The Sanctuary of Hekate Althaia was conceived as a meeting place for like-minded people
who are interested in study, self-betterment and service and are
healing or advice, dialogue, companionship or the occasional group ritual.
My life is
a quiet life, my days spent largely alone and in silence. I practice yoga and
meditation on a daily
basis. I try to
spend a lot of time
outside; my summers in tending my large, rather wild garden and in the
you might come across me somewhere deep in the woods.
I avoid undue amounts of time on social media,
preferring to read as
much as possible and occasionally I paint or draw when
moved to do so.
always been enthralled by Divinity in all her manifestations,
never being particularly
affiliated with any one particular deity up until Hekate introduced
into my life. Since
then I have been trying to get to know her better: (1) by
research and study of academic texts and ancient classics in
history, mythology as well as magic and theurgy; (2) through travel to
archaeological sites and museums, and (3) through that deep
comes from direct experience through ritual and meditation.
And, although I feel like a beginner, I nonetheless look back on 60
life experience and will gladly share any knowledge or ability with
We are all familiar with the old adage:
"When the student is ready, the teacher will come." - it goes both
ways: "When the teacher is ready, the student
will come." We
all learn from each other.