1. Initiating the rite
music signal, bells, group meditation etc.
2. Statement of purpose
purification, meditation, or other means to prepare participant(s)
4. Creating Ritual Space
by any means appropriate to participant(s).
5. The call
Restatement of the purpose of the rite
Affirmation of participant(s) right
contemplate on the call, reason for ritual, need etc.
7. Seasonal/Event Specific Customs
finalizing the “sending” portion of the rite
by any means appropriate to the participant(s)
most secular rites should include some working, may be as complicated or as simple as the participant(s) and need require
13. Opening Ritual Space