Tata Pedro Cruz
Tata Pedro Cruz is one of the last authentic Mayan TZ'UTUJIL Elders of San Pedro La Laguna, a region that surrounds the famous Lake Atitlan in Guatemala. He is an acclaimed spiritual figure and an international ambassador of world peace. Tata Pedro is one of the principal authorities of the council of Mayan Elders of Lake Atitlan. He has received the title of " Heart of the Lake Atitlan: K'U'XYA, by his fellow Mayan elders and his TZ'TUJIL people.
Dr. Steven Farmer is world-renowned author, Soul Healer, shamanic practitioner, and spiritual teacher. He is the author of the best-selling Earth Magic®, Earth Magic® Oracle Cards, Animal Spirit Guides, Sacred Ceremony, and many other publications, including Children’s Spirit Animal Cards, Children's Spirit Animal Stories CD Volumes I & II and the recently released Pocket Guide to Spirit Animals. . He conducts workshops on a variety of topics related to Earth Magic®, Soul Healing, shamanism, and Earth-centered spirituality, and offers private consultations one-to-one or by phone for Soul Healing, shamanic therapy, and/or intuitive Earth Magic® Readings.
Davi Kopenawa Yanomami
Davi is a shaman and spokesperson of the Yanomami Indians in Brazil. He came to prominence for his advocacy regarding tribal issues and Amazon Rainforest conservation when the tribal rights organization Survival International invited him to accept the Right Livelihood Award. Davi spoke to both the British and Swedish parliaments about the catastrophic impact on Yanomami health as a consequence of the illegal invasion of their land. Prince Charles publicly called the situation ‘genocide’ "Of all Yanomami who have emerged as public figures, probably the most important is Davi Kopenawa Yanomami."
Steve Beyer,lived for a year and a half in a Tibetan monastery in the Himalayas, and has
published three books on Buddhism and Tibetan language and religion. He has been
a wilderness guide and a peacemaker and community builder. He studied among
the indigenous peoples of North and South America, and sacred plant medicine with
traditional herbalists in North America and curanderos in the Upper Amazon, where
he received coronación by banco ayahuasquero don Roberto Acho Jurama. He has
served as an editor of the Journal of Shamanic Practice and as a contributing editor of
Taita Iachak Alberto Taxo
Don Alberto Taxo is a master Iachak of the Atis (Kichwa) people from the Cotopaxi region of Ecuador. He was given the highest honor of Master Iachak by the Shamanic Council of South America. He generously shares ancient Andean wisdom and practices with people who seek happiness, balance and fulfillment. Don Alberto has been a speaker at schools and universities, at international conferences, political rallies, and native celebrations.