BALANCE 8: "Anubis"
Shakes Together As: Green
Chakra: Heart & Throat
Tarot Card: Justice
I Ching Sign: # 8, "Holding Together" Water above, Earth below
Main Theme: Discrimination. The possibility to recognise what is of true value in a situation. The ability to bring ones attention and feeling into focus on the essence of life. Communication within, knowledge and wisdom.
Dominant Characteristics: Can indicate an excellent sense for time, balance, justice, and linear order, as well as a distinctive feeling for equality (of all people, all spiritual traditions, etc.). May know the laws of life and the consequences if they are (not) followed. May reflect the ability to teach and other outstanding abilities in management, control, and organization. A person who knows him/herself. A joy and knowledge for life. Joyful communication based on the peace within the depth.
Possible Challenge Aspects: May be busy with superficial chatter because of lacking depths and peace in the depth. Cannot realize the joy in life. Possesses strong prejudices and ideas how life would be. Does not trust the process of life and may become dictative.
Spiritual Level: Can help us to see the spaciousness and wisdom of love as the one and only force in our lives of any true value. Nourishment on a deep level can bring clarity and joy on the spiritual path.
Mental Level: May facilitate the process of getting to know oneself and becoming clear about plans for the future. It can be useful in offering some wisdom to find the right direction and peace within the depths. Can have a relaxing effect to overactive mind-activities - where do I go, what can I do etc.
Emotional Level: May help in the release of unpleasant feelings and may help one to integrate confusing emotional memories or messages. We can learn the value of practicing what we wish to see manifest in our lives. We may learn that we sow the seed of the future by our practice moment to moment. We get what we expect.
Where to Apply the Substance: Around the entire trunk.
Affirmation: Life is truly a gift. I express my beauty moment to moment.