Scorpion promises transformation;
however, it is up to you as to whether the change is calm or chaotic.
Scorpion energy is the melding of life and death.
Death must occur for rebirth.
Any change you make must be preceded by the death of something:
an idea, a way of life, or a relationship.
(Remember this is not an actual death of a person.)

Scorpion people are strong and have the ability to inspire.

This totem is chaotic and passionate,
and sexual needs are very strong in Scorpion people.
They often have period of solitariness intermixed
with intense and passionate relationships.
Scorpion brings a warning:  control your passions
so that they do not consume you.

People with this totem often have the ability of psychometry the power of psychic touch.

For the ancient Egyptians, the Scorpion was the symbol of darkness.

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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.