The Crystal Diva offers shamanic solutions and services through our resident Babaylan. Babaylan is a Visayan term for SHAMAN. This particular type of shaman specializes in communicating, appeasing, or harnessing the spirits. He is a Filipino religious leader, who functions not only as a shaman, but also as a healer, a seer and a "miracle-worker".
An ancient method of cleansing and purification - either distant or face to face. This ritual is performed for 7 days.
An ancient Babaylan practice designed to re-draw palm lines or marks to avert accidents, misfortunes, poverty, illness and karmic patterns.
A method of "small payment" when asking a special favor from the spirits.
Batakdungan is a Babaylan way of soul healing and retrieval. The purpose of this ancient practice is to gather as much of our life force as possible in order for us to live our lives to the greatest degree that we can as human beings. It effectively restores lost fragments of the soul to make us whole again.
An ancient practice of offering to the spirits in order for them to bless a land or a property, and to answer a person's prayers and requests. According to folk Filipino beliefs, this rite is also a way of purchasing the land from the land spirits where a person is building his home or business. Moreover, this practice is believed to prevent unfortunate incidents from happening.
A food offering, banquet or feast for the spirits which is served on a ‘banig’ or ‘bilao’. This ritual is being performed by moving the banig or bilao from certain directions called “patulod – tulod” while invoking the spirits to aid in fulfilling a person’s wish or desire. The person who is moving the banig should feel its weight becoming heavier, which signifies that the spirits are already partaking in the feast.
A ritual that invokes a person's spirit guides to bestow prosperity & wealth, affluence, and happiness upon the person.
A way of invoking the spirits for supplications / intentions through a series of candle burning for 30 days or until the intention is fully granted.
The Babaylan with their authority, summons the ancestors of the person to appease or please them by means of offerings, which may remove generational / ancestral curses, the Babaylan also asks the ancestors to give blessings and guidance to the family, this may also enlighten the souls of the ancestors
A Babaylan method of Karmic Detox, a transformative process. The underlying dynamics are complex but the end-result is magical. Sometimes it is as if an entire problem, something that has been troubling you your entire life, has just disappeared without a trace. You can't get in touch with the old feelings anymore; you can't even remember how bad you felt, how angry, how victimized. You are just over it. With enhanced energy, clarity, and ease, you are suddenly FREE.