Blessings and Rituals • Clearing Your Space

Just as you clear negative energies from yourself, it is also possible to remove old or stagnant energies from a room or particular space. In fact, don’t stop at simply cleaning your each room in your home. Go ahead and begin clearing the negative energies from your space.

The space around you is important! I often refer to it as our intimate environments when discussing the arrangement and design of a space. The thing is, not only do you want to keep your rooms free from physical clutter but, you must also clear the energies of a room.

Gather Your Tools

For more information on the tools you need for your blessings and rituals, click here. For this ritual, gather these tools together:

  • Smudge stick
  • Matches
  • Shell or Bowl
  • Feather

Clearing Your Space in 9 Easy Steps

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Step One • Cleanse Yourself and Others

Before you cleans your space, you must first cleanse yourself and anyone else in the room with you. Please refer to Self-Clearing of Negative Energy.

Step Two • Walk Around the Room

The next action is to walk around your room with the smoldering smudge stick and waft it into all corners. While you are doing this, call on the spirits of the sage to remove negativity from the room. Then, ask for balance and harmony throughout the space.

Step Three • Turn to the East

Now walk to the center of your room and stand quietly. First, turn to the east and using your smudge stick and feather, fan smoke four times to the east. While you are doing this, say this:

Spirit of the East, great Spirit of Air, cleanse and inspire this space.

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Step Four • Turn to the South

Turning to the South, again smudge four times and say this:

Spirit of the South, great Spirit of Water, strengthen and bring peace to this space.

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Step Five • Turn to the West

Turning to the West and smudging four times, say this:

Spirit of the West, great Spirit of Fire, energize and protect this space.

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Step Six • Turn to the North

Now turning to the North, smudge four times and say this:

Spirit of the North, great Spirit of Earth, ground and cleanse this space.

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Step Seven • Look Toward the Heavens

In this step, simply look upward toward the heavens. Then, send your smudge upwards four times and say this:

Great Father Sky, guard this space from above.

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Step Eight • Look Down Toward Mother Earth

Now squat down and waft your smoke towards mother earth and say this:

Great Mother Earth, nurture this space from below.

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Step Nine • Stand Quietly and Visualize

Now stand quietly with eyes shut and visualize the Great Spirits standing guard around your room. In the tradition of the Native North American Spirit Animals, they are:

  • North – Buffalo
  • East – Eagle
  • South – Coyote
  • West – Grizzly Bear

Continue by visualizing the loving energy of mother and father spirits above and below you and give them your gratitude.

Here’s to Clearing Your Space of All Unwanted Energies!

Thanks for reading! If you have any questions or want to give a suggestion, please contact me right away. I also invite you to join our group on Facebook to meet and virtually mingle with kindred spirits.

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Resource for Blessings and Rituals

My foremost inspiration and guide for this series is the book “the Smudging and Blessings Book, Inspirational Rituals to Cleanse and Heal.” Click here or on the image below.

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