shamanic journeying experience. It is recommended, but not required, as
preparation for our Two
with the spirits of animals,
which we call animal allies (called "power animals" in some
literature), is characteristic of shamanic practice throughout the
world. Animal allies are usually our first, and for some practitioners
remain our strongest, connection with Spirit throughout years of
workshop explores the kinds of
relationships practitioners and students have with animal allies,
including anecdotes from more than two decades of teaching and insights
from ethnographic material.
will explore personal connections
with allies in ordinary reality through natural history, and in the
shamanic realities through targeted journeywork. We journey to
classical animal allies shared by many powerful shamanic cultures and
your unique animal spirits.
is a special opportunity to
experience the power these allies can bring to you.
required to attend all Church of Earth Healing
classes and workshops. See the Schedule for
when and where Animal Spirits is next offered.