Life Archetype: High Priestess

The High Priestess Life Archetype is the Messenger.

The High Priestess Life Archetype is the Messenger.

LIFE ARCHETYPE: THE HIGH PRIESTESS

THE MESSENGER


OVERVIEW:
The High Priestess is the messenger and wanderer between the worlds…bringing back necessary information intuitively. Create something tangible with this information, using the power of rituals.
Attention: No need to live on cloud Nr. 7.

COMPASS QUESTION:
This is the one question the High Priestess must ask when making a decision in order to remain balanced.
Is this information serving me & the purpose in question?

ASPECTS:
Also known as sub-archetypes.
Messenger; Priestess; Seer; Engineer; Mediator

NATURAL LANGUAGE:
Energy

CORE DESIRE:
To be connected to the Cosmos (something greater than her).

MOTTO:
I trust my intuition.

MANTRA:
It is safe to bring my intuitive hits to life in the physical.

ELEMENT:
Water

POWER SYMBOLS:
#2, pigeon, pomegranate, veil, ying yang symbol, antlers, moon glyph, scroll, portals, pillars

COLORS:
blue and white

CHAKRA:
third eye

GODS/GODDESSES:
Innana, Persephone, The Moon Goddess

VALUES:
spirituality, sensitivity, connection, sacredness, holy, divinity, systems, community, intuition, clarity, precision, metaphysical, etheric, intention, consciousness

STRENGTHS:
Intuitive problem analysis and coming up with the adequate solution.
A natural understanding of the energies that govern the worlds.
Accurately reading a persons energy and summing up the truth of a situation.
Community building.
Ritualising daily life, finding the holy in the mundane.
Intuition.
Intentional action taking.
Intuitively knowing which foods, which environment, medicine etc. is best for her.

MOTIVATORS:
A need to know.
A need for direction.
Metaphysical concepts.

CHALLENGES:
Taking care of her physicality and physical aspects of her life.
Discerning the right messages from false intuition.
Trusting in the intuitive messages she receives.
Staying connected to the earthly realms while going beyond the veil.
Information overwhelm.
Asking for help.
Accepting help.

SHADOW:
Entitlement issues.
Spiritual arrogance & superiority issues.
Intentional manipulation.
Escapism to other dimensions as a way to avoid dealing with the physical aspects of life.
Physical disassociation.
Withdrawal and silence.
Intentional secrecy.

PRIMARY LIFE LESSON:
Letting her emotions be equal to her intuition.

PRIMARY FEAR:
To lose control over herself.

PRIMARY WOUND:
The High Priestess is born with this primary wound. It’s often unconscious and hard to spot.
Not being taken seriously.

KRYPTONITE:
This is the achilles heel the High Priestess must watch out for.
Spiritual arrogance which leads to false intuition and tainted messages received.
Believing if it’s hard, it’s not meant to be.

NON-NEGOTIABLES:
These are the things the High Priestess must have in both life & home in order to have balance.
A daily ritual practice of daily inner space clearing.
Practicing to be really discerning about her own Natural Energy Style.
Conscious choice to be fully present in her own life vs. just window- shopping from afar.
Alignment to the Moon cycles.
Physical movement of the body.

TABOOS:
These are the things the High Priestess must absolutely avoid in order to have balance in both life & home.
Overstimulation (drugs, food, drama).
Meddling with other people’s energy.
Too many pots on the stove at once.
Anything that numbs her to her own emotions.

CHALLENGE ARCHETYPE:
Strength Archetype: Combining the metaphysical power with the physical power of sensuality.

DOING STYLE:
Do with great intuition & connection. Make sure you are connecting the right dots and not just random intuitive hits. Read more about the bigger context of Doing Styles.

SELF-LOVE STYLE:
No need to shapeshift away from yourself and hide beyond the veil. It’s time you loved your physical self as much as you love your mystical self. Read more about the bigger context of Self-love Styles.

SELF-LOVE PROMPT:
Create a love ritual to access and cultivate your self love.

HARVEST STYLE:
Bundle some of that intuition into tangible form for yourself using rituals to anchor it in the physical. Read more about the bigger context of Harvest Styles.

FAMOUS PEOPLE WITH THIS ARCHETYPE:
Sara Blakely; Michelle Obama; Barack Obama; Hans Christian Anderson; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Coco Channel; Emma Watson; Tony Robbins; Leonard Cohen; Madonna; Tim Burton Sarah Brightman; Michael Jordan; Prince William; Rosa Parks; Jennifer Aniston; Lucy Liu; Amy Tan; Alice Walker


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