When Words are not quite enough to express what
needs to be expressed. We have
a tendency to create Symbols. Symbols
then represent a Concept, Theme, Subject and tend
to carry within much Emotional content. Ideas, Ideals,
Beliefs can All be characterised with
such Meanings embedded. These in turn can be linked
to relevant yet possibly very
different Concepts and Experiences. Symbols are thus
oft used to convey deeper meanings
and highlight particular items of significance. On
the many Levels of a Society or Culture.
Such with that of Ancient Egypt
whose use of Symbols is Legend. Legends requiring
Encyclopedia Enigma :
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to be shared. Herein.
Symbols tend to carry several Layers of Meanings
and thus have become a ” Word ”
that signifies MORE than it’s literal or
The Natural Beauty of Flowers lends itself very
well to such approaches.
A depth of meaning in the giving and receiving
thereof in Our World. Legends
indicate a very long use within many
Cultures, Modern and of Yore. Such too
Lily of the Valley.
Thoughts and feelings that are hard to describe
in. Words can be easier conveyed,
given expression. Thus becoming Symbols
that touch Our Hearts + Minds.
Within and on many many of the Ancient Egyptian
Temples, Reliefs, Tombs,
Monuments and Writings can be seen a Flower.
On Temple Pillars, Stoneworks, Thrones and Seats,
Scrolls and even on Pharaohs
This Flower is the Blue Water Lily.
Science nomen thereof: Nymphaea nouchali var. caerula.
This Flower has Power from Nature.
This Flower is a Hallucinogen.
Flower Power. High.
All in the nomen of Research…
Using Shamanic Journey Methods and Approaches. Approach
the LilyBlue i, Shiro. Did.
For 3 Days. Fasted, Watery Simple Teas only. Chewed
several Green Plant types,
Celery, Lettuce, Cucumber.
During this. Thee Lily Blue was sitting and bluing
in a Cup Of Shamans Tea. A
basic Decoction. Australian Herbs symbiotic
with Flower (Guides). Just sitting.
Incensed occasionally. The Lily has an inherent lilac
type intense smell as well. Well as
Drums, Bare Earth walking on the Spine of Mother
Earth. Represented by the Spiraling
Rainbow Serpent Path. Focus and Monotony
searching for that Disassociative
Mind-State akin to the Hypnogogic. That State
‘tween Wake/Edge of Sleep.
The Lily Blue is stimulating, euphoric yet calming. Inner
High. Quite Powerful in High
enough Doses. Similar inebriation Style to the Natural
Philosophers Stone type.
The Magic Mushrooms.
The entry into the Inner Dimensions Of Mind
akin to that of Amanita Muscaria
though less jolting by FAR. Appreciate why the Ancient
Egyptians chose. Lily Blue. That is.
An All-rounder Tonic. Smooth.
Provides a full and sensual SENSORY surround
to occur. Akin again, to the Natural
Philosophers Stone Psilocybe or DMT approach.
with Mind calm the switching
of the Mind States very enjoyable
with lil’ nervousness, disjointedness. Smooth transitions.
Beautiful Visuals, Fractals, Colors, Shapes, Panoramas
and so on.
Allows easy entry into these and those Dimensions. Of
Our Inner Mind.
The Famed Rebirth of the Ancient and Natural
Philosophies and Arts.
This so called ecstatic State. Lily Blue. Takes
You there. With Care. Too. To
looking at and thru the Ancient Ancestors
Egyptian Images, there can also be iD’d
MANDRAKE, POPPY. Amongst the Hieroglyphs
Nymphaea nouchali var. caerula,
Mandraga Officinarum, Papaver Somniferum.
A Tea of Three. Divine Trio.
Nectar of the Gods. It seems. Seems in deed. Also.
A High… Culture.
The Blue Water Lily grows naturally along the Nile,
sections of the Indian subContinent,
Thailand, Eastern Africa and so on. On and
A stunningly formed Flower, it’s Natural Beauty
As Belows. Image.
Nefertum, a Grandson of Ra is the God of concern. Herein.
Egypt. Of Yore.
A Lord of Perfume, Cosmetics and Healing. With Flowers.
Whilst many Mainstream Approaches concentrate on
the Great Ones. Such as Ra.
Versions of The Origin and Creation Legends
of Egypt of Yore consistently incorporate
at the Begins.
‘Twas and is He, who emerges with the Giant Lotus
to thus and so Float. Float
with a Flower. Flowers to which open, reveal. A Baby. Baby
Nefertum. That is. Within. In the midst of the Lotus.
From the Begins. Beginning
an Our World Legends in that and this manner. A BABY…
of being ReBorne.
Of Life from Death From The Void;.. Cycles,
was and is a Variety of that fiery and mystical
Phoenix. Returns from this and
Reborn. Anew… Each Day. Like Our World Sun. Does.
Times and Places Our World Legends Retold. Retelling
Shamanic Traditions and Healing are an oft. Overlooked
Aspect of the Ancient
For several rather pensive reasons
Our World Modern cannot handle such Truths.
The use of Plants and in particular Psychoactive Plants
is not One that Our World
has come to Terms. With.
The Control Mechanisms seem reluctant to let One Play
with Ones Own Mind.
For Them thus and so. Control reverts to the Individual.
This of course makes sense for a Society and Culture
as protection against misuse.
Thus the need and necessity of the Ancient Approach.
Via the Shamanic Traditions and Practices.
Which thus allow the Individual under somewhat
controlled conditions to
see and mind. What
Ones Mind does see and do in response. To Learn,
grow and assimilate. Such
such and that from
Noblewoman of Thebes, Luxor, a Priestess Chantress for Khonsu,
Moon-God 2700 B.C. approx.
was and is the First Mummy to undergo MASS
No evidence of Painkillers.
Researchers found Phytosterols, Bioflavonoids,
All available from Lily Blue. (Schuster 2001)
Wine fortified with Nymphaea caerula Tincture. She
Whilst such as the Healing Arts currently and historically
have eased and aided Pain Relief,
Anesthesia with the judicious application of Narcotics
derived from many of such
Plant-Life. This had not flowed on and into normal Life
aspects. Controlled. Still.
The current inherent compassion to those weakened
in Body or Mind lacks conviction.
A whole Genus of Plants whose qualities can enhance
certain Qualities of Life ignored.
‘Cept of course when Profit over People. Reigns.
Ancient Egypt found Ways to incorporate both
of this Symbolic Flower.
The Lily. Blue.
A Symbolic Lesson.
Of Natural Beauty. Within Life. Itself.
A Symbol. Of those Times.
Dragons. There Be. A Sword. A Poem.
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With Any Thoughts, Hints, Tips and Dreams.
If A Particular Legendary Theme or Our World Legends. Is
To Be So Writ. Herein.