How to Shift Your Energy from FIGHTING to SURRENDER
Learning to shift energy is a vital responsibility for everyone and has a marked impact on our lives. The below card provides a visualization and body movement to help you create a shift in your energy. A few suggestions before you start:
Close your eyes, spend a few moments noticing how your body feels and focus on your breath. Do this until you feel relaxed and present.
Read the front of the card that explains the shift in energy with which you are about to engage and think about the issue with which you are looking to bring this energetic shift.
Read the back of the card a few times to get the idea of what the visualization and body movement are all about.
Engage in the movement as you focus your intention on shifting your energy from one state to another. Take your time to feel into each state of energy, both where you energy currently is and where you are shifting.
Repeat the movement and visualization multiple times. Practice the movement over a period of days or weeks, depending on what you are trying to shift, each time focusing your strong intention on why you are making the shift.
Keep a written, audio, or video journal to track your progress.
The energy of this card is based on the Five of Wands in the Tarot. The suit of Wands relates to the soul, passions, beliefs, and often has to do with how we act and behave in our lives and what we spend our time on. The Five indicates the need to survey what has you angry and fighting with yourself or others and asks you to work on releasing that anger. This provides the opportunity to surrender into what is and change the way you relate to the issue so you can face it in a more peaceful and calm manner.
Other Tarot cards that have a similar energy: 6 Lovers, 7 Chariot, 10 Wheel of Fortune, 12 Hanging Man, 16 Tower, and 20 Judgement. Even if you are not familiar with the Tarot, you may find it useful to read about these Tarot cards to engage in a deeper exploration of the energy.
Sites to read about the meanings of Tarot cards:
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