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The Practice of Ally Work: Meeting and Partnering with Your Spirit Guide in the Imaginal Realm

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Jeff Raff has written about the ally (which is known by different names in traditions) in his books Jung and the Alchemical Imagination, Healing the Wounded God and The Wedding of Sophia. Here, he shares with readers the techniques he has developed and taught in his workshops and lectures for achieving intimate contact with the divine. The ally is a divine being - a face o ...more
Paperback, 191 pages
Published August 1st 2006 by Nicholas-Hays (first published April 20th 2006)
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Shelves: depth-psychology
This book is mostly a collection of exercises created to help you develop your active imagination. Raff prefers the method of writing for these exercises, but he does suggest that visualizations can work as well. The exercises are meant to be done at least 30 minutes each day.
Drawing on Western religious wisdom, Raff writes compellingly about the role of active imagination in our spiritual lives. The ally is a divine, imaginal figure who wants to partner with an individual, and the best way to
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