Category Archives: Ancient History

#13 Vedic Astrology (Jyotish)



In this episode of Holistically Curious, Kim and Teresa explore Vedic Astrology also called Jyotish.  In Sanskrit, Jyoti means light.  Jyotish / Vedic Astrology is the study of how we interact with the cosmic light within us and within the cosmos.  It deals with cosmic patterns that are thought to determine our destiny.  Kim reveals the history of Vedic Astrology and discusses some of its basic components.


      VEDIC ASTROLOGY (JYOTISH)

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Mehtab Benton

Mehtab’s name given to him by his teacher Yogi Bhajan, literally translated, means Light of the Moon, so it is fitting that he has become one of the most insightful and approachable vedic astrologers around. His readings, available in person or via phone, are uniquely tuned to each individual and can focus on anything from the spiritual to the practical decisions one needs to make in day to day life.

Because Mehtab has been practicing yoga for over 40 years, his intuition is often very accurate and many find his insight invaluable to their personal growth. His light-hearted sense of humor and deep immersion in a spiritual practice gives you a relaxed feeling of confidence and ease.

Mehtab is available for astrology trainings and workshops in the United States and internationally.

To host Mehtab, please contact him for available dates and details.

To book an astrology reading with Mehtab please click here.

 


 

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#10 History of Santa Claus / Mistletoe Legends & Lore



In this episode of Holistically Curious, Teresa explores the history of Santa Claus and the many different versions that this joyous figure continues to spread the sentiments of love, kindness, and generosity throughout the world today.    Kim reveals the legends and lore surrounding mistletoe.  Why do we kiss under the mistletoe and much more.  The legacy of this parasitic plant may surprise you!


 

      MISTLETOE LEGENDS & LORE

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      HISTORY OF SANTA CLAUS

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#8 Angels / The Memory Code



Did you know that Fairies and Elves have something in common with Angels?  In this episode, Teresa explains a little bit about what Angels are and what they are not.   Some of this might surprise you!  Kim discusses Dr. Lynne Kelly’s book, “The Memory Code.”  Within the book, Lynn Kelly reveals indigenous memory techniques and explains her theory for the purpose behind many of the world’s great stone monuments like Stonehenge.

 


 

    ANGELS

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    THE MEMORY CODE

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Episode 3… Decluttering: Body, Mind, & Soul and Thoth & the Egyptian Mystery Schools



This episode Teresa dives into the benefits of decluttering.  Decluttering is not just getting rid of things, it’s releasing and letting go everything in your life that no longer serves your highest good.  Kim discusses the Ancient Egyptian Mystery Schools and it’s equally mysterious Founder, Thoth.

Decluttering: the body, mind, and soul

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Thoth and the Egyptian Mystery Schools

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