Shamans. Who are they?
Shamanism is an ancient belief about the close communion of man and the living, breathing and living their lives in peace. And communication with the spirit World, which go hand in hand with the person takes place through an intermediary, endowed with special abilities shaman.
The shaman is a person who suffered for yourself the extraordinary opportunity, a new worldview.
Entering into a t modern shaman is not always possible to distinguish in a crowd of people. It can also go to work, to be an ordinary family man, to have a hobby. But he has a special gift of seeing what others see. He, in trance, travels through multiple worlds, immersed in the world of self, he communicates with the spirits of all that surrounds us: stones, trees, clouds, water, or disembodied spirits of dead people. mediating between two realities.
The shaman is the Keeper of traditions, chosen or endorsed by the spirit World. It is believed that shamanism cannot be learned from books. After all, it is an experience that can be passed from shaman to shaman for centuries.
In ancient times a special meaning for the shaman played his suit. Ranelli was especially made apparel, to which no one but its owner had no right to touch. Modern shamans can often be found in ordinary clothes. But always remain the same attribute of pendants-amulets: figures in the form of animals, which symbolize the spirits-patrons, knives, bells, paws, fangs or claws of animals. Choosing his assistants or another animal. takes into account its features and ability that can enhance personal power of the shaman.
Shamans have reached such heights of self-knowledge that it is possible for them to hear the voice within, to see all the signs of spirits. Because of this, they do not perceive an urgent problem as such. The world for them is a sign.
For shamans has its own laws and principles, following which, if they enter into a Covenant on the successful cooperation with the World of Spirits.
Shamans, as no one else understand the principle of a “Single mechanism”. All around connected, for example, a tree absorbs nutrients from the earth and instead gives the fruits that can eat people. And the healing of the land can occur only by changing the person, the knowledge of the true purpose of life in this world, respect for the environment.
Shamans strongly believe that everything is alive and cannot be dead – the soul can live without body shell (if we are talking about a human or an animal). And only the spirits know all the secrets of life, the answers to all the questions.
You need to understand that shamans not mages, not warlocks. They are the people who have been able to realize the incredible possibilities of his own brain, saw the world with different eyes and have a special mission on this earth.