Morgana Rae & Charmed Life Coaching, Inc.

make money by putting LOVE first

Make Money FALL IN LOVE with you!!

Learn the fastest and most effective
process to remove the blocks that keep
you from being irresistible to money.

Unlock the flow of wealth into your life…
sign up for this FREE four-part video series.

Your information is SAFE with us. We will not share, sell, rent, tease, annoy or otherwise abuse your personal information in any way…

From Armenia with Love

I fell in love with Armenia. One of the most ancient, complicated, delicious, beautiful, magical and tragic centers of the world.

When I was telling my friends about my trip, I jokingly said Devin and I were going to the “land all lovers go to: Armenia.”  Now I think there’s some truth there.

Take a look at this picture from my first day:

Devin and Morgana rings

(Holding hands and walking through these rings are supposed to ensure a lifetime of happy love together.)

Armenia opened my heart.

It’s a land covered with the rusted skeletons of huge Soviet factories that closed suddenly in 1991, on the day the Soviet Union ceased to be. Suddenly Armenia was without jobs, without gas, without infrastructure. Thousands of houses in the mountainous northern region of Armenia were mere shacks. Scant protection against the 40 degrees minus winter weather. It was like going back in time to the 19th century and earlier. Functioning copper mines and factoriess have sat dormant for over 30 years, a total waste of resources. And the country has suffered economically, while sitting on top of all this untapped wealth.

At the same time, the landscape will take your breath away. As well as the food and music and art. And the people.

There’s wealth and abundance everywhere: ripe fruits and vegetables in every yard.  Armenia has unbelievably rich history of paganism, Zoroatrianism, and Christianity (Armenia was the first country in the world to become a Christian Nation) in its hundreds of temples and churches and monasteries. And seeing the physical reality of the Ararat Mountains (of Noah’s Ark fame) was amazing.

And Goddess folk songs, rituals, and traditions are still well and alive in this Orthodox Christian country…

My visit to the Armenian Genocide Museum opened my eyes and completely broke my heart. The parallels to Third Reich’s “Final Solution” hit me in the face–the mirror terms and techniques for brutally wiping out an entire population–shocked me. Given my family history with the Holocaust, I suddenly felt like an Armenian myself.

Armenia’s capital city of Yerevan is gorgeous. It’s a city I wish I had more days to just walk around. Modern. Cosmopolitan. Beautiful architecture (old and new), art, and shopping… it’s a gorgeous city!  Romantic.

Devin and Morgana Love in Yerevan

And the biggest surprise: if you ever have medical trouble, especially eye related, I’d strongly recommend Yerevan as a “medical tourism” destination!

One of the members of my tour, “Bill,” had a medical emergency in Yerevan. He suddenly went blind in one eye. (I was speaking to him, took a walk to the pharmacy, came back 15 minutes later and he was already on his way to the hospital, built back in Soviet times.) 

The hospital has a state-of-the-art eye clinic. With a nurse to patient ration of 1 to 1. (Try finding that in the States!)  Bill was fully-examined, met with the doctors, got a CAT Scan and an MRI for his eye (MRIs for the eye is such new technology–the latest thing. Bill’s eye doctor back in America was blown away.)  And on Day 2, Bill met with one of Moscow’s top eye surgeons, who determined the surgery was not necessary at this time. Bill’s eye sight was saved, and he’ll get follow up care with his doctor at home.

Total out of pocket expense for 2 days of top-of-the line medical care? $200.

Amazing, huh?

I just love love love Armenia. Here are some of my favorite pictures.


Our hotel at the center of Yerevan:


The church at Sevan Lake

   IMG_0447 IMG_0457 IMG_0456 IMG_0455  


Cave Church

IMG_0573 IMG_0572 IMG_0570 IMG_0568 IMG_0556 IMG_0548 IMG_0538 IMG_0536 IMG_0533 IMG_0532 IMG_0527 IMG_0525 IMG_0519


Garni Temple to Helios

IMG_0496 IMG_0494 IMG_0493 IMG_0485 IMG_0474 IMG_0472 IMG_0468 IMG_0466 IMG_0465 IMG_0463


Ararat Mountains

IMG_0460    IMG_0585

Soviet style dining room in Dilijan




IMG_0416 IMG_0410  IMG_0404 IMG_0401 IMG_0400 IMG_0394 IMG_0385 IMG_0384 IMG_0382 IMG_0380 IMG_0379 IMG_0378 IMG_0377 IMG_0376 IMG_0375 IMG_0374 IMG_0373 IMG_0371 IMG_0370 IMG_0369

IMG_0378 IMG_0379  IMG_0583


Armenian Earth Goddess Harvest/New Year songs, dances and rituals:

IMG_0774 IMG_0773 IMG_0760

With a super short video:



And silly girlfriend photos of lunch with a handsome man:

IMG_0799 IMG_0798 IMG_0797 IMG_0795 IMG_0794 lunch with Devin


we_mag_morgana MORGANA RAE is an international #1 best selling author, pioneer in personal development, and regarded to be the world’s leading Relationship with Money coach. Morgana’s groundbreaking program for attracting wealth has featured her on ABC-TV, PBS, CNN, NPR, United Press International and The Wall Street Journal online. Learn how to become a Money Magnet with her FREE 4-part video gift series. Fill out your name in the form at the top of the page. (We promise not to share your info!)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright 2013 Morgana Rae… OBVIOUSLY.
Wanna reprint it for your blog or e-zine? Cool! Just post a “written by Morgana Rae” credit, and tell your readers to get my FREE Money Magnet Video Gift at Thanks!

Join the VIP Club

VIP Club

FREE MEMBERSHIP to Morgana's “VIP List” for weekly tips, FREE teleclasses and the ultimate INSIDE SCOOP on upcoming events and favorite resources.

Your information is SAFE with us. We will not share, sell, rent, tease, annoy or otherwise abuse your personal information in any way...