Chac: The Rain God

2008-10-27 13:45:10

By Rolando Klein

Chac: The Rain God by Rolando Klein"Chac: The Rain God" is based on ritual and legends from the Popul Vuh. This gorgeous film, shot in the Chiapas region of Mexico by Chilean director Rolando Klein, focuses on a small Tzeltal village during a terrible drought. Desperate for relief, thirteen men set out on a quest to save their people from starvation with a Diviner who takes them far from their own land on a strange journey. "Chac" is magical, mystical and intensely visual. A dazzling portrait of a Native American spiritual quest.

Alchemical Healing

2008-07-31 14:50:05

By Nicki Scully

Alchemical Healing by Nicki ScullyThe ancient art and science of alchemy is emerging as one of the most powerful tools for transforming our reality. Alchemical Healing the comprehensive contemporary form developed by world acclaimed teacher author and healer Nicki Scully is an important vehicle for those looking for healing tools personal growth and spiritual awakening.
Alchemical Healing combines energetic healing techniques with shamanic principles to provide integrated and balanced healing and growth processes.

Carlos Castaneda - Enigma of a Sorcerer (2004)

2008-06-30 15:13:59

By Ralph Torjan

Carlos Castaneda - Enigma of a Sorcerer (2004) by Ralph TorjanA best selling author for 30 years Carlos Castaneda inspired millions to break free from social dogma fueling controversy over his work's authenticity and assertions of perceiving non-ordinary reality. Genius guru cult leader or fraud? No one really knows. Over three years in the making this shocking expose' explores Castaneda's mythic impact and controversial teachings. Candid interviews backed with dazzling animation and experimental footage offer an intense visual and intellectual experience.

Shamans of the Amazon

2008-06-02 13:33:55

By Dean Jeffery

Shamans of the Amazon by Dean JefferyIn a time when indigenous people their culture and the natural environment are experiencing dramatic changes this in-depth series of programs examine what these SHAMANS OF THE AMAZON their hallucinogenic rituals and their special relationship with nature have to offer humanity at this crucial time in history. Discover how westerners around the world are using Ayahuasca and other Shamanic plants to receive knowledge to understand their relationship with nature and to seek visions of how best to deal with deep personal spiritual and environmental questions.

Shamans of Siquijor: The Healers

2008-05-01 07:43:57

By R. Brillantes

Shamans of Siquijor: The Healers by R. BrillantesOver 300 miles south of the Philippine capital of Manila lies the tropical island of Siquijor, famous for its traditional healers, sorcerers, and witches. "Shamans of Siquijor" follows three healers to learn about their practices and beliefs. With guidance from the supernatural world, healers cure illnesses using medicinal herbs, incantations, a magical prayer wheel, and other means. The documentary is an introduction to this healing culture. Is folk healing still valuable for the social and spiritual life of the community or just a dying relic of old traditions?