Shamanism and Spirituality in Therapeutic Practice: An Introduction

2012-09-30 12:16:33

By Christa Mackinnon

Shamanism and Spirituality in Therapeutic Practice: An Introduction by Christa MackinnonThis book discloses how indigenous traditions can be adjusted to offer practitioners a highly effective repertoire of insights, psycho-spiritual approaches and therapeutic tools. The underlying concepts and world-views of indigenous and contemporary shamanism are explained and tied in with current developments in psychology and science.


Shamanic Trance in Modern Kabbalah

2012-08-29 18:45:13

By Jonathan Garb

Shamanic Trance in Modern Kabbalah by Jonathan GarbBringing to light a hidden chapter in the history of modern Judaism, Shamanic Trance in Modern Kabbalah explores the shamanic dimensions of Jewish mysticism. Jonathan Garb integrates methods and models from the social sciences, comparative religion, and Jewish studies to offer a fresh view of the early modern kabbalists and their social and psychological contexts.


A Druid's Tale

2012-08-02 00:26:34

By Cat Treadwel

A DruidWhat do people think of when they hear the word Druidry? What makes a Druid? What do they do? Having been a practicing Druid for over ten years, Cat Treadwell wondered too. This book answers some of those questions. Cat has compiled and expanded on the common queries (So, do you worship the sun?) as well as the day-to-day aspects of Druidry as a lived path. She reveals how Druidry is constantly evolving to be relevant and accessible in the modern world.


Yanantin and Masintin in the Andean World: Complementary Dualism in Modern Peru

2012-06-29 12:42:53

By Hillary S. Webb

Yanantin and Masintin in the Andean World: Complementary Dualism in Modern Peru by Hillary S. WebbYanantin and Masintin in the Andean World is an eloquently written autoethnography in which researcher Hillary S. Webb seeks to understand the indigenous Andean concept of yanantin or "complementary opposites." One of the most well-known and defining characteristics of indigenous Andean thought, yanantin is an adherence to a philosophical model based on the belief that the polarities of existence (such as male/ female, dark/light, inner/outer) are interdependent and essential parts of a harmonious whole.


The Shaman And Snow White: Ayahuasca, San Pedro, Shamanic States Of Consciousness And Certificate 18 Healing

2012-05-25 14:47:31

By Simon Ralli Robinson

The Shaman And Snow White: Ayahuasca, San Pedro, Shamanic States Of Consciousness And Certificate 18 Healing by Simon Ralli RobinsonCertificate 18 healing; the most terrifying, explicit, no-holds-barred experience it is possible to endure. With no off-switch. The Shaman and Snow White offers the chance for psychologists and spiritual explorers to gain a deep insight and initiation into this mysterious shamanic cognitive domain.
As well as providing a comprehensive scientific and phenomenological treatment of the visions and ceremonies, including 25 personal testimonies of San Pedro, the book also explores the nature of consciousness, the cosmos of the shaman, the Tao, and the quantum theories of wholeness of David Bohm.