CARDS PRINTS ABOUT THE DECK ABOUT THE CREATORS CONTACT SHOPPING CART

 

       

PASSIONS
   Joy
   Despair
   Defiance
   Fear
   Serenity

PLACES
   The Storm
   The Precipice
   The Stage

PARTNERS
   The Trickster
   The Stranger
   The Lovers
   The Elders
   The Innocent
   The Seer
   The Beast

PASSAGES
   Communion
   Harmony
   Humor
   Abandon
   Unity


    A B A N D O N 

Caught in a mosh of inner and external chaos, the Dancer either surrenders or is destroyed. Sometimes such tempests are chosen; more often, they choose us. Either way, we learn to abandon our usual sense of control. If we cling too rigidly to our usual way of doing things, we risk getting mulched by the storms that inevitably come.

If you choose to Dance with Abandon, embrace the sense of chaos that comes with it. Ride it before it shatters you. In the Five Rhythms practice cultivated by Gabrielle Roth, Chaos comes between the Staccato force of directed energy and the Lyrical harmony where all previous energies flow together. In order to achieve such harmony, therefore, the Dancer must pass through Chaos, shape herself to it, and accept it as a valid aspect of life’s Dance.

 

 

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