Kevin Turner's Sky Shamans of Mongolia: Meetings with Remarkable Healers PDF

By Kevin Turner

ISBN-10: 1583946349

ISBN-13: 9781583946343

half travelogue, half experiential religious memoir, Kevin Turner takes us to go to with genuine shamans within the steppes and concrete facilities of modern day Mongolia. alongside the way in which, the writer, a working towards shaman himself, tells of spontaneous clinical diagnoses, all-night shamanic ceremonies, and remarkable healings, all welling from a wealthy tradition within which divination, soul-retrieval, and spirit depossession are part of daily life.
 
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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