The Ancestors Chant is a magick spell in song format. (You can download this magic song for free, by clicking the image to the left.)
What does it do? It heals and blesses your ancestors (which is why it's so good for Samhain).
But it also does a whole lot more...
The best thing about it?...
It's so easy to do, and every time you sing it, the magick gets stronger!
This magic song and following article were created by Wicca Spirituality special correspondent and masterful magick-worker, Colombe.
Healing the World through Magick
Samhain is just around the corner, the time when we can communicate with our ancestors and loved ones who've passed to the Spirit World.
And at the same time, as I write this (October 2011) there are thousands of people all around the world awakening to their power, and changing the systems we live in before it’s too late.
Humanity has been riding a train headed straight for a concrete wall, and we need to change direction in time -- all of us, together. A key to this change, it has come to me, is global kindness.
It seems impossible -- until you bring magick into the picture.
The Magick So Far...
I have been doing intensive magick for two years to awaken humanity to its common kindness. In June 2009 I did the major spell of my lifetime -- I spent twenty years learning and developing my craft so that I could make it. As part of the spell, I sent small stones with sacred friends all around the world, from China to South America to India to Africa to Europe to Japan. One stone went with a Mexican Shaman to rest with sacred objects given to him by spiritual leaders around the world.
I imagined and created magick for a grid of heart connection, a light network, growing around the world between all the people of kindness and action. My spell was to awaken humanity -- seemingly a daunting and impossible task -- to its common values of kindness and love.
It astonishes me to see it happening now in cities all over the world!
I know I am only one of many who have prayed and worked for humanity’s awakening. And I'm grateful for all the magick and actions that have contributed to this astonishing, thrilling moment in history…
People are awakening to the facts...
This is the inertia that is resisting change.
As long as that energy keeps pulling us back, humanity will progress only slowly toward a compassionate, just, and sane world. The Ancestors Chant is a remedy that you can give to the Earth.
This Is A Potent Spell For Samhain
Samhain is approaching (Oct 31). This is the time when the veils between the worlds are thinnest. The time when we can reach our ancestors most readily!
I invite you to join in this magickal work. The time is now, and you are needed.
Fortunately, it’s easy!
I've created a magick spell that you can sing.
I am a composer, among other things, and often weave spells into songs, so that every time the song is sung, the spell is released into the world and magickally-charged with all the emotion and intention of each singer.
All you need to do is to sing this song, this Ancestors Chant, and dedicate it to the healing of all those who came before us. (Okay, you can also take to the streets and you can work for change, please do! But at the very least, sing this chant.)
Sing the Ancestors Chant at your Samhain rituals.
Sing not just to your own ancestors, but to the collective ancestors of humanity. After all, we need everyone to be freed of ancestral pains and hungers if we're to move the planet forward... and if you go far enough back, everyone is your ancestor.
Bonus: We Can Use The Ancestors Chant To Bless The Earth
Everything around us -- every bush, tree, plant, people, water, air -- is made from the molecules of all the beings that lived before.
Our ancestors became dust which became the Earth which grew into new forms. The Earth continually recycles all the molecules that make up our planet into new forms -- new plants, bushes, trees, rivers, people -- and has since time immemorial.
So our ancestors are all around us, in the molecules of everything that we see.
And we are made of the Earth -- from the food we eat, the water we drink, and the air we breathe.
Every time you sing the Ancestors Chant, you will bless them and all beings on Earth.
Yes, you will also bless yourself!
Oh Ancestors, oh
How To Sing The Ancestors Chant
When you sing this, imagine you are singing to the spirits of your ancestors on both sides, known and unknown. Sing it even to all the spirits who've ever lived.
Sing the Ancestors Chant for their healing.
Let’s sing solace to our ancestors -- as they live within us, their pains and unmet needs live on in the world. Sing this Ancestors Chant that our ancestors may be freed from pain.
The Ancestors Within You
Or you can imagine singing to your very cells -- to your ancestral DNA. Recent science indicates that DNA actually learns and changes according to the thoughts and emotions it is exposed to!
You can literally reprogram your own DNA. Since that is where your ancestors' patterns are stored, literally, this can be extremely powerful.
When To Sing It
The best times to sing the Ancestors Chant are...
The most important thing...
Sing the Ancestors Chant often, so that we can transform our world quickly and gently and without violence.
Remember -- The more often it is sung, the stronger the spell.
How The Ancestors Chant
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