This is a form I use with my Beikes-in training ( IKENS) ,helping to understand what and why
Taino Ritual Worksheet
Type of Ritual: circle one
Seasonal ….. Rites of passage ….. Celebration ….. Consultation ….. Visualization …..
Is it a shark dance,a fullmoon,a solstice ,what is it
Type Details: ______________________________________________________________________
Purpose of Ritual: is it spring, a marriage what ?
Special Ritual Items : do we need a shark ,a coa what ?
Preparations/Alter Setups : indoors ,outdoors? how many participants ( best guess )
Answer How and Why
1 Opening/greeting :
2 Calling /Invoke :
3 Raising Manna :
4 Primary Ritual Act :
5 Offering / Release :
6 Rebound of Manna :
7 Gratitudes :
8 Dismissals of Deities :
9 Grounding the Energy :
10 Close Ritual Space :
11 Release group or Social time :
12 Take down/Cleanup:
What was impressionable?
What was impressionable to participants ? Ask them!
if anyone wants one you can send me an email so I can send you a PDF
this go's with my article on good ceremonial structure