Personal Name Totems, which are typically represented by animals, birds, reptiles, fish, and mythical creatures, etc, are personified life-force energy that the individual specifically vibrates with.
A name totem can help the individual to better understand themselves, their life, and their path within the physical plane of experience.
To exist is to experience, and to expand is to find meaning in the experience.
(Campbell M Gold)
Who Has a Name Totem?
Everyone has a name totem; however, we may not know what it is, or that we even have one.
Personal name totems represent power, knowledge, and understanding that can help us in our quest to be in harmony with all life, especially the inner life.
Totems are not a new concept, and many cultures of the past both understood and used the power of animal totems.
Furthermore, totems can be particularly useful to us today, where it is easy to forget the "natural" rhythms of life and love in our high-tech, sterile, world.
Consequently, you can use your personal name totem to awaken the natural balance with nature and the unfolding universal life-force energy that you already possess.
And thus you can be healthier and happier physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually as you understand, work with, and honour your name totem.
Do I Have the Same Totem All My Life?
No, as we experience, grow, and progress, our totems also change; therefore we need to be able to easily discover, rediscover, and interact with our current totem.
The number of possible totems and their attributes is limitless, and each totem will impart its persona, its strength, its love, and its attributes/lessons as you join and interact with it.
This is a very personal and individual experience, and everything that you receive will be unique to you - that's why discovering your name totem is so special.
When you discover your name totem, it will indeed be a very special experience; and your life will change for the better, if you listen to the councils, and learn the lessons, of your name totem.
How Do I Discover My Name Totem?
There are various ways to discover your name totem:
1) Someone who is attuned to the "spirit world" (an esoteric practitioner or a clairvoyant, etc) may reveal your name totem to you.
2) You may feel a strong affinity to your birth "zodiac animal" (West/East Astrological Zodiac, Chinese zodiac, or Native American zodiac, etc).
3) You may have a recurring, vivid dream about a specific creature that just vibrates with you.
4) The animal may be revealed spontaneously when you are in a relaxed state or meditating.
5) You may feel so spiritually in tune with, and attracted to, a specific animal that you have collected images, carvings, drawings, pictures, and other representations of it. Consequently, the "likeness" of the animal, with its attendant symbology, brings its persona and powers closer to you.
6) There may be a creature that causes you anxiety or fear, which could be your totem if you have lessons to learn that you are resisting or denying.
There's Another Way - Just Listen to the "Discover Your Name Totem" Program
Lay back and be guided into a pleasant state of deep relaxation through voice, the gentle sounds of nature, positive visualisation, and dreamy music ambience.
In this hypnotic state, you will be safely guided through the discovering of your Name Totem - that personified life-force energy that you vibrate with, can call upon, and can be personally strengthened and guided by.
For optimum results this program should be listened to in its entirety.
Even if you fall asleep during the program the desired positive results will still manifest.
This program does not contain any subliminal message elements.
This is a very different kind of hypnosis, and I was surprised at the positive effect it had on me. I particularly enjoy the guided visualisations, and the connection I've established with my Totem. Every time I do the program I discover more about myself, and I always return feeling recharged and ready for the next round of life.
Discover Your Name Totem Program
The Discover Your Name Totem Program contains voice, the gentle sounds of nature, positive visualisation, and dreamy music ambience that will guide you through the special session.
Listen to this program in a time and place where you can give it your full attention and have the freedom to thoroughly relax.
Never listen to this program while driving or operating a machine - it contains a potent relaxation technique that requires you to become deeply and completely relaxed.
Although this technique may be new to you, it is completely safe and natural.
If you are listening before sleeping (recommended), you will drift into a pleasant and restful sleep after the program ends.
Even if you fall asleep during the program, the powerful suggestions will still reach your subconscious mind, have a positive effect, and will manifest maximum results.
Listening to this program at any other time also induces a state of deep relaxation, from which you will return refreshed.
