July 22, 2011

Shrine of Leo & Invocation of Sekhmet

Happy Sun in Leo! Above is the Shrine of Leo in the Temple of Isis at Clonegal Castle.  This shrine is found to the right of the Shrine of Cancer and both are located in the passageway outside of the Cave of the Mothers.

Click on the mp3 link below and listen as Olivia calls upon the Goddess Sekhmet, the Lion Goddess, during ritual:

(mp3 file: 1:15 min./299kb)

Audio Transcript:
"The sun leaves the crab, Cancer and enters the sign of Leo of the lion Goddess Sekhmet.  Sekhmet is the Goddess of the mysterious lion power, which is within us all.. . Holy Sekhmet, bring to us thy flame within the golden sun which is beneath the earth.  We feel the flames rising up from the heart of the earth, Cor Leonis, Heart of the Lioness: star royal, flame, red fire.  Bring us Thy flame.  Sisters, brothers, feel the power rise up from the earth.  Let it rise and shine and warm our hearts with love." (sistrum)

Shrine of The Anthrosphinx of Sekhmet, Bast, and Ra.

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(Drawing of "The Lion Goddess" by Olivia Robertson.  Photos by Minette Quick.  All rights reserved.)