"...rather than water being a place that you go to or a resource that you use what happens when we view water as an entity that you know?"
Sacred Waters: Exploring the Protection of Florida’s Fluid Landscapes— Dr. Victoria Machado explores the intersection of spirituality and water issues by examining Florida's present day environmental movement.
"... at first, I thought worshiping water was strange and then I thought it isn't about literally worshiping water, it's about making water sacred and important in order to protect it."
Dr. Machado investigates in this study what it means to care for the water and how different beliefs, practices, and stories can help us rethink how we understand this vital resource.
"... how we view our relationship with water isn't limited to the religious or the spiritual or things that might seem a little outside or removed from us or removed from our comfort zones. Instead ,it gives us a more holistic outlook for solving future problems..."
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