The Death-Defying Shamans: Discovering Your Undying Nature

The master shamans were concerned with one theme: the discovery of an undying self and an undying joy, and bringing this realization to others. While some shamans worked to heal the body, these master shamans healed the soul. The Undying is attained through skillful effort….

Fasting: Powerful Medicine for Your Brain

Fasting is powerful medicine well beyond anything even remotely considered by modern pharmaceutical science. One of the most important dietary considerations related to optimizing your brain, enhancing neurogenesis (development of nerve tissue), and providing a fertile environment for the process of neuroplasticity (for building new…

Via Illuminata Expedition – Transform Your Life on a Sacred Mountain

Every year I’ve taken a few of my students on an expedition to a mountain in the Andes where the Laika traditionally gather for their rites of initiation. This is an event that has every ability to transform your life, as I’ll share a brief…

Are You Being Stalked by Hungry Jaguars? A Chakra Cleansing Process

“Western mythology tells us that we live in a predatory universe where we are constantly being stalked by “bad” microbes and hungry jaguars. Medicine people, on the other hand, believe that we live in a benign universe. The world becomes predatory only when we are out of balance.

Flu Season vs Vaccines?

Vaccines have saved the lives of millions of people. Smallpox has been practically eradicated with the aid of vaccines, and so has polio and whooping cough. Tetanus used to kill millions and thanks to vaccines it is a thing of the past in the West. But…

Energy Medicine ~ A Story of Black Magic From My Early Years

As holistic and naturopathic healing becomes ever more popular, we’re seeing many people take a direct interest in energy medicine and energy healing, and that’s a great thing. The demand is becoming so prevalent in fact, that Alberto Villoldo, the founder of The Four Winds…