en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shamanism

Shamanism is a practice that involves a practitioner reaching altered states of consciousness in ... Anthropology of religion ..... In traditional societies shamanic training varies in length, but generally takes years. ... The shaman heals within the spiritual dimension by returning 'lost' parts of the human soul from wherever they ...

www.takingcharge.csh.umn.edu/shamanism

Because it is not an organized religion as such, but rather a spiritual practice, ... In contemporary western society, shamanic healing is unfamiliar to most ...

thefourwinds.com/blog/shamanism/shamanism-spiritual-practice-religious-belief

Aug 22, 2017 ... Shamanism is a spiritual practice, not a religious one. ... we train Western shamans at The Four Winds Society's Light Body School of energy medicine. ... of healing and discovery of the invisible world of energy and spirits.

shamanicpractice.org/new-to-shamanism

Shamanic healing is a spiritual and medical practice based upon the belief that all healing includes a spiritual dimension. Shamanic medicine is a tradition ...

www.consciouslifestylemag.com/shamanism-healing-practices-keys

Shamans are masters of higher spiritual awareness and realms. ... shamanism- healing-practices-abilities-higher-awareness ... Thus, the shamanic path is one of our birthrights and the ancestral precursor of all of our spiritual and religious traditions. ..... It is also known that the people in indigenous societies have developed ...

www.neuroquantology.com/index.php/journal/article/download/390/379

concept of the shaman reflects the existence of similar spiritual healing practices found in pre-modern foraging and simple horticultural and pastoral societies ... proposed by the renowned scholar of comparative religion, Mircea Eliade (1964).

www.allaboutspirituality.org/shamanism.htm

Shamanism covers an assortment of beliefs and practices claiming the ability to travel to ... of any religious philosophy -- the empirically validated, experientially operable ... Shamanistic medicinal practices include the application of various ancient ... Church of Oprah · Edgar Cayce · Theosophical Society · New Age · Feng ...

www.academia.edu/4165456/Shamanism_and_the_Origins_of_Spirituality_and_Ritual_Healing

Shamanism and the Origins of Spirituality and Ritual Healing. ... In these societies, there was a central religious gure whose activities were of unparalleled  ...

www.gaia.com/article/how-much-do-you-know-about-shamanism

Jun 5, 2017 ... Shamanism is one of the oldest religions in the world that persists to this day. ... It might just be the oldest spiritual practice in the world – one that is not ... They link to the spirit world in order to heal, contact deceased ancestors ...