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How to Perform a Native American Smudging Ceremony A Traditional Ritual for Spiritual Cleansing By Kim Hagen Have you ever felt uneasy moving into a new home? Does there seem to be an air of lingering negative feelings or an unclean atmosphere in some area of your abode? Historically, Native Americans used locally found herbs […]

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Desert Sage This sage grows in the arid Western deserts. The desert sage grows at elevations between 3000′ and 10,000′ feet above sea level.  It is also known by is official title, Artemisia Tridentata. Artemisia (ar-tay-MIS-ee-a) is from Artemisia, wife of Mausolus, ancient ruler of Ceria (southwest Asia Minor). Her name cam from Artemis, the […]

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