shamanism

Real Magic

“A thought-provoking book. The author makes a convincing case for the reality and significance of magic.” ~ Brian Josephson PhD, Nobel Laureate in Physics

“A staggering amount of evidence for a broader view of science that offers hope for the future of humanity.” ~ Jessica Utts PhD, past-President, American Statistical Association

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An Encyclopedia of Shamanism

Shamanism is the practice of maximizing the human abilities of mind and spirit for healing and problem solving. A term that comes from the Siberian tribal word for its practitioners, "shaman," shamans are a type of medicine man or woman especially distinguished by the use of journeys to hidden worlds through myth, dream, and near-death experiences. This inclusive two-volume encyclopedia combines the philosophy, concepts, and practical elements that make up Shamanism.

The Woman in the Shaman's Body

A distinguished anthropologist–who is also an initiated shaman–reveals the long-hidden female roots of the world’s oldest form of religion and medicine. Here is a fascinating expedition into this ancient tradition, from its prehistoric beginnings to the work of women shamans across the globe today.

"Shamanism and Reality" with Michael Harner

In this teleseminar, host Marilyn Schlitz talks with Michael Harner, widely acknowledged as the world's foremost authority on shamanism. Dr. Harner discusses his decades of research into the shamanic practices of tribes around the world and the common elements he discovered.

As they explore definitions of ordinary and non-ordinary reality, Marilyn and Michael share their similar research experiences. Dr. Harner is the founder of the Foundation for Shamanic Studies and encourages anyone with an interest in shamanism to take a workshop to experience the practices first hand.

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