Discover the wisdom of the wild... and the depths within yourself.
From the best-selling author of The Illustrated Herbiary comes a lushly illustrated guide to the symbolism of the animal kingdom, with beguiling profiles of 36 mammals, birds, reptile and insects, along with oracle cards, rituals and reflections to shape readers' meditations.
People across cultures and through the centuries have felt a spiritual, symbolic connection to animals. In The Illustrated Bestiary, author and spiritual wellness guide Maia Toll turns the insight and wisdom that birthed The Illustrated Herbiary - her best-selling volume on the mystical power of plants - to the animal kingdom. Through profiles highlighting 36 animals' most meaningful traits, Toll explores how those qualities can illuminate our habits, guide our intentions and inform our actions.
Includes 9 cardstock sheets, making 36 oracle cards, in a bound-in envelope