Egyptian Astrology | What’s Your Egyptian Zodiac Sign?

Egyptian Astrology is similar to (mainstream) Tropical or Vedic astrology, based on twelve different zodiac signs. However, they are based on specific gods and goddesses from ancient Egyptian mythology. Alongside, the date range is slightly different. Nile January 1–7, June 19–28, September 1–7, November 18–26 This is the only zodiac not based on a deity,Continue reading “Egyptian Astrology | What’s Your Egyptian Zodiac Sign?”

Amen (Amun) the Egyptian Sun God

In ancient Egyptian mythology, Amen (also known as Amun or Amon) is the sun god. He can be compared to the Greek equivalent of Zeus. Known as “king of the gods” and equated to the sun, Amen is immensely powerful. He is often depicted as a ram, representing leadership and confidence. His name is translatedContinue reading “Amen (Amun) the Egyptian Sun God”

Weekly reading list: Unicorns & Egyptian Energy Healing

This past week, I have read some powerfully inspiring books! “The Wonder of Unicorns” by Diana Cooper explains the spiritual significance of unicorns, and how they can practically assist you in your daily life. The book describes the majestic purity, magic, and healing powers of unicorns. It is filled with exercises and meditations to harnessContinue reading “Weekly reading list: Unicorns & Egyptian Energy Healing”

“Cleopatra the Great” ~ Personal Experience + One-Hundred Facts

Cleopatra VII is iconic — arguably the most famous and powerful woman in history! Yet there is so much misinformation about her in Hollywood and general pop culture. I am here to sort out fact from fiction, to explain why such negative propaganda against her exists, and personal experience as to why this public figureContinue reading ““Cleopatra the Great” ~ Personal Experience + One-Hundred Facts”

Mythology ~ The Golden Age & Cyclical Time

Greek Mythology: Ages of Man Greek mythology says that humans have gone through five stages of existence. It started out with the Golden Age. This was a time of absolute joy. It was always spring, as the weather never changed and seasons didn’t exist. The sun was always shining and providing sufficient warmth. Everyone wouldContinue reading “Mythology ~ The Golden Age & Cyclical Time”

Happy Lammas!

Lammas takes place on August 1st-2nd, marking the period between midsummer (first day of summer) and the first day of autumn! We are letting go of summer and welcoming the coming of fall. Lammas is pronounced like “lom-us” and sort of sounds like you are saying “llamas.” It’s derived from “loaf-mass,” marking the first harvestContinue reading “Happy Lammas!”

Try-it Tuesday ~ Blue Lotus tincture… FREAKY RESULTS!

Having a blog titled “Lotus Laura,” I thought it would be suitable to try a blue lotus tincture. Blue lotus is a water lily flower that comes from ancient Egypt and is recognized in most of their religious artwork. They would typically consume it by soaking it in alcohol and then drinking it days later.Continue reading “Try-it Tuesday ~ Blue Lotus tincture… FREAKY RESULTS!”

Mythology ~ Goddess Isis

Goddess Isis is the most legendary goddess of ancient Egyptian mythology. Most dynamic of all, she is goddess of almost everything — most famously known as goddess of love, motherhood, fertility, magic, mystery, healing, death, and rebirth. Her Greek name is “Isis” while the ancient Egyptians called her “Aset” or “Iset.” In the beginning times,Continue reading “Mythology ~ Goddess Isis”

Book Review: “Legendary Ladies” by Ann Shen

I recently added a new book to my collection called “Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire You.” It goes over many famous goddesses from mythologies of all origins. Each goddess comes with a synopsis that includes her story, her characteristics, and what she represents. It also has beautiful illustrations. These ladies are categorizedContinue reading “Book Review: “Legendary Ladies” by Ann Shen”