Tree Dressing

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What This Image Means To Me...: Over the last 30 years of visiting Avebury, the revival of tree dressing is taking place, as in the case of this oak tree on the footpath to West Kennet long Burrow. Ribbons blowing in the wind while looking back towards Silbury Hill.

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Silbury Hill, Avebury,
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Re: Tree Dressing

Hello. I've read that as the cloth scraps tied near healing wells shred away through time, the ailment for which they were hung is expected to diminish. But all cloths aren't tied for healing, so please describe some other intentions of this practice. Be well, Hazel

Re: Tree Dressing

Wow makes me really miss not makinging home in this life!