When was the last time you sat by a fire? It is such a simple tradition that is so rich in healing – offering us a true sense of being and inviting us to let go of our conditioning in true presence. In this episode, join me by the fire for an intimate meditation in which we explore the nature of our “identity,” sexuality, energy flow, and enlightenment. This article is intended to outline the key points, but I highly recommend that you download the meditation and enjoy it in full to get the best experience. This meditation is rich and powerful and is something to be experienced: light a candle or build a fire and join me on an inner journey.(more…)
There truly is a place inside of you where you feel completely free – in complete bliss and in connection to all that lives. Where you can truly experience love in the moment, stillness, joy, and happiness – yet experience your endless possibilities of creation while you are here on this planet – all simultaneously. And of all the things we can do in life, this may be one of the greatest goals: to be completely and deeply in the moment, full of love and light and joy and surrender and in connection to who we truly are. Yet at the same time, going for the goals you wish to achieve. Not because you have to achieve them, but simply because you enjoy going after them.(more…)
When you set a goal, be super clear about your INTENTION behind that goal. Your future is not created by a goal that you write down on paper – it’s created based on what you are living as your truth in this moment. And what you are living in this moment will help you achieve your wildest dreams.(more…)
Intention is the steering wheel of your universe; the slightest turn of the wheel can set you on a completely different course with dramatically altered outcomes. Intention is not just motivating your actions – it’s hardwired into your DNA and soul. Jesse van der Velde shares how intention paved the way for his path as an entrepreneur and guides you in exploring:
- When you set a goal, do you feel pure joy?
- Why are you truly looking to achieve that goal?
At a time when so much is happening in our world, it can be easy to let the news drive us into fear and submission, distracting us from our relationship to the Great Spirit. But the thing is, you don’t need to build the pyramids to be closer to the gods. In fact, we can access our infinity through our very own breath. Join me in a sacred Shamanic Fire Breathing practice and reconnect with the Star Nations.(more…)
Restlessness is an urgency that drives many entrepreneurs to take action and achieve. But is there really a choice in restlessly reacting to problems? Entrepreneur Jesse van der Velde teaches the art of “switching,” the ability to find peace with our inner restlessness and “switch,” at will, to a state of surrender.
- Do you meditate because you anticipate higher productivity?
- What does “surrender” mean to you?
- How willing are you to let go of who you think you are?
Many of us spend our life searching for a “father” figure – searching for someone to offer the mentorship and guidance in understanding our place in the world and how to navigate it. Entrepreneur Jesse van der Velde intimately shares his own personal quest for a Father figure and how sacred plant medicines guided that journey.
- Why are you searching for a father figure?
- What are you living in anticipation of?
- What is your relationship with God and spirituality?
One of the life principles that the Q’ero shamans live by is when you call upon the Great Spirit (or “God,” as we refer to him in our Western religions), the Great Spirit will always answer.
However if Spirit calls on you, then YOU answer as well.(more…)
Who are you and where did you come from? Entrepreneur Jesse van der Velde guides you on a path of remembering your soul’s source and discovering how this path of remembering can inform not just your life but your day-to-day business.
- Why do you own a business?
- When you die, what is it that you’d like to leave behind?
- How can your business serve a larger mission?
- How can remembering your truth align with your day-to-day business?
Our time on Earth is an experiment: everything is provided for us not just physically, but also emotionally. But – we are also here with an EGO – what are we going to do with that? Entrepreneur Jesse van der Velde shares insights from his path in sacred plant medicine and how it has influenced his path of becoming – as a person and entrepreneur.
- What is your life’s work about?
- How are you going to walk this planet?
- What is your life’s work a reflection of?