By Kevin Turner
Shamanism, defined within the Fifties via Mircea Eliade as "archaic options of ecstasy," is alive and good in Mongolia as a method of having access to "nonordinary realities" and the spirit global. After centuries of suppression via Buddhist after which Communist political powers, it's exploding in reputation in Mongolia. Turner offers compelling debts of healings and rituals he witnesses between Darkhad, Buryat, and Khalkh shamans, and is going directly to supply us together with his insights right into a common shamanism, ideas that lie on the middle of shamanic traditions around the globe. This fabulous, inspiring e-book will attract shamans and shamanic therapists, scholars of Mongolian tradition and comparative faith, and enthusiasts of off-grid go back and forth memoirs.
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Sky Shamans of Mongolia: Meetings with Remarkable Healers by Kevin Turner