Entries by Atma Chanan

Sangat, Earth, Hummingbird Medicine and Full Moon Practice at the Mother Ashram

I’m finally settled in Española, New Mexico. Since I got here, I’ve been feeling the daily support of the community and the medicine power of wild animals, expansive mountains,  sunflowers, jujubes, and even an apple orchard. There’s an organic symbiosis of myself and the environment that speaks to me about the fragility of life as […]

“Ever Since I Can Remember, I’ve Been Scared of Serpents”

“Growing up, the silencing of my voice by patriarchal authority opened my eyes to injustice and oppression, embracing unexpectedly the healing power of the sacred feminine symbolized by the serpent—more about this story in my upcoming book, “Nideaquínideallá, I’m from the Borderlands: A Goddess Journey from Trauma to Rebirth”   Ever since I can remember, I’ve […]