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bōt ulfr / WULF > BótulfR
This name derives from the Old Norse “BótulfR,” composed of two elements: “bōt” (advantage, benefit, profit, relief, salvation, remedy, atonement, amends, expiation) plus “ulfr” (wolf). In turn, the name means “one who takes benefits and remedies from wolves.” 1) Botwulf of Thorney was an English abbot and saint. He is the patron saint of travelers and the various aspects of farming. His feast day is celebrated either on 17 June (England) or 25 June (Scotland), and his translation falls on 1 December. 2) Botulf Botulfsson († 1311), from Gottröra, Uppland, was a Swedish man burned at stake for heresy. His is the only confirmed case of execution for apostasy in Sweden. The Catholic Church of heresy accused him after having denied that the wine and bread of the communion was the blood and body of Christ.


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Numerological Values: #9

A number 9 person is humane and selfless. Compassion, tolerance, idealism and sensitivity are the hallmarks of number 9. Number 9 individuals often give unselfishly to others.

Chakra Number: #9
Chakra "Pineal Gland"

The Pineal Gland is about the size of a pea, and is in the center of the brain in a tiny cave behind and above the pituitary gland which lies a little behind the root of the nose. It is located directly behind the eyes, attached to the third ventricle. This chakra is also known as the upper dan tien. The ninth chakra is an interesting chakra in that it is in this chakra that all the Christ abilities lie dormant, waiting to be released and used in the outer and inner worlds. The shift in focus at this time is toward that Christ energy and the accompanying abilities that go along with it. Hence, a great deal of work and energy is now being sent into physical reality to help the individual open up and expand this energy center.

Color meaning: Gold

It is no surprise that gold symbolizes wealth used wisely, but it is also the symbol of good health. People who favor the color gold are optimistic. The Tibetan Buddhist believes in 5 sacred stones: the crystal for light, turquoise for infinity of sea and sky, coral for life and form, gold for the golden ray of the sun, silver for the light of the moon. Gold is intimately linked with Divinity and those gods associated with the Sun. It symbolizes wealth and success.

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