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Native Healer Initiation into an Ancient Art by Medicine Grizzlybear Lake

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Published by Quest Books .
Written in English


  • Faith healing & religious therapy,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Native American Anthropology,
  • Spiritual Healing,
  • United States,
  • North America,
  • Religion,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Spirituality,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • General,
  • Lake-Thom, Bobby,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Medicine,
  • Shamanism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8191094M
ISBN 100835606678
ISBN 109780835606677

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The term "Native American" covers many different tribes and traditions, but generally speaking, a Native American spiritual healer is a man or woman who uses herbs, prayer, ceremony and other shamanistic rituals to heal the spirit, and in doing so, the body. This entry was posted in Native art, Reviews and tagged beaded jewelry, charcoal soap, Etsy Holiday shopping guide, gifts from the land, healing balm, holiday gifts, infinity scarf, medicine bag, natural gifts, traveler's gifts on December 3, by Emily.   Native American Healing: A Lakota Ceremony illuminates the world of Native American healing by describing the elements of healing ceremonies conducted by one traditional Lakota spiritual leader, commonly described in English as a medicine man. Howard Bad Hand, a Brand: Dog Soldier Press. Carl A. Hammerschlag is a master storyteller and internationally recognized author, physician, speaker, healer, and humanitarian clown. A Yale-trained psychiatrist; he has spent more than twenty years working with Native Americans.

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