Perceiving Is Not Believing
Poetry of the Shamans
Ecstatic trance vs. Self-hypnosis vs. Visualization
The Second Attention
The Paralysis of Clarity
Human Energy and the Big Picture
Ancestor and Teacher
Facets of Shamanism
- How Does One Create the Dreaming Body?
How does one create the 'dreaming body'? Well, you create it through controlling dreaming, using dreaming in practical ways. Basically you're creating the doppelganger. Have you ever had a "dream" where you...
- So how do people become shamans?
So how do people become shamans? "It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide; but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air -- there's the...
- What is grounding?
What is Grounding? Well as the word implies, it is working with the ground in one way or the other. Grounding is the process whereby we do two things: we first use earth energy to balance ourselves...
- Why do you call your practices 'Contemporary Shamanism?'
Why do you call your practices, 'Contemporary Shamanism'? My way of being a shaman is not typical in a traditional sense, yet at the base it is very typical and very traditional. I refer to what I...
- Why do you say my brain is trying to kill me?
Why do you say my brain is trying to kill me? Your brain is a wonderful thing, an amazing piece of engineering and a marvel of perceptual sensitivity. The only problem is -- it lies to you on a...