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Are you living an inspired life?

When looking at the state of your health and well being, it is wise to ask yourself, “Am I being practical?”  Last week, one of my clients called.  She was excited because she had received advice f...
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Here is an example of Practical Healing Work.

 

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The sacred science: shamanism, plant medicine and spiritual ceremonies

The sacred science: shamanism, plant medicine and spiritual ceremonies | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
"The Sacred Science" follows eight people from all different walks of life, with varying physical and psychological ailments, as they embark on a one-month healing journey into the heart of the Ama...
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Getting off medication is a process. Plants used in conjunction with a trained shaman can aid in the healing of mental imbalances.

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Sacred Ground Travel Magazine: Our First Review Awards Five Stars

Sacred Ground Travel Magazine: Our First Review Awards Five Stars | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Sacred Ground Travel Magazine. Travel Lit Reviews, Road Babe Dispatches, Primal Wilderness Ramblings, Spice Girl Caravans, Wandering Mystic Meditations, Twisted Vagabondage Tales, and Smooth Getaway Postcards ...
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A travel magazine for Sacred places.

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Graham Hancock w/ Earth-Keeper: Brilliant! The Question of Humanities True Origin

This video includes an interview that was conducted in December 2012, at the Earth-Keeper 12-12-12 Conference, hosted by James Tyberonn. Graham Hancock is on...
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The origins of the human experience. I am more curious as to where we are evolving to now.

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Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts - Herald Sun

Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts - Herald Sun | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts Herald Sun Tep Sokha, an expert in Cambodian ceramics, said the jars are of the ``highest ceramic quality'' and the number indicates that ``this was a sacred and widely practised ritual.'' If villagers...
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Burial Rituals are fascinating mystery. If our souls take flight when we leave this earthly plane, what is the importance of the ritual? Perhaps it is always about the quality of our offering to spirit.

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nietzsche, the bridge, the abyss, and shamanism

nietzsche, the bridge, the abyss, and shamanism | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Nietzsche's role as a philosopher is that he reintroduces the issue of subjectivity into the intellectual realm, where it had historically lost much of its status. Yet he does not want to overturn ...
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Does intellectualism have a place in Shamanism? HUM! I suspect it is becoming better documented as science bridges the chasm of spirituality. I read the book this week, "Proof of Heaven." , a Neuro Surgeons Journey into the Afterlife. While not complex. it was thought provoking.

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Removal Versus Surrender Healing Systems – Working Together ...

Removal Versus Surrender Healing Systems – Working Together ... | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
The most complex healing comes from the combination of removal and surrender healing. Together index they hold incredible evolutionary potential. The goal is to reduce the symptom while connecting somebody to the depth ...
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Interesting concept. Remove and surrender. I think as healers we often do this and now it is put into a meaningful essay.

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AYA: AWAKENINGS trailer -TIPPER soundtrack

www.aya-awakenings.com AYA: Awakenings is a narrative documentary into the world and visions of ayahuasca shamanism, adapted from the cult book 'Aya: a Shama...
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"We who solve mystery become mystery"  I like that.

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So, You Wanna Do Aya? | Reality Sandwich

So, You Wanna Do Aya? | Reality Sandwich | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Featureteaser: I am not an accredited expert on ayahuasca.
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A straightforward but witty approach to the subject of Ayahuasca.

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Integrating the Modern Practice of Traditional Ayahuasca ...

Integrating the Modern Practice of Traditional Ayahuasca ... | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Traditional treatment techniques will be reviewed with a central focus on treatment through ayahuasca ceremony and traditional Shipibo shamanism. We will review traditional Shipibo shamanism and explore the relationship ...
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I think that plant medicine has a place in healing.

 

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Shamanism and Norse Mythology | Your weekly dose of Norse ...

Shamanism and Norse Mythology | Your weekly dose of Norse ... | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
What is shamanism, and to what extent was it present among the pre-Christian Norse and other Germanic people? “Shamanism,” like “love,” is a notoriously hard word to define. Any meaningful discussion of an idea, however, ...
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more on shamanism.

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The Way of the Shaman in You. ~ Serra Lynn Smick | elephant journal

The Way of the Shaman in You. ~ Serra Lynn Smick | elephant journal | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
It takes a keen sense of insight, in order to recognize beauty all around us, and honor it fully by integrating the meaning into our lives.
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Love the photo and the idea..

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Epistemic objectivity through shamanism | Nietzsche's hairs

I think one of the reasons people can get all hurt and offended is if one has the world view that other people are basically harbingers of a kind of universal morality. You watch them and listen to them because you want to ...
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This is the beginning of an interesting thought. Would like to see it developed in greater deail..

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Struggle with desires takes place at the conclusion of astral life - The New Indian Express

Struggle with desires takes place at the conclusion of astral life - The New Indian Express | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it

The steady withdrawal of the ego causes the particles of the astral body gradually to cease to function. The time taken for this process varies within very wide limits and it entails arrangement of layers by degree of density with the densest being outside.

