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WHAT IS AN ‘ETHICAL CRYSTAL’?

WHAT IS AN ‘ETHICAL CRYSTAL’?

What exactly is an 'ethical crystal'? Surprisingly, there is no international regulatory body with clear, official guidelines defining what is considered an ethical crystal. The framework of Fairtrade International is enormously helpful for growers and creators...

KISMET BERLIN + CONSCIOUS COMMERCE

KISMET BERLIN + CONSCIOUS COMMERCE

Conscious Commerce is Practical Magic Conscious commerce, waste reduction, slow living and fair trade are central to what we do at Kismet Berlin. We take the concept 'As above, so below. As within, so without' to heart. We know that what goes around comes around....

ALL ABOUT AURA CRYSTALS

ALL ABOUT AURA CRYSTALS

Aura crystals are alchemical stones Authentic aura crystals are created through the process of vapor deposition or electroplating. Metals such as gold, silver or titanium are chemically bonded with the surface of a natural crystal. The result is a beautiful metallic...

THE TAROT OF MANY DOORS – SCI-FI + LGBTQ+

THE TAROT OF MANY DOORS – SCI-FI + LGBTQ+

THE TAROT OF MANY DOORS is a sci-fi themed, queer, anarchist divination tool The Tarot of Many Doors is an inspired modern Tarot deck par excellence for futurists who reject heteronormativity and a patriarchal status quo. By weaving together diverse themes and images...

YEAR OF THE HIEROPHANT – 2021

YEAR OF THE HIEROPHANT – 2021

How do we know it is a Hierophant year? 2 + 0 + 2 + 1 = 5, which is ruled by The Hierophant (V) in the Major Arcana. Just like the shifting status quo of 2021, five is a dynamic number. Halfway between one and nine, five is a number of mediation, transition,...

PALO SANTO for Energy Cleansing + Clearing

PALO SANTO for Energy Cleansing + Clearing

Palo Santo is a sacred tree native to Central and South America Bursera graveolens aka 'Palo Santo' has been used for centuries in Latin America to purify air, dispel evil spirits and cleanse negative energy. In Spanish, it translates to 'holy wood'. Bursera...

WINTER SOLSTICE 2020: Altar Suggestions

WINTER SOLSTICE 2020: Altar Suggestions

Winter Solstice is the longest night of the year In 2020, Winter Solstice / Yule falls on 21 December. It is a time to develop your intuition while celebrating rebirth and awakening as well as grief. As we pivot from darkness towards the return of warmth and the sun,...

CANDLE MAGIC RITUALS: Alchemize + Manifest

CANDLE MAGIC RITUALS: Alchemize + Manifest

Morgan le Fay is a powerful enchantress in Arthurian legend. Early appearances of Morgan do not elaborate her character beyond her role as either a goddess, a fay or a sorceress. An intriguing and elusive witch archetype, she is known as a healer as well as a...

MAJOR ARCANA TAROT CARDS: A Book of Wisdom

MAJOR ARCANA TAROT CARDS: A Book of Wisdom

The Major Arcana cards are a book of wisdom The Tarot tells a timeless tale about ongoing change and transformation. The 22 Trump Cards of the Major Arcana help us study aspects of our own growth and development. Derived from the Latin word arcanus - meaning...

CRYSTAL INTERVIEW WITH A REIKI MASTER

CRYSTAL INTERVIEW WITH A REIKI MASTER

How does an energy worker and reiki master select and work with crystals? We felt honored that Romana from Reiki with Romana, a reiki master teacher from the Usui Reiki Ryoho tradition based in Berlin, let us pick her brain. She shared beautiful personal stories about...

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