Creating Your Shamanic Practice 1
Foundations for Students New to Shamanism
Creating Your Shamanic Practice (Foundations)
Living Authentically in a Shamanic World
You are probably exploring the courses of the Shamanic Passages Institute because you are looking for a way to connect more deeply and authentically with yourself and "that which is greater than you are"—or Spirit. You are not alone! Many people in our culture are also feeling in some way separate from the rest of the world and from Nature.
Feeling alone, and feeling trapped in that aloneness, is the worst feeling in the world. It is more than uncomfortable. It can be frightening. If you are like many people, you may have already tried various approached to feeling whole and connected again. Some worked pretty well, while others did not seem to help.
So, let us go back to the root of our humanness some 100,000 years ago. Shamanic practice, grounded in connection to Nature and to Spirit, has been practiced for millennia. Only recently has humankind severed that deep and rich relationship, and we have suffered for it—both personally and as a species.
Contemporary shamanism is an effort to reach back to practices developed long ago to create and maintain balance between oneself and everything else. These practices are as applicable to contemporary living as they have ever been. But you have to change the way you perceive things and how you interact with the world.
The Creating Your Shamanic Practice course offers you the fundamentals of the shamanic tradition and worldview. It is an ongoing and growing body of material and support to help you.
By registering in the Creating Your Shamanic Practice course, you gain access to a wealth of information about contemporary shamanic practices that you can use every day to create and mold your life into more of what you want and less of what you do not want. Every 7 days, beginning the day after you register, you will receive a new lesson video, plus access to the associated materials.
Three videos from the series—Week 1: Spiritual Connection Through Mysticism and Week 3: What Is Smudging? and Week 15: Finding Your Drum—are available free! (Please note, however, that the support materials for these lessons, including the transcripts, are only available to full students.)
As a student of this course, you gain access to a supportive group of people interested in shamanic practices, just like you. Through the closed Facebook page, Shamanism In Daily Life, you will have access to ongoing information, videos, live events, and even topical challenges to help you to learn and experience shamanic practices for yourself.
At $10 a month for all of this content, it is a great deal. Learn more about this option at the bottom of this page.
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PLUS discounts on workshops!
In this course, you will learn more about what it means to live your live authentically, with less fear and regret.
So register now. Begin or upshift your journey today.
Welcome to Creating Your Shamanic Practice!
Before we begin...
The Shamanic Journey: Beginner's Guide to Journeying (PDF)
Power Animals: The Role of Spirit Guides in the Shamanic Journey (PDF)
Spiritual Connection Through MysticismFREE PREVIEW
Evolutionary Tree of Religion
Spiritual Connection Through Mysticism (Transcript)
Shamanism Past and PresentFREE PREVIEW
Eight Characteristics of Shamanic Practice
Shamanism Past and Present (Transcript)
What Is Smudging?FREE PREVIEW
What Is Smudging (Transcript)
The Power of the Shamanic Journey
Shamanic Journey Resources
Your Shamanic Journey Center
The Power of the Shamanic Journey (Transcript)
Journeying to the Spirits of Place
Journeying To Spirits Of Place (Transcript)
The Medicine Wheel (Part One)
Four Directions Medicine Wheel Comparison
The Jewish Directions Wheel
The Medicine Wheel (Part One ~ Transcript)
The Medicine Wheel, Part Two
The Medicine Wheel (Part Two ~ Transcript)
Calling the Directions
Calling The Directions (Group)
Calling the Directions (Transcript)
Closing the Circle - Releasing the Spirits
Your Shamanic Day Plan (Part One)
Your Shamanic Day Plan (Part Two)
The Middle World (Live : 26 minutes)
Finding Your DrumFREE PREVIEW
Rattles In Shamanic Practice
Breaking The Program (Live)
Journey Into Mother Earth (15 minutes)
Time For Review
Shamanic Concepts of Power
Accessing Power (Live)
Bridging Journeys & Dreams to Everyday Life
Making and Using Fetishes
Spirit Guides & Allies
Spirit Guides & Allies (Live - Part 1)
Spirit Guides & Allies (Live - Part 2)
What Is Your Totem?
End of Part One
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I enjoyed listening and was grateful that it was very understandable and since I have been involved (albeit not in the past 10 years) in shamanism and its many parts, I feel it's time for me to go back to it. Thank you Gerry for making this video. It brought back many memories and warm thoughts of moving forward. AnnaRead Less
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