(Time +/- 45 Mins)
Traditional Totems and their Strengths include, but are not limited to:
ANT - determination, group consciousness, patient, self-sacrifice, purposeful, industrious; ANTEATER - curiosity, smells out danger, creates solutions, finds that which is lost; ANTELOPE - intuitive, mental clarity, protective, empathetic, keen vision/eyesight, willing to sacrifice; ARMADILLO - sensitive, peaceful (hates aggression), grounded, trusting, reclusive, neutral, strong boundaries; BADGER - courage, healer, determined, confident, focused; BAT - rebirth, longevity, travel, good listener; BEAR - strength, solitude, focus, self-knowing, power; BEAVER - builder, industrious, determined, strong willed, leader, dreamer, operates at the subconscious level; BEE - communal, creative, able to achieve, organized, industrious, fertile, celebrates and enjoys life and freedom; BIRDS - individuality, freedom of expression, trailblazer; BOAR - prosperity, intelligence, spiritual strength, organised, balanced, fearless; BUFFALO - confidence to achieve goals, abundance, light and life, great strength, blessings, gratitude, consistency, stability, sacred; BULL - great strength and fertility, insight into the past, raw expression and creation, confidence, provision, drives forward; BUTTERFLY - change, love, transformation, balance, grace, higher consciousness; CAMEL - endurance, survival, accomplishment, adaptive, nobility of self and purpose, positive mind-set; CAT - esoteric, magic and mystery, clear perception, agility, independence, guardianship, sensuality, detachment; CHEETAH - insight, focus, brotherhood, self-esteem, moves and acts swiftly; COUGAR - awareness, courage, leadership, loyalty, foresight, takes responsibility; COBRA - swift and decisive, has power of life and death, transformation, links to the infinite and to eternity; COYOTE - intelligence, stealth, wisdom and folly, trickster, how to get free of a trap, skill, sees reality; COW - nurturing and growth, joy, patient, grounded, fertile, love of home, easy going; CRAB - lucky, unorthodox, relaxed and savvy, unpredictable and takes the alternative or unconventional route; CRANE - longevity, intelligent, vigilant, focused, independent, solitude; CROW - shape-shifter, magical, creative, spiritual strength, higher perception and sight, change; DEER - intelligent, intellectual, compassion, sensitivity, empathy, peace, gentleness, caring, graceful, femininity, the guide to adventure; DOG - loyalty, unconditional love, teacher, nobility, guidance, sensory perception, protective; DOLPHIN - communication, harmony, trust, salvation, wisdom, happiness, deep emotion, playful; DRAGON - longevity, prosperity, fertility, wisdom, power, mythic, understands the infinite (large and small); DRAGONFLY - carefree, revelator of paths to new worlds and freedom, imaginative, high aspirations, joy, transformation, potential to break free and to enter new worlds and ways; Duck - sees clearly, understands emotions, familiar of seers, affectionate, community oriented, water energy; EAGLE - divine spirit, connection to the universal consciousness, sacrifice, intelligence, spirit illumination, courage, freedom, spiritual balance, creation and renewal; ELEPHANT - strength, power, affection, intelligence, loyalty, wisdom, reliability, spiritual sense of history, royalty; ELK - Majesty, power, self-determination, ruler; FALCON - leadership, new beginnings, adventure, guardianship, prophecy, passionate; FISH - open mindedness, grace, fertile, lucky, happiness, life transitions, able to flexibly change mind and direction; FLAMINGO - psychic, healing heart, open and honest, has the power of illusion, flirtatious and colourful; FOX - agility, quick-witted, shape-shifting and invisibility, wildness, camouflage, new worlds, supernatural power, a protector, cunning, feminine magic; FROG - abundance, fertility, sensitivity, traditional healing and natural medicine, transformation and rebirth, peace, adaptability, cleansing; GIRAFFE - flexibility, intuition, intelligence, intuition, clairvoyant, beauty, reaches for and achieves goals; GOAT - independent, aloof, diligent, confident and unafraid, lives in the now, virile, sturdy; GOOSE - no unfinished business, safe life journey, return to spirit (etheric) home, vigilant, productive, self-demanding, prudent, teamwork and fellowship; GORILLA - strength and power, wisdom, intelligence, family, protector, eco savvy, peace through aggression; GRASSHOPPER - very good luck, creative, progressive, forward and lateral thinking, virtuous, abundance; HAWK - has visions into the future, is self-determined in all things, lives by own rules, messenger, intuition, healing, recollection, guardianship, cleansing; HERON - self-determined, aggressive, self-reliant, balanced, calm, independent; HIPPO - motherhood and birthing, routines, power, creation, imagination, healing, emotional depth, family protector; HORSE - friendship, freedom, power, stamina, travel, the land, grace, nobility; HUMMINGBIRD - finding joy in all circumstances, happiness, affection, love and light, messenger, timelessness, healing, warrior, energy and vitality, understands infinity; JAGUAR - shape-shifter, power, order from chaos, confidence, manifestation, aggressive drive forward; KANGEROO - drives forward relentlessly, creative, stamina, avoids danger, nurturing, generous; LION - authority, guardian, protector, personal power and energy, courage, strength, ferocity; LLAMA - endurance, curiosity, comforting others, secure, strong, adaptive, hardworking; LYNX - guardian of secrets, listener, guide, aware, intuitive, psychic, unconventional; MEERKAT - precise vision, intuition, courageous, community, feels with heart energy, defines limits and sets boundaries; MOLE - enhanced senses (physical and spiritual), guide, searcher, attracts hidden treasure, understands the underworld; MONGOOSE - courageous, protector/defender, defines