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True Healing Transcends Words

While the healing arts of a shaman may feel mysterious at times, it wasn’t until I received healing from a Mayan woman at Cobá that I really understood how to receive pure energy without the need for explanation. This, I realized, is the true…

April 28, 2016

Engaging The Six Senses To Create Sacred Space

In ancient times and in indigenous cultures it was and is common place to create sacred space. It is not only meant for special ceremonies, but a tool and spiritual practice to be utilized in everyday life. By creating sacred space in our daily…

April 24, 2016

Healing With The Voice

“Words are beautiful but restricted. They’re very masculine, with a compact frame. But voice is over the dark, the place where there’s nothing to hang on: it comes from a part of yourself that simply knows, expresses itself, and is.” – Jeff Buckley Last…

April 19, 2016

The Beat of The Open Heart

The most powerful aspect of the human heart is openness. In fact, our hearts are always open, it is we that are not open to our hearts. We put up walls, stuff our emotions, and simply ignore the many warnings signs that she presents…

February 3, 2016

Learning to Receive Well

“Until we can receive with an open heart, we’re never really giving with an open heart…” – Brené Brown Throughout my life, I have always been more comfortable with giving than receiving. Sound familiar? Giving is easy. You don’t have to look at any…

December 29, 2015
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Interview with don Oscar Miro-Quesada

Peruvian born internationally acclaimed shamanic teacher and healer, don Oscar Miro-Quesada discusses his new audio book Healing Light, how he dreamt it into being and his desire for all of us to become Shining Ones. SM: The image on the CD cover is gorgeous.  Is…

October 20, 2015
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Blue Lotus Temple

Enter the Sacred Heart Shrine EmBody The Temple Take the drops directly or place them in a vessel of pure water or other sacramental liquid… You can also use as an offering, or to anoint with. This Holy Sacrament, emanating a high frequency, is…

October 20, 2015
divination arts healing

Andean Healing Energy Cards

I was with a friend the other day and as he left, I found myself thinking I might not call him for awhile.  I wasn’t sure what had happened.  Nothing major, yet I was irritated, and it can be easy for the ego to…

September 23, 2015
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BREATHE. SAY A PRAYER. ENTER IN YOUR SACRED SPACE. In a universe woven of interconnectivity, there is nothing that is not sacred. When we intentionally open up sacred space, we enter into conscious relationship with our environment, with the recognition that all is sacred.…

May 19, 2015
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Camino Verde Seed Bank This Earth Day, Shamans Market salutes the good work of seed banks and the work of one of the charities we support, that of the social justice-minded organization known as Camino Verde.  Led by Robin Van Loon, Camino Verde is…

April 20, 2015
healing music


According to Hopi legend, Grandmother Spider descended upon the Earth and wove a song over the land to animate all living things. Thus, the first song was born, and in turn, birthed all of creation. The power of sound and its vibrational qualities has…

March 16, 2015
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When one first hears the name Sean Wei Mah, the last image that comes to mind is a full blooded Cree in long dark braids from the northern woodlands of Canada. Known as The Rattlemaker, Mah, 38, creates ceremonial rattles, serves as healer, and…

February 17, 2015
healing plants products


Flower Essences are vibrationally infused solutions made from living, organic, wild crafted flowers. These essences carry what is known as an “energetic signature” or vibration of the flower that can be transmitted to the user. This energy or vibration can positively influence imbalances within…

February 3, 2015


Power Down and Breathe! In this world of apps, apps and more apps offering us everything we think our brains need in order to learn more quickly than we could ever have imagined; what I am about to suggest may surprise you. It may…

January 16, 2015