Animal Totems/Animal Guides/Power Animals
Totem Animals have 2 meanings; The Animal Totem is shared by a family, a clan, or a group. This has been a natural way of life for indigenous people.
Animal Spirit Guides, are Animals that teach us and grow with us, empowering us as Spirit Helpers and Healers These two terms are used often as the same although there are subtle difference in their meaning.
The origin of Power Animals is from the Shamanism culture. They are used for Journey's altered states, meditations, and are highly personal, as they travel with you and reflect your own energy.
"One of My Power Animal is The Black Panther"