Tag: shaman

Gemstones & Menhirs for Adjusting the Auric Field

Gemstones & Menhirs for Adjusting the Auric Field













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Humankind once was tuned to their own vibrations to such an extent that they needed little help adjusting when things were a little ‘off.’ Our cure came from within. We would sit in silence and know that something was bubbling up that we … More

March 2, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Death and Dying from a Shamanic Perspective

Death and Dying from a Shamanic Perspective













Jan Engels-Smith, Guest
Waking Times 

“Life is not measured by the breaths you take, but by its breathtaking moments.” -Michael Vance

In shamanism, the belief that there is no death is a concept grounded in the belief of the soul existing in a never-ending process of regeneration. Our soul remembers … More

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The Spirit of Shamanism Brings Harmony and Magic into Everyday Life

The Spirit of Shamanism Brings Harmony and Magic into Everyday Life













Keith Varnum, Guest
Waking Times 

Shamanism is a very practical spirituality. A modern-day shaman could live next door to you and the only clues you might have are that they get along well with people and animals and have a green thumb with plants. Also, shamans have a knack for … More

September 21, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
The Secrets of Siberian Shamanism

The Secrets of Siberian Shamanism













Michael Howard, New Dawn
Waking Times

Today, especially in New Age circles, the term ‘shamanism’ is often used in a generalised way to describe all kinds of indigenous magical practices in a wide range of cultures worldwide. It has also been projected back into a past that it never had, … More

June 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
What Is A Shaman? A Visionary, A Doctor Of The Soul, And A Bridge To Spirit

What Is A Shaman? A Visionary, A Doctor Of The Soul, And A Bridge To Spirit













The Shaman’s Well
Waking Times

Shamanism has been practiced for millenia in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia. Research by Michael Harner and others has shown great similarity in the practices and traditions between them all.

In this post we’ll give a little history on shamanism and then outline … More

May 28, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Our World: Shamans and Spirits

Our World: Shamans and Spirits













Michael Harner, Guest Writer
Waking Times

The following is excerpted from Cave and Cosmos: Shamanic Encounters with Another Realitypublished by North Atlantic Books, featured at Reality Sandwich.

Close your eyes, then you will find the way. –from a Puyallup Indian myth

Based on archaeological and comparative ethnological … More

May 8, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
Ayahuasqueros and Frightened, Stolen Souls

Ayahuasqueros and Frightened, Stolen Souls













Steve Beyer, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

Amazonian mestizos believe that it is possible to lose one’s soul, or part of one’s soul, through more or less natural processes; indeed, soul loss through susto, fright, is a relatively common childhood condition. The sickness category of susto is undoubtedly derived … More

February 14, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
Lucid Dreaming – Listening to the Dreamer

Lucid Dreaming – Listening to the Dreamer













Steve Beyer, Guest Writer
Waking Times

lucid dream is one in which the dreamer is aware of being in a dream state while the dream is still in progress. Lucid dreams can be extremely vivid and realistic, depending on the level of self-awareness during the dream. Most strikingly, lucid … More

December 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Icaros, the Magical Chants of the Ayahuasca Shamans

Icaros, the Magical Chants of the Ayahuasca Shamans













Howard G Charing, Guest Writer
Waking Times

I recall one night time Ayahuasca ceremony, held in a small clearing in the Amazon rainforest. It was a beautiful clear night, there was no moon, and the sky was filled with hundreds of thousands of glistening stars; just looking up at the … More

November 24, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Shamanism and Spirituality

Shamanism and Spirituality













Konstantin Eriksen, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Man is a spiritual creature, always searching for meaning. But for many people in the so-called “western world,” there is a feeling of disenchantment with the world as it is: Wake up, do your job, get a mortgage, buy a house, pay your taxes

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November 23, 2012 | By | 8 Replies More
A Global Shamanic Perspective

A Global Shamanic Perspective













Peter Clark, Guest Writer
Waking Times

So what is the current state of the world and how can shamanism relate to it? We are on a wild ride perhaps, with many twists and turns. On the one hand, we see our human created structures: financial, religious, political, health care, business, … More

November 9, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
The Modern Shaman: Awakening From the Slumber of Our Culture

The Modern Shaman: Awakening From the Slumber of Our Culture













Hank Wesselman, Guest Writer
Waking Times

In the Western world, when we hear the word “shaman,” most of us tend to conjure up an image of a masked and costumed indigenous tribal person, dancing around a fire in the dark, involved in some sort of mysterious ritual, accompanied by singing … More

October 25, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Soul Retrieval: Singing Your Soul Home Again

Soul Retrieval: Singing Your Soul Home Again













Beth Beurkens, MA, Guest Writer
Waking Times

We are the sum of our ancestors
Our roots stretch back to blue-green algae
They stretch to the stars
They ultimately reach the void
This history is inscribed in our psyches
Silence and solitude enjoin us to remember
Our whole and great body.More

August 24, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
How to Detox Your Pineal Gland – Fluoride, Mercury, & Consciousness

How to Detox Your Pineal Gland – Fluoride, Mercury, & Consciousness













Waking Times 

Is there a natural herb or treatment to detox from fluoride, mercury, and pineal gland calcification?

The first intentional addition of fluoride in drinking water occurred in the early 1930′s in Nazi Germany. Marketing it as supposed helping children’s teeth, the actual sodium fluoride was to sterilize humans … More

August 13, 2012 | By | 18 Replies More
La Pequeña Muerte – Plant Medicine Healing with Ayahuasca

La Pequeña Muerte – Plant Medicine Healing with Ayahuasca













Waking Times

La Pequeña Muerte is a short, beautiful film by Republic of Light Productions about the healing journey that 2 North Americans took to the Peruvian Amazon to find cures for physical and emotional ailments that were seemingly un-treatable by Western medicine.

It has been said that many illnesses … More

July 27, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Ayahuasca and Alternate Dimensions of Reality

Ayahuasca and Alternate Dimensions of Reality













Carlos Tanner, Contributing Writer
Waking Times

A dimension is a range of electromagnetic frequencies that is defined by one’s biological capacity to perceive them.  The visible spectrum of light is an example of an aspect of a dimension of reality.  Anything above the visible spectrum, like ultraviolet, for instance, would … More

July 23, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Carlos Castaneda: What is Fake?

Carlos Castaneda: What is Fake?













Francesco Sammarco, Life Arts Media
Waking Times

Castaneda, Don Juan, Tibetan Master Norbu, Parmenides, Liars, Infinity and Ayahuasca

Tibetan Master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, world authority on Dzogchen Buddhism, about 3 decades ago, in the early 80′s, reportedly said – during a retreat in the very first community that he founded … More

June 23, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More

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Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

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Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

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On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More

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The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More