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Chakrubs Current 005: Government Shutdown

What is a government shutdown?In United States politics, a government shutdown occurs when Congress fails to pass sufficient appropriation bills or continuing resolutions to fund federal government operations and agencies, or the President refuses to sign into law such bills or resolutions. When tha
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Interview With Adele Brydges

British designer Adele Brydges makes pleasure tools that evoke the subtle power of sensuality, featuring swirling lines and oceanic curves that satisfy aesthetic as well as sexual desires. We’re thrilled to be carrying items from her MARLENE line and wanted to share a little bit about her background
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Ritual: Cultivate Purpose with Self-Pleasure

On Saturday, January 5, at 10:46pm PT, a new moon will obscure the sun in a partial solar eclipse, with both planets aligned in the cardinal earth sign of Capricorn. Symbolized by the agile sea goat, Capricorn delights in challenges and excels at accomplishment. As the first new moon of the year, th
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2019 Chakrubscopes: Stepping into Synchronicity

Congratulations, you made it through another year! Take a moment and let that sink in. Pause before assessing your progress or planning next year’s goals and allow yourself to bask in the enormous gift of existence.Every year has its successes and challenges and 2018 was no different. Often we focus
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​Goddess Column: Bastet

Fiercely protective and divinely mysterious, Bastet is the ancient Egyptian goddess of protection, fertility and cats. Also known as Bast, this goddess reminds us of our depths, our ability to be both loyal and cut throat like the lion, and proud and domesticated like the cat. Most recognized as hav
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Crystals or Pills, My Healing Modality is My Business

by LISA MARIE BASILEartwork by Naomi IngI’ve always thought that living with a chronic illness is akin to performing an elaborate dance while looking in the mirror. Like Black Swan, my reflection moves out of step, sneaking along, and yet—she is me, and I am her. This is my body moving out
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