of the Condor. The Eagle represents the North; masculine energy and focus of the mind. The path of the Condor is represented by the South; feminine energy and the softness of the heart.

According to the prophecy, the 1490s marked a significant event that would ignite a 500 year period of suffering and conflict. During this time, the people of the Eagle would gain enough power and force to almost completely eliminate the people of the Condor.

Look around…you can see this has happened and is continuing to happen today; the past 500 years show example after example of Native peoples being killed and oppressed.

The prophecy continues by saying that the next 500-year period, which began in the 1990s, would be a time of divine connection between the Eagle and the Condor. Or rather, that there would be the potential for these two to fly together and ring in a new age of consciousness for all mankind.

The following video is a clip from the film Shift of the AgesIt features indigenous leaders from North, South, and Central America who talk about the prophecy of the Condor and the Eagle- but they do more than just talk about it. They bring it to life. You can feel the fire of the Eagle, and the gentle caress of the Condor, and you experience the past 500 years in the blink of an eye.

The prophecy is telling us that the time for a shift is now. We have the potential; we know how to make this a better world for everyone. So, let’s do it. I’m ready to fly- are you?

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Mindblowing Photographs Of A Selection Of The Last Remaining Tribes On Earth

In this economically obsessed ‘progressive’ society it becomes a struggle for indigenous tribes to live in their full glory like back in the days. Many tribes have witnessed the rise of the ‘white man’. Portraying their power and dominance to such degree traditions and way of life is on the edge of extinction. Not even to mention the genocidal violence many tribes had to endure.

It took photographer Jimmy Nelson three years filled with adventurous journeys to the most remote places of our world, to document and capture the beautiful masterpieces of the last remaining tribes on earth. The photographs portrayed in this article are only a selection from the full serie which is portrayed his book “Before they pass away“.

Tribes from all over the world have been captured in the most mind blowing photographes. The rawness adds power and the beauty touches your heart. The title of the book explains Nelsons mission. He wanted to portray the tribes before they completely faded into modern civilization and be non-existent. It is an ode to the indigenous people and their tradition and history.

ASARO TRIBE

The Asaro tribes are located in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. The are also known as the ‘Mudmen’. They got their name via a legend. This legend states this tribe got defeated an enemy tribe who forced  them to flee to the Asaro river. When they attempted to escape at dusk, the tribe was completely covered in mud.  This made them appear as spirits and caused their enemy to be chased away.

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The Asaro tribe continued to scare other people, by wearing masks and covering themselves with mud. Even when they got in touch with the western civilasation in the mids of the 20th century.

“Individually the people are all very sweet, but as their culture is being threatened they’re forced to stand up for themselves.”
– Jimmy Nelson, 2010

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MAASAI TRIBE

The Maasai tribes are located in Kenya and Tanzania. From a young age the Maasai boys are being groomed to become men and warriors. With all the responsibilities that belong to those roles.

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The role of a warrior is protecting the livestock from human and animal enemies and predators and to keep their families safe.

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“Lions can run faster than us, but we can run farther”

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NENETS TRIBE

The Nenets tribes also known as Samoyeds are located in Seberia.

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They are one of the last reindeer herder tribes. Facing extreme temperatures from minus 50°C in winter to 35°C in summer.

“If you don’t drink warm blood and eat fresh meat, you are doomed to die on the tundra”

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HUAORANI TRIBE

The Huaorani tribes are found in Ecuador and Argentina where they live already for over a thousand years in the Amazonian rainforrests.


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Huaorani means literally human beings or ‘the people’. The outside world was unknown to them the year of 1956,  no contact was made until then.

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VANUATU TRIBE

The Vanuatu tribe is located in the Torba province on the Rah Lava Island.

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Many Vanuatu believe their wealth is obtained throug ceremonies. Those ceremonies contain a lot of dance which is an important part of their culture.

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LADAKHI TRIBE

The Ladakhi tribe are located in the North of India.

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This tribes share their believes with their Tibetan neighbors.
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The status of women from the Ladakhi tribe is extremely high compared to the rest of rural parts of India.

MURSI TRIBE

The Mursi tribe is found in Ethiopia. They mark their body with horse shoe scars. Men receive them on the right arm and women on the left. When a warrior excels he receives an additional scar on his thigh.

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“It’s better to die than live without killing”

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The Mursi tribe is among the last groups in Africa where women wear potlery or wooden discs in their lower lip.

RABARI TRIBE

The Rabari tribes have been roaming the Indian desserts for over a thousand years.

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The woman manage all the hamlets and all money matters, the men on the other hand are on the move with the herds.

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SAMBURU TRIBE

The Samburu tribes are located in Kanya and Tanzania. They are extremely independent and semi nomadic. This way they assure their cattle to have enough food. The Samburu relocate every five to six weeks.

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Samburu men are seen as adolescent until the age of 30, only then they will start to get married. The elder men have the monopoly on women as they are allowed to marry as much as they want. This creates often cases of infidelity.

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MUSTANG TRIBE

The Mustang tribe, even though they politically belong to Nepal, they are one of the last tribes that uphold the Tibetan culture, history and religion as it stands of the verge of disappearing.

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Religion is a big part of the Mustangs lives. Their daily prayers are a guidance throughout their day.

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Most of the Mustangs are still highly convinced the Earth is flat.

MAORI TRIBE

The Maori tribe is situated in New Zealand, they are worldwide known for their war dance called the ‘Haka’ and their impressive Polynesian tattoo arts.

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“My language is my awakening, my language is the window to my soul”

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The Maori are a polytheist culture, they worship many gods, goddesses and spirits. They also seek guidance and protection from their ancestors in times of need. to help the tribe in times of need.

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GOROKA TRIBE

This indigenous tribe, situated in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, has an immense respect for the wonders of nature. Their culture is simple but very loving with strong family bonds. They live of hunting and gathering and have plenty of good food.

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Their make-up and ornaments is mostly to intimidate their enemies during war-fare.

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“Knowledge is only rumour until it is in the muscle”

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HULI TRIBE

The Huli tribe, also called the Haruli or wigmen, are one of the biggest indigenous tribes of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, numbering approximately 90.000 people. Their wigs are made from their own hair and they are extremely recognizable by their yellow, red and blue painted faces.

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The Huli culture is based on hunting and gathering. Of which the hunting is being done by the man and the gathering by the women. When the men go to war, this is with the intention of gathering more land, pigs and women.

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Men and women live traditionally in separate quarters.

HIMBA TRIBE

The Himba tribe has a estimated population of 50.000 people. They are located in Namibia.

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A Himba man has an average of two wives. The marriages are arranged and the most crucial aspect that are looked for in a wife are her looks, since this tells other about her background and phase of life.

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The rules within the indigenous group are set out by the head man, this is in most occasions the grandfather.

KAZAKH TRIBE

The Kazakh tribe is located in Mongolia and several other parts of northern Asia. They are first foremost known for their eagle hunting. The Kazakhs are descendants of Turkic and medieval Mongol tribes. This nation was one of the most effected nations by the Sovjet, where more than 66% of their population died.

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Many Kazakhs still uphold the pre-Islamic and shamanic beliefs. They worship the sky , their ancestors and the elements. Supernatural forces also play a dominant role in their culture, good and evil spirits and also wood goblins and giants. Of which the Kazakhs protect themselves with talismans and beads.

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