Feeling Spacey or Light Headed after a Journey

There are two basic reasons why someone might feel spacey or light headed after a shamanic journey.  You can feel a little strange if you’ve received a powerful healing in your journey, or experienced something very profound. In this case, … Continue reading →

Journey Series: Journey to Understand Power

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This journey is a good way to understand how you relate to power. You do this by looking at your past lives and seeing how you related to power in other lifetimes. If you don’t believe in reincarnation, you can … Continue reading →

Journey Series: Trouble Journeying

Shamanic journeying is something everyone knows how to do innately.  However, sometimes things can get in the way. These are the Top 8 Reasons people have trouble journeying.   Reason 1 – Mental Chatter Some people will find that they have so … Continue reading →

Journey Series – Creating Gateways

In many cultures, Shamans would create gateways to journey through. These gateways were physical objects that served as a kind of door through which you could move into the journey.  When you journeyed into them you could go directly into a … Continue reading →

Journey Series: Other Ways to Journey

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A common method for shamanic journeying is to use the drum.  The rhythm of the drum can shift the rhythm of your brain, helping you to achieve a state that allows you to journey.  Some people also have heard about having journey … Continue reading →

The Shamanic Journey Series

Shaman Links is creating a Series of Posts on Journeying.  These posts will discuss different ways of shamanic journeying, answer some common journey questions, and provide some specific topics to journey on. As we create each post you will see them appear … Continue reading →

Which drum is best for shamanic practice?

Taiko Drums

Uses for the Drum in Shamanism In shamanism, the drum is used for two basic purposes: to shift your state of consciousness or to move energy. When the shaman wants to journey they need to shift to a different state … Continue reading →