Design Wisdom

Labyrinth Walk

The labyrinth is used for meditation and prayers of self-discovery and symbolizes your own sacred journey through life. The directed path of the labyrinth is a path of contemplation with no distractions. There is one way in and one way out. Each time you walk the labyrinth, you visit the deepest part of your conscious and superconsciousness. Your humanness is set aside.
The labyrinth represents life and wholeness. The center of the labyrinth is God and the opening to the labyrinth is birth.  The twists and turns in between represent your journey inward to God and your journey back to the opening  (re-birth) to execute your findings. Each journey in and back out will have a different outcome and change your be-ing, as you go deeper and deep inside yourself for the answers you seek.

The labyrinth path looks somewhat like the brain. The labyrinth wakes up both side of the brain, as the path crosses back and forth, from right to left. The labyrinth activates   the right brain of intuition and creativity as it balances the left brain with calm, logic, and discipline.

There are many claims of healing effects from the labyrinth. The path represents the seven levels of existence, as it activates the seven chakras of the body and brings them into harmony with each other.  The labyrinth can bring discovery, transformation, and growth in that order. It helps to expand your vision of life and your place in it. The labyrinth can bring clarity to a muddy situation. Each journey takes you one step deeper into the unknown of your consciousness. Be brave, be open to the mystery we call life. The labyrinth can see seen as a mini walking pilgrimage to recovery or enlightenment.
We are all on the path... exactly where we need to be. The labyrinth is sacred space, the walk is transformational.

I have built a sacred garden in my side yard. Come experience the Tree of Life. The garden is open to anyone who wishes to walk it.  Private message me for location.

Sacred Garden

Tree of Life, God, in the center of the Labyrinth.

Sacred Garden

Chartres Cathedral Labyrinth designed after
the Chartes Cathedral labyrinth in France.

In the 12th century, Chartres France was a mecca where pilgrims come to pray and honor God. Through time, the cathedral became a destination for pilgrims and tourists. In addition to the historical architecture and history, many came to the Cathedral to pray and see the famous artifact, the Sancta Camisa, the tunic worn by the Virgin Mary at Christ's birth.

Today, Chartres Cathedral continues to attract large numbers of visitors, many who come to walk the labyrinth and with bowed heads—pray.

 

 

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