Hippopotamus lives in Water, the ancient realm of birth,
power, creation, imagination, and healing. 
Hippopotamus brings an awakening of our higher sensibilities. 
It enables lucid dreaming and spirit contact. 
Hippopotamus is a link to the spiritual, artistic and healing realms of water. 
It teaches you how to be strong in all of them. 
Learning to control powerful creative energies is the lesson that Hippopotamus gives you.


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Some of the information on this webpage was derived from the following sources:
Sans, Jamie & Carson, David.  Medicine Cards: the Discovery of Power Through the Way of Animals.  Santa Fe, NM. 1988.  Print.
Andrews, Ted. Animal-speak: the Spiritual & Magical Powers of Creatures Great & Small. Woodbury, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1993. Print.
Andrews, Ted.  Animal-Wise: the Spirit Language and Signs of Nature.  Woodbury, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1999. Print.
D. J. Conway.  Animal Magick: the Art of Recognizing & Working with Familiars. Woodbury, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 2003. Print.
Farmer, Steven D.  Animal Spirit Guides.  Hayhouse Inc., 2006.  Print.