Cosmovision + Culture

Essays and interviews sharing insights from ancestral and modern cosmologies, cultures, languages, and ecologies. Understandings of interrelationship—both past and present.

Nourishment without Dieting: An Interview with Hortencia Jiménez
Cosmovision + Culture

Nourishment without Dieting: An Interview with Hortencia Jiménez

Dismantling diet culture by trusting ancestral foods and your body’s natural wisdom.

Words by Hortencia Jiménez
We Are the Medicine! The Feminine Power to Heal Our Communities. Three Perspectives, Three Hearts, One Medicine.
Cosmovision + Culture

We Are the Medicine! The Feminine Power to Heal Our Communities. Three Perspectives, Three Hearts, One Medicine.

Excerpts from the special event featuring stories of Indigenous feminine wisdom.

Words by Patricia Chicueyi Coatl, Dr. Fuifuilupe Niumeitolu, Pepe Santamaría, and Corrina Gould
Run4Salmon: A 300-Mile Prayer
Cosmovision + Culture

Run4Salmon: A 300-Mile Prayer

Honoring salmon, water, and sacred migration: Gavin Van Horn’s interview with Xicana Indígena activist Niria Alicia about the Run4Salmon prayer journey. With audio.

Niria Alicia with Gavin Van Horn
Kindred Spirits and Blossoming on Our Path of Destiny: Empowerment in Times of Change
Cosmovision + Culture

Kindred Spirits and Blossoming on Our Path of Destiny: Empowerment in Times of Change

How might we empower ourselves and even thrive in times of change? Nonprofit leader, consultant, and Toltec energy healer Brenda Salgado says that finding kinship—with both humans and other beings—is key.

Brenda Salgado
Decolonize, Ecologize, and Indigenize
Cosmovision + Culture

Decolonize, Ecologize, and Indigenize

How might ecology inform the practice and models of DEI? José González, educator and founder of Latino Outdoors, shares his ideas, art, and metaphors.

José G. González
Revisiting Sandra Cisneros’s “Guadalupe the Sex Goddess”
Cosmovision + Culture

Revisiting Sandra Cisneros’s “Guadalupe the Sex Goddess”

An exploration of ways Guadalupe is being recast and reclaimed in Xicanx/Latinx youth culture.

Natalie Solis
Sunkissed: Seed, Root, Stem, Leaf
Cosmovision + Culture

Sunkissed: Seed, Root, Stem, Leaf

Patricia Chicueyi Coatl weaves memories, teachings from the Nahua cosmovision, and wisdom for our bodies in this reflective essay.

Words by Patricia Chicueyi Coatl
Nepantla Lessons for Transformation
Cosmovision + Culture

Nepantla Lessons for Transformation

AnaLouise Keating, editor of Light in the Dark/Luz en lo oscuro, shares what we can learn from Gloria Anzaldúa's theory of nepantla.

AnaLouise Keating
All My Relations / Nepantla, or the Human Condition
Cosmovision + Culture

All My Relations / Nepantla, or the Human Condition

How do you say “all my relations” in Nahuatl? Scholar, healing practitioner, and Nahuatl speaker Chicueyi Coatl explains the meaning of the word nepantla.

Patricia Chicueyi Coatl
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9 Moons Series by Xochi Quetzalli of Spirit Medicines

Cosmic Rebirthing Series—9 Month Womxn's Intensive (Starts Jan. or Apr.)
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Events + Collaborations

Event (Feb. 12 + 19) – Special Diaspora Session: Plain Weave and Cacao

Learn backstrap weaving from Doña Lidia, a Kaqchikel Maya master weaver from San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemaya. Organized by Kakaw Designs.
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Events + Collaborations

Get the Video “We Are The Medicine!” and Support Land Rematriation

Watch the full talk from Patricia Chicueyi Coatl, Dr. Fuifuilupe Niumeitolu, Pepe Santamaría, and more.
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Healers + Energy Workers

Metztli Healing

Tarot reading, natal chart readings, pláticas

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