Rituals in every day life
Before you begin, do a bit of spring cleaning and make sure you home is just the way you like it to be. Feel free to burn your favourite oils, or use a special scented room spray. Wash and clean yourself, do your hair, spray some perfume and dress in something that makes you feel beautiful.
Begin in any room of the house – when you finished in one room, go to the next. Don’t forget hallways and linen cupboards, you want to cleanse every corner of your home. When you come to doorways or window openings, use a circular motion and endure you cover all entries and exits.Light your candle and smudge stick.With your friends, you can all take part, working together or going one at a time. But make it fun, energetic and exciting!!
Walk through the room making noise – clap, yell, scream, beat a drum – anything – but get that noise into the corner – shake up that stagnant energy and breath fire into it.
Walk all through the room with your candle – the point is to bring the purifying light from the whit candle into all the dark corners of your home. Make sure you bring light to the corners and cupboards and under beds etc.
Walk all through the room with your smudge stick – you want to waft that smoke into every little corner and crevice. You want the room filled with smoke till its fogging up your vision! as you do so, sing, yell or scream the following:
When you have finished outside go and do the same outside – work around your home in a clockwise direction paying special attention to the door and window openings.The cleansing ritual should be fun, it should entice excitement and joy in those participating, you should feel the energy in the air and feel anticipation for the coming months of clear positive energy.When you have thoroughly cleansed every area of your home inside and out with noise light and sage, go to the front door (the door most likely to be used by guests) stand outside looking toward the door, and take a moment to gently close your eyes and give thanks for your beautiful home. Open your eyes and say: