The Medicine Bag: Shamanic Rituals & Ceremonies for Personal Transformation (Paperback)
One of the main tenets of shamanism is a belief in the power of ceremony to manifest change in the physical world. Virtually all shamanic traditions use a variety of ritual practices as tools for personal transformation, healing, and celebration.
Now, in this exciting and practical book, Toltec shaman and New York Times best-selling author don Jose Ruiz introduces and explains a wealth of these shamanic rituals and ceremonies, and provides a detailed and accessible guide to performing them on your own.
This book will teach you how to:::
- Choose and create power objects
- Build a personal altar and medicine wheel
- Align your life with the cycles of nature
- Find and work with your spirit animals
- Honor your ancestors, undertake power journeys, and much more
About the Author
From a very young age don Jose Ruiz was guided by many teachers including his father, don Miguel Ruiz, and his grandmother, Sarita. By combining new insights with ancient wisdom, don Jose Ruiz dedicates his life to sharing the ancient Toltec wisdom by translating it into practical, everyday life concepts that promote transformation through truth, love, and common sense. He is the author of The Wisdom of the Shamans and, together with his father, don Miguel Ruiz, is the coauthor of The Fifth Agreement.
Don Miguel Ruiz lives in San Diego, CA.