In shamanism you learn fairly quickly about the constant presence and influence of the
Shamanism is a highly individualistic practice where your skill and effectiveness largely depends on
It's not necessarily the tradition that makes the magician, and other linkage.
Talking to the Spirits is an excellent exploration of communication with spirits and the
Neolithic Shamanism: Spirit Work in the Norse Tradition, by Raven Kaldera and Galina Krasskova
The Shamanic Witch, by Gail Wood Red Wheel/Weiser, 978-1-57863-430-9, 244 pp. (incl. Glossary, Notes,
Gift of the Dreamtime: Awakening ot the Divinity of Trauma, by S. Kelley Harrell
Witchcraft Medicine: Healing Arts, Shamanic Practices, and Forbidden Plantsby, Claudia Muller-Ebeling, Christian Ratsch and
For those interested in Bön, Healing with Form, Energy and Light is great, and
The Book of Seidr: The Native English And Northern European Shamanic Tradition, by Runic
Fang and Fur, Blood and Bone provides a number of ideas not commonly found
Animal totemism is a hot topic among magical folk, in particular Pagans and shamans.