Afterlife Connections

Afterlife Connections

Afterlife Connections by Jan Engels-Smith I have written two other articles on the topic of death and dying—“Death and Dying from a Shamanic Perspective” and “Psychopomp.” This third article describes …

Transition Blanket

Transition Blanket by Jan Engels-Smith I created a Transition Blanket in preparation for my father’s imminent death. To this day, this sacred object continues to bestow life-altering blessings on my …

Psychopomps

Psychopomps By Jan Engels-Smith (From the Greek psuchopompos, literally meaning “the guide of souls”) Birth and death, the entry and the exit from this life, are events accompanied by spiritual entities …