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Secrets of the talking jaguar :a Mayan shaman's journey to the heart of the indigenous soul

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An intimate view of contemporary Mayan village life, describing the sights, sounds, personalities, rituals, gossip, shamans, and spiritual values. Prechtel, who grew up on a Pueblo Indian reservation, apprenticed himself to a Mayan shaman, married a Mayan woman, and became a village chief and famous shaman. He now leads workshops and gives lectures in the US and Europe. The brief introduction is by Robert Bly. No index or bibliography. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews@booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874779004
Foreword:
Bly, Robert W.
Publisher:
Tarcher
Author:
Prechtel, Martin
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Central America
Subject:
Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Religion and mythology
Subject:
Indians of central america
Subject:
Tzutuhil Indians -- Religion -- Miscellanea.
Subject:
General Religion
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
19980824
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
283
Dimensions:
9.32x6.41x1.16 in. 1.23 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Biography » General
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Shamanism
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Metaphysics » Shamanism

Secrets of the talking jaguar :a Mayan shaman's journey to the heart of the indigenous soul
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