Entering Hekate's Cave: The Journey Through Darkness to Wholeness
by Cyndi Brannen
An in-depth spiritual journey through the truths and traumas of one’s past to a rebirth and renewal of personal wholeness.
To the ancients, the goddess Hekate symbolized the inner journey back to the soul.
Indeed, ancient philosophers identified her as Anima Mundi, the “soul of the world.” As such, she connects many archetypes associated with the cycle of life, death, and rebirth. From her role as protector of roadways to her power as the bringer of death, she offers us keys for healing.
Incorporating her personal experiences with those of her students, Cyndi Brannen weaves a supporting circle around the reader as they start their path towards soulful living, culminating in rebirth. Blending symbolism, transcendent experiences, dreams, and natural magic with sound psychological theories and practices. Entering Hekate's Cave is an in-depth spiritual journey through the truths and traumas of one's past to a rebirth and renewal of personal wholeness.
Blending symbolism, transcendent experiences, dreams, and natural magic with sound psychological theories and practices, Entering Hekate’s Cave guides the reader safely through the journey back to the soul.
256 Pages | 7 x 9 inches
About the Author:
Cyndi Brannen, PhD, is a spiritual teacher, trained energetic healer, psychic, and herbalist. Merging her training in shamanism, tarot, past life work, meditation, and psychology, she teaches and writes about better living through witchcraft.
“Cyndi Brannen takes us on a journey of the soul in her book Entering Hekate’s Cave. In this masterful tome, we follow Hekate’s guidance as we look into our shadow selves so that we may transform our spirit and step into our personal power.” —Chris Allaun, author of A Guide of Spirits: The Psychopomp’s Manual for Transitioning the Dead into the Afterlife
“Entering Hekate's Cave by Cyndi Brannen is the book on shadow work I wish I had years ago. Brannen seamlessly blends the craft of a witch with the therapeutic goals of cocreating healthy mental spaces. I loved seeing how she aligns the benefits of crystals with the tougher parts of that internal journey. I will be coming back to this book for years to come.” —Amy Blackthorn, priestess of Hekate and author of Blackthorn’s Botanical Wellness
"Cyndi Brannen's best book yet, Entering Hekate's Cave blends the practical and psychological with the transcendent and magickal to help you journey to the deepest part of the psyche and truly know thyself. With rising interest in shadow work, this is just the book we need—timely, sensitive, well researched, and rooted in lived experience." —Nicholas Pearson, author of Crystal Basics and Stones of the Goddess