limits and sets boundaries, cleansing, guided forward by the heart, rebellious, impulsive, authentic; MONKEY - ability to change the environment, health, success, understands duality and opposites (light and dark, spirit and mundane, etc), energy, curiosity, agility, swiftness; MOOSE - longevity, wisdom, steadfastness, self-esteem, primal feminine energy, headstrong; MOUSE - innocence, scrutiny and eye for detail, order, super sensitive and aware, grounded, temerity; OCTOPUS - free-spirit, intelligent, traveller, camouflage, reclusive, nocturnal; OPOSSUM - intelligent, life-smart, sensible and grounded, group-minded, uses strategy and deception, surprising and unpredictable; OSTRICH - practical, grounder, understands truth and spiritual truth, strong sense of justice, avoidant, prone to denial; OTTER - curiosity, joy, playful, helpful, dynamic, friendly, love of young, sensibility without suspicion, sharing; OWL - magic, wisdom, can read the Akashic Records, intuition and insight, messenger, secrets, freedom, stealth, deception; OX - strength, magical, faith, self-denial, sacrifice, chastity, humility, enduring; PANTHER - valour, grace, swift action, protection, hidden emotions, careful decisions, caution, introspection, multi-dimensional; PARROT - guide to wisdom, prophesy, communication, verbosity beauty, language, mockery; PEACOCK - immortality, self-confidence, self-esteem, dignity, knowledge, beauty, refinement, sexuality, pride; PELICAN - responsible, resilient, unselfish, able to rise above adversity, friendly, responsible, engenders safety, camaraderie, bounty; PENGUIN - confidence, self-discipline, order, purpose, community-minded, grace, spiritual, change, agility; PIG - prosperity, intelligence, spiritual strength, organised, balanced, fearless; PIGEON - perseverance to achieve goals; PORCUPINE - imagination, innocence, curious, trust, companionship, good-natured, not-interference; PRAIRIE DOG - industrious, swiftness, preparedness, constructive, shares common goals, likes to have a secure special place to retreat into, family, stick-to-it-ness; PUMA - travel companion and guide to other worlds, mystic, grace and silent spiritual power; QUAIL - creator of harmony and group tolerance, protective (especially towards the young), group work and team player; RABBIT - artistic, creative, love, vigilance, fertility, joyful, lives by own wits, can displace fear; RACCOON - explorer, dexterity, curiosity, disguise, night vision, cleanliness; RAM - stoic, sensitive, imaginative, persevering, curious, adventure and power, new beginnings, change, life-force energy; RAT - intelligence, drive, wealth, success, fertility, stealth, scavenging, loves luxury; RAVEN - psychic, transformational, spirit messenger, free spirit, divination, expresses everything in freedom magical, self-realised, introspective, courageous; RHINOCEROUS - Wisdom, longevity, freedom, good judgement, insight, solid, stamina; ROOSTER - new beginnings, sexual prowess, persistence, honesty, strength, flamboyant, ambitious, has drive, cocky, eager, watchful; SALMON - proud, rebirth, spiritual desire, determined, wisdom, intense, confident, has the power to overcome and to achieve; SCORPION - death and rebirth, transforming, strong, inspiring, chaotic, passionate, altered perception, seduction, sexual energy; SEAGULL - creative, resourceful, creative, free spirit, opportunistic, versatile, loud, easy going, can be lazy; SEAHORSE - free-spirit, seeker of knowledge, traveller to new realms, confidence, grace; SEAL - balance, intuition, love, creative imagination, dreamer, very lucky, protects during any period of change; SHARK - saviour, guardian, prowess, perpetual motion and travel, hunter, survivor, always working and active, recognises warning signs; SKUNK - strength, presence, reputation, demands respect, sensual, steady, pacifist, relaxed and takes their time; SNAIL - sensitive, protective, intuitively aware, solitary, gentle and tender nature, healing, understands and responds to time and cycles; SNAKE - primal energy, impulsive, rebirth, transformation, shrewdness, rebirth, wisdom, healing, initiation; SPIDER - wisdom, balance, creativity, communication, understands cycles and seasons, crafty, fatalistic, protector, networker; SQUIRREL - planner, trust, preparedness, gatherer, awareness, prudent, resourceful, energetic, sociable, playful; STAG - nobility, monarch of the forest, masculine power of regeneration, giver and interpreter of signs; SWAN - dreams, transformation, beauty, elegance, love, soul aware and psychic, balance, innocence; TIGER - strength, valour, power, reservoir of energy, devotion, tactful, royalty, illuminated, unpredictable, passion, sexual energy, confidence and self-worth; TOAD - inner strength, very lucky, self-examines, makes informed decisions; TURKEY - virility, generosity, life-giver, sharer, abundance, blessings, pride, sacrifice; TURTLE - longevity, endurance, opportunity, strength, innocence, nurturer, shy, protective, patience; UNICORN - dreamer, purity, innocence, gentle, personal power to transform, gentle, spirit vision, unlocks other realms; WEASEL - strength, ingenuity, energy, wild and ferocious, aggressive, commanding; WHALE - wisdom, provision, intelligence, creation, awakening, sings the song of the spirit-self, kindness, deep spiritual awareness, nurturing, life navigator, good communicator; WOLF - freedom of spirit, discipline, loyalty, perseverance, kindness, spiritual, powerful need for freedom, often a loner; WOODPECKER - determination, sensitive, devotion, protective, psychic and prophetic, balance, able to progress through self-determination; ZEBRA - individuality, clarity of vision, balance, need of motion and travel, illusion, instinct, wild and a free-spirit, communal, social, playful.
To further explore and understand your Totem, consider using the Developing Intuition Hypnosis Program