Earth Honouring (Excerpt)

“Fortunately, there remain frail vestiges of ancient matriarchy-based, aboriginal populations — battered, oppressed, and deprived after a millennia of colonisation — scattered over the face of the earth. These cultures, of which the Aborigines of Australia are the oldest and the most pure, may hold, with their mysterious traditions, the instructions for human survival. That survival undoubtedly depends on regaining the connective flow between humanity and earth. The legacy of these cultures is not to be copied and imitated in romantic reactionaryism, but rather their essences must be gleaned and translated into a paradigm for the future …”
~ Robert Lawlor: Earth Honouring

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