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What Is A Shaman❤️✨

According to famed American psychologist and consciousness pioneer, Stanley Krippner, shamans are “community-assigned magico-religious professionals who deliberately alter their consciousness to obtain

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What Type Of Medicine Woman Are You?

I believe today, the Medicine Woman is the most suppressed archetypes, and also the one who is re-emerging. What Type of Medicine Woman are you? She was/is The Herbalist, Nature Witch, The Oracle, The Priestess, Queen, The Seer, The Shaman, Warrior and Wise Woman. She holds the gifts of healing, perspective and expanded consciousness. She sees the past and future through the eyes of compassion and deep into the hearts of others. Her passion is to serve and restore balance, harmony and healing to humanity and the planet. And she is needed now more than ever. The question is: Which …

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What Is Shamanism❤️✨

Shamanism is not an organised religion, but rather a spiritual practice. Shamanism has touched all faiths and religions, reaching deep into levels of ancestral memory. A primal belief system, that predates established religion, it has its own

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Medicine Woman & Magic

Art, literature, and medical science declined as the Roman Empire disintegrated under the pressure of the invading tribes. The practice of healing fell to women at home and within the holy orders. A few holy women were canonized for their work. St Bridget practiced medicine and midwifery in Ireland and St Scholastica aided her brother St Benedict during the plague.  As the medieval period progressed, the education of women in medicine suffered a decline as the early church stressed the inferiority of women. In contrast, the school of medicine at Salerno, Italy, accepted women. The climate of tolerance in this …

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What Are The Tools Of A Shaman❤️✨

As Shamans we use techniques and tools to carry out our rituals. These may vary, but the main essence remains the same. Drums and rattles are essential elements. However, in certain parts of the world, they are not used at all. The main focus is on how effectively the shaman can connect with the energies required for healing. Detachment from ego and pride are the main lessons that a shaman works to master. Some of the techniques used include soul retrieval, spirit channelling, stone healing and sacred pipe. In each of these processes, the shaman journeys to other worlds. However, …

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Medicine Woman Throughout The Ages

Female practitioners of the medical arts were active in the ancient world. Worship of Isis, the great goddess of medicine, was universal among ancient Egyptians; magnificent temples were built in her honor and priestesses of Isis were regarded as physician-healers who obtained their healing powers from the goddess. At Sais, a city at the mouth of the Nile, women were both students and teachers at a women’s school specialising in child-bearing issues. Egyptian records also show that women studied at the royal medical school at Heliopolis as early as 1500 BC. Illustrations of women performing surgery were common on tombs …

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Shamanism & Wellbeing❤️✨

How can shamanism benefit your health and wellbeing? People seek shamanic healing for many different reasons. If they are living within a shamanic culture, shamanic healing is part of a multidisciplinary approach

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The Way Of Medicine Women

In times of need, we find ourselves intuitively drawn to Medicine Women: often the sage elders, women and wise ones in the community, because we sense they have the keys to solve our mysteries and fulfil our longings. Story telling is what medicine people have in common; this subtle form of medicine: “truth telling” happens in a community as an act of love. How do you explain the medicine of a loving mother, or the medicine in blessing rituals, the medicine of goodwill and human kindness, or the power of spoken words? However the art of story telling can reveal …

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Shaman’s Spirit Talkers❤️✨

The earliest mention of shamanism in Siberia is around the 14th century. It involved a reverence for all spirits since it was believed that everything in the natural world was governed by spirit force. Shamans in those days were not just limited to