Explains the universal law of attraction and how like attracts like. What you focus on is what your life becomes. What you practice is what you become good at. Ask And It Is Given by Esther Hicks–
A view of transgenerational entanglements and family dynamics casts a new light on health. The challenges you face in life did not start with you and are not your ‘fault.’ You were born into a pre-existing situation which has had a profound effect on what you expect and believe possible in life. Family Constellations helps […]
Widely recognized as one of the foremost teachers of Native American wisdom, Jamie Sams reveals the seven sacred paths of human spiritual development and explains how exploring each path leads to shifts in our personal relat
Rolling Thunder (birth name John Pope; b. 1916, d.1997) was a Native American medicine man. He was born into the Cherokee nation and later moved to Nevada and lived with the Western Shoshone. He essentially married into the Shoshone tribe when he united with his first wife, Spotted Fawn, who preceded him in death.
Black Elk of the Sioux has been recognized as one of the truly remarkable men of his time in the matter of religious belief and practice. Shortly before his death in August, 1950, when he was the “keeper of the sacred pipe,” he said, “It is my prayer that, through our sacred pipe, and through […]
Feather Medicine chronicles the journey of a contemporary, bi-cultural Shoshone woman who has inherited her maternal grandmother’s gift of dream and knowing. A poignant look at the contrast of the indigenous world of visions, and the western mode of thinking.
This is a superb book for anyone wanting to learn more about indigenous ritual and ceremony in the context of the Constellation movement of honouring ancestors and healing the family tree.
One summer in the 1980s, theoretical physicist F. David Peat went to a Blackfoot Sun Dance ceremony. Having spent all of his life steeped in and influenced by linear Western science, he was entranced by the Native American worldview and, through dialogue circles between scientists and native elders, he began to explore it in greater […]
In this sweeping work of memoir and commentary, leading cultural critic Paul Chaat Smith illustrates with dry wit and brutal honesty the contradictions of life in “the Indian business.” Raised in suburban Maryland and Oklahoma, Smith dove head first into the political radicalism of the 1970s, working with the American Indian Movement
Peter Levine has many books and they should all be read. This one is the most comprehensive explanation of the physicality of emotional trauma. How trauma is stored in the body and how it is the body that will release it- NOT the mind.
This is a self-management workbook, which teaches skills that empower survivors to take control of and de-escalate their most distressing trauma related symptoms. It also teaches how to relate to a therapist constructively.
An 1800’s female rogue infiltrates the heart of Tibet and has a good look around at the surface of their spiritual social structure. Her accounts are surprising and informative. Even Buddhism has its political institutions… Magic and Mystery in Tibet by Alexandra David Neel-
Excellent history lesson in the invention of Quantum Physics. It doesn’t focus on teaching the math as much as it does on how the math came about. From Einstein to Hawkings. The Field by Lynne McTaggart-
If you are American, read the history of your country. There are very few biographical narratives of the indigenous People of Turtle Island. This is one of them. A rare classic. Black Elk Speaks by John G. Neihardt-
Explains the difference between self compassion- (heart-based) and self esteem- (society based comparisons) and how to derive self worth from unconditional kindness and acceptance. Self Compassion by Kristin Neff Kristin is also the co-creator of the documentary film: Horse Boy, about a family’s journey across China in search of the last equestrian shaman
Will I Ever Be Good Enough by Dr. Karyl McBride Ph.D. This book talks about the often overlooked wounds of being raised by a narsisist. How do you know if you were raised by a narcissist? Read this book and see if it rings a bell.