La Lumina

Lalita's Letters

For the last 5 years I have been taking part in an online Medicine doll course with Barb Kobeof the USA. What a process of growth and transformation ensued as I sought to find ways to “reclaim my power”!  In shamanic societies loss of power is called “soul loss” and regaining these parts is called “soul retrieval”. By bringing lost parts of our selves home we can again embody our fullness and wholeness.

This doll making course enabled me to explore ways in which I’d given power away by conforming to others expectations,  disregarding my intuition, and allowing self judgments and criticism to dictate my self worth  just to name a few.

My final doll, the Inner Healer brings all that I have learned in this journey together. I called her “La Lumina” which means “The Carrier of Light”. She stands as a reminder of the inner wisdom and…

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