Brian Madigan

October 28, 2020

I Keep Hearing About Connecting. How Does it Work?

A question I often get from friends, and new clients, when I’m talking about Ifa is “What is “connecting”, and how do I go about doing […]
October 4, 2020

A Look at Spiritual Awakening Through an Ifa Lens.

When you think about spiritual awakening an ancient shamanic tradition is probably the last thing on your mind. That’s because these ancient traditions didn’t understand the […]
August 26, 2020

Polyamory – What Does Ifa Have to Say

I’ve been coming to terms with my own polyamorous nature for a few years now so I thought this month I’d write about my experiences as […]
July 29, 2020
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What Does an Ifa Practice Look Like?

This month we’re going to explore Ifa practice. It’s something I do a lot of in my coaching practice. What that work looks like is as […]
July 2, 2020

But if the Universe is Benevolent, How Could this Happen? A Collective Understanding

This month we’ll continue to consider the Ifa belief in a benevolent Universe and how it applies to our collective experience of the pandemic. In other […]
May 26, 2020

But if the Universe is Benevolent, How Could this Happen? A Personal Understanding

In Ifa we believe in a benevolent Universe. If we are to accept that our current crisis fits into that framework we must look more deeply […]
April 28, 2020

Physical Issues Require Physical Solutions: What Prayer Can and Can’t Do to Help Us

A couple of months ago I finished a series of posts about the dangers of magical thinking. It’s more important than ever to understand how prayer […]
April 1, 2020

When Looking for a Home in Any Tradition Make Sure Your Community Embraces Who You Really Are.

There are many people who start researching Ifa and discover rampant homophobia. This month I thought it would be useful to clarify what’s going on. At […]
February 26, 2020

Which of the Eternal Energies of the Universe do You Resonate Most With?

In Ifa we work with a number of Universal energies known as the Orisa. We believe that everyone makes a series of choices before they’re conceived […]