Purple (Magical/Animistic Meme)

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Jon was speaking to Whole Life Whole World Founder, James Blacker.

Purple – Magical/Animistic Meme – starting 50,000 years ago

Basic theme: Keep the spirits happy and the tribe’s nest warm and safe

  • Obeys the desires of the spirit being and mystical signs
  • Shows allegiance to cheif, elders, ancestors, and the clan
  • Individual subsumed in group
  • Preserve sacred objects, places, events, and memories
  • Observes rites of passage, seasonal cycles, and tribal customs