Click on the Image to see a larger version. Experiential: A dream or a shamanic journey are images that are essentially articulations of a space of their own. To build up your capacity to carefully explore the imaginal spaces of dreamtime journeys, allow yourself to slowly take in all the details you see here. Take … Continue reading the story "Building Your Dreamtime Journey Skills 101"
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I prefer to approach shamanic experiences in terms of the paradigm of dreaming. I use “dream” and “dreaming” in the larger sense, beyond sleep dreams. The concept of dream moves beyond those gifts of the night, sleep dreams, and includes lucid dreams, active dreaming re-entry (active imagination), even coma, and … Continue reading the story "Dreamtime Initiation and Skeletization"
An excerpt from Mikkal's forthcoming book "AWAKENING THE SHAMAN WITHIN: Jung and Shamanism in Practice. C.G. Jung and Mountain Lake (Pueblo) In 1924 C.G. Jung took a trip to the United States, after spending Christmas in New York, he visited New Orleans, and then headed towards New Mexico. He was more interested in “psychological expeditions” into cultural worlds outside of modern Western civilization. New York was not … Continue reading the story "C.G. Jung and Mountain Lake"
Crows Nest Mission in 2013 The first mission of Crows Nest Centers for Shamanic Studies International has three components. The primary component is to facilitate the evolution of better humans, better ways of being on this planet through awakening, activating, and expressing heart-open and earth-honoring shamanic potentialities that reside within us all. Our mission is to help you bring forth what is within you. This statement … Continue reading the story "Crows Nest Mission in 2013"
The Great Integrity, … and You Our Western civilization has been living with fragmenting ways of knowing and behaving, having departed from the Great Integrity a long time ago. The Great Integrity is one of my favorite terms for ultimate reality, and Nature with a capital N. It is a God-term. You can think of it as … Continue reading the story "The Great Integrity, … and You"