I thought maybe I dont know really for sure this image of the reindeer with Santa ties in with Santa as a shaman, because Santa brings gifts, and these are societies that I would say are survival- and gift-oriented, peaceful and giving, and they are always thanking the reindeer goddess.
Intrigued? Learn more at Leonards lecture, Following the Reindeer Goddess: A Winter Solstice Journey, where shell share more of her extensive knowledge of the reindeer goddess. It takes place tonight at 7 p.m. at First Divine Science Church, 1400 Williams Street. Admission is $10 to $15; for information, visit http://jungsocietyofcolorado.org or call 303-575-1055.
Fri., Dec. 5, 2008