Grounded-ness and connection to the earth; Ability to discern what is nourishing and life supporting.

  • Satisfaction, safety
  • Worry/pensiveness, singing
  • Intellect, needs
  • Peacemaker, mediator

PHYSICAL digestion, immunity

EMOTIONAL sympathy, hypersensitivity

MENTAL worry, overthinking

SPIRITUAL embodiment

– allows us to feel safe and protected
– dissolves guilt and fear and purifies the Body/Mind

– helps us to restore and replenish perfect health after attack and crisis
– dissolves feelings of separation from self and others while maintaining our own unique and individual integrity

Hermit Crab
– being ‘at home’ wherever we are and in whatever circumstances we find ourselves
– promotes the feeling of contentment and the ability to be alone

– dissolves worry and incessant thinking
– helps us to feel grounded, nourished and secure

– for safety and psychic protection
– dissolves obsessions and compulsive behaviour

In a nutshell:

  • Ability to digest experience.
  • Ability to have clear boundaries.
  • Groundedness and connection to the earth.
  • Ability to discern what is nourishing and life supporting.