Non-Fiction - Memoir

Contemporary Shamanic Journeys

Category:Non-Fiction - Memoir

Author:SunBôw TrueBrother

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  • Publication Date: March 8, 2023
  • Number of Pages: 658
  • ISBN-10: 1312797010
  • ISBN-13: 978-1312797017

Contemporary Shamanic Journeys: Spiritualist Pacifism and Wisdom Keepers by SunBôw TrueBrother is a comprehensive and deeply personal book. It is the third installment in the Contemporary Shamanic Journeys series, which chronicles the author's spiritual and shamanic experiences from the 1980s to the present day. The book is a testament to the author's commitment to spiritual activism, pacifism, and wisdom keeping as he shares his stories, reflections, and insights from his journeys across North America, Europe, and beyond. The book is divided into 33 chapters, each exploring a specific theme, event, or experience from the author's life. The chapters are organized chronologically, each building upon the previous one to create a rich tapestry of stories and wisdom. The author's writing style is engaging and accessible, making it easy for readers to follow along as he shares his thoughts on spirituality, activism, and personal growth.

This balances personal narrative with historical context and cultural analysis. The author skillfully weaves his own experiences with those of Indigenous Elders and wisdom keepers, providing a unique perspective on the intersection of spirituality and social justice. His stories are often humorous, poignant, and thought-provoking, making this book an enjoyable and insightful read. The book is also notable for its emphasis on pacifism and non-violent resistance. The author's commitment to these principles is evident throughout the book as he shares his experiences participating in various protests, rallies, and marches. His reflections on these events offer valuable lessons on the importance of non-violent action and community building. SunBôw TrueBrother also explores spiritualism, shamanism, and mysticism, sharing his unique experiences with these practices and those of others. His discussions on these topics are informed by his relationships with Indigenous Elders and wisdom keepers, who have taught him valuable lessons about the importance of spirituality in everyday life. Contemporary Shamanic Journeys: Spiritualist Pacifism and Wisdom Keepers is a rich and thought-provoking book offering a unique perspective on spirituality, activism, and personal growth. The crisp writing and the eye-catching photos enhance the reading experience. 

Reviewed By: Romuald Dzemo

Reviewed Date: June 24, 2024

Category: Non-Fiction - Memoir