Happy birthday to the Raven! For those not familiar with SunBear’s Earth Astrology, those born from September 23 to October 23 have the raven as their birth animal totem.
We can learn so much about our natural selves from the animal world, including how to be more efficient and balanced with our every day energy.
photo by Tom Spross
Did you know? Ravens are highly intelligent problem solvers, learning from, while nonetheless being wary of, their surroundings. They fly in groups and are known to be territorial, aggressive as well as highly adaptable. Ravens remind us of our power of light and how to increase our communication with nature, as they are the messengers for sorcerers and shamans alike. In the Sweet Medicine SunDance Path, they are the keeper of magickal law and teacher of natural law, and remind us how to create alchemical magick within the Sacred Law of the universe.
What do you think? Where can you add a little raven medicine to your life?