Brant Secunda has dedicated his life towards preserving the Huichol tradition as a living culture by working to integrate the ancient tools into the modern world. Members of the international medical, religious and educational communities, including the World Health Organization, have recognized Brant’s commitment and knowledge by inviting him to be a featured speaker, workshop leader, and participant at various conferences worldwide. Moreover, Brant Secunda has created and maintains a working model for preserving Huichol culture through the auspices of the Dance of the Deer Foundation Center for Shamanic Studies.
Ipupiara Makunaiman (Dr. Bernardo D. Peixoto)
Anthropologist, Environmentalist, Healer and Teacher. Ipupiara is from the Ure-ewau-wau tribe of Brazil. He is a co-founder of Dream Change, The Native Cultural Alliance and Eco Global Journey organizations which are dedicate to the preservation and sharing of native cultures and wisdom. He has worked for many years with the tribal and “riverine” groups in South America.
Global Eco Journey
Native Cultural Alliance