Numbers, Colours, Patterns and Directions

Not only do the creatures you encounter have significance, but the number of them and/or the patterns they form may influence their personal meaning. Numbers could also relate to the time or date of the encounter, if it seems relevant. Colour is important as well. Notice the colours of flowers …

Shapes & Patterns

  Circle – wholeness, completion, unity, perfection, infinity, symbol of Spirit, ‘going around in circles’ (Bora grounds for sacred ceremonies are circular, representing the sky world from which the Great Spirit Biami originates.) Crescent – moon, femininity, fertility, birth, sickle/death, change, transformation, the emotions, the Chalice/Holy Grail – spiritual quest …

Australian Astrology – a New Interpretation

This is an Australian Aboriginal astrology interpretation that lines up different symbols with astrology. Pauline and I had several “gonna-do’s”.  In the couple of years before she died, we shared an incredibly fascinating journey through the realms of the Dreaming that bridges into today… One of our several co-operative projects …

Your Meanings

What if you see a pair of Magpies noisily chasing a hawk away? Or a black swan with a white feather in its beak? What if a kookaburra cheekily swoops down and snatches from your hand that tasty morsel, just before you are about to eat it? Have you had …

Introduction

In the years since writing the text for the Oracle of the Dreamtime[1] many people have asked me about creatures that were not included.  This guide, the first of its kind in Australia, is for those who encounter, dream about, or are drawn to these as indigenous symbols. The many …