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An interesting article about the ego and astral experience.

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Voices of God - Business Standard

Voices of God - Business Standard | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Voices of God
Business Standard
It was on such trips that she came across shamanic practices in the Kullu valley. "Shamans are prevalent in villages across India. They are considered conduits to the devtas or the presiding deities of the village.
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Shamans in India. I have always felt there was a link, and my research for my upcoming book has led me towards the Eastern Ideals. So Shaman's in India feels right.

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Review – Shaman Pathways – Elen of the Ways « Bonnie Cehovet

Review – Shaman Pathways – Elen of the Ways « Bonnie Cehovet | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Elen Sentier is a spirit keeper and taleweaver writing and teaching the way of the awenydd, a British native shamanism. With this book she hopes to help the reader discover and walk the quicksilver paths of Elen of the Ways ...
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Sounds intriquing.

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Leonid Plotkin | Sacred Mountains of China - The Travel Photographer

Leonid Plotkin | Sacred Mountains of China - The Travel Photographer | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Travel photographers...brace yourself for a collection of compelling cultural and religious photo essays. Out of Leonid Plotkin's many photo essays, I chose to feature his lovely work on the sacred mountains of China, which he ...
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Amazing photos from the Sacred Mountains of China.

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The Cellular Shaman: How Cells Can Shape-Shift & Transform Our Consciousness | Reality Sandwich

The Cellular Shaman: How Cells Can Shape-Shift & Transform Our Consciousness | Reality Sandwich | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Featureteaser: Cell biologists have long believed that a cell behaves the way it does because of genes, proteins, and signaling molecules. Yet influenced by my shamanic studies, I began to see them as more than programmed tissue.
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Fascinating approach to shape-shifting cells. Why does one cell focus on cancer and another on healing?

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Bali Photos -- National Geographic Traveler

Bali Photos -- National Geographic Traveler | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Bali's true heart beats in mysterious ways. (Sacred Rituals tree-cutting ceremony, Bali photos: http://t.co/mnVopa5s6h)
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Asking permission to cut a tree..precisely.

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Inuit Shamanism and Christianity: Transitions and Transformations in the Twentieth Century (Mcgill-Queen's Native and Northern Series) book download

Frederic B. Laugrand and Jarich G. Oosten


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Inuit Shamanism and Christianity: Transitions and Transformations in the Twentieth Century (Mcgill-Queen's Native and Northern Series) book download<br/><br/>Frederic B. Laugrand and Jarich G. Oosten<br/><br/><br/>Dow... | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
Inuit Shamanism and Christianity: Transitions and Transformations in the Twentieth Century (Mcgill-Queen's Native http://t.co/zuTzkeTqT6
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Sounds intriquing.

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Native American pipe focus of national monument - Philly.com

Native American pipe focus of national monument - Philly.com | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
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Native American pipe focus of national monument
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More than 50 Native Americans travel to Pipestone to quarry catlinite _ sheets of stone _ that will then be carved into pipes used in traditional ceremonies.
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Carry a pipe is a lot of responsibilty and is a time honored process.

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The Visionary World Of Ayahuasca – Plant Spirit Shamanism In The Amazon | TruthTheory

The Visionary World Of Ayahuasca – Plant Spirit Shamanism In The Amazon | TruthTheory | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
From earliest times it has been recognized that knowledge goes beyond sensory awareness or the rational way of... http://t.co/mjQ4b9948D
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More on Ayahuasca..

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Alison D. Gilbert's curator insight, June 21, 2013 1:32 PM

What do we remember? What have we forgotten?

Renee Baribeau's comment, June 28, 2013 10:50 PM
What lies even beyond our memory.Thanks Alison.
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The Hidden History of Earth: The Secret Origins of Humankind

The Hidden History of Earth: The Secret Origins of Humankind | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
HJ: Peruvian shamans speak of the process of unlearning — that is, unlearning all the things we have unconsciously accepted as fact as children and into adulthood. These beliefs and perceptions which were inherited from ...
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In depth article worth a read.

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Amazonian Shamanism: Explored, Studied, & Celebrated

Amazonian Shamanism: Explored, Studied, & Celebrated | Practical Shamanism | Scoop.it
This July world-class experts on the relationship between altered states of consciousness and healing will be meeting in Iquitos, Peru, to discuss the (Amazonian Shamanism: Explored, Studied, & Celebrated http://t.co/HNA4mJwU0l)...
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Looks like a good event.

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Shamanic healing or crisis, Tantra Sex and Osho - creativity and ...

Spiritual growth isn't about buying an expensive retreat, workshop, teaching with “shamans” or gurus, energy healing, psychic healing or attending the sweat lodge or vision quest; it is about being painfully and intensely honest with ...
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I am a bit hesitant to share as I disagree with the authors opening statement about the NAFPS, but there is some other good information enclosed. I personally do not agree with the work of NAFPS as they take a one sided view which is limited by colored glasses. Many people on their list do not belong there.

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