Dec 24, 2013


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"Why Shamanism Now?" with Christina Pratt

A Messianic Complex and Shamanism

Shamanic initiatory experiences often involve a break with reality and a time of madness, which is perceived of as a kind of test or challenge initiated by a helping spirit. The novice that allows a death of his/her sense of self moves through their own madness to the other side of that challenge transformed. The novice returns to a more ordinary state of consciousness and is acknowledged as a shaman. In contrast, in America similar breaks with reality lead into a dead end commonly referred to as a “messianic complex” in which the person perceives of them selves as a Savior or The One. This interpretation becomes a mental cul-de-sac for the individual with martyrdom the only way out. Join host and shaman, Christina Pratt, as she explores the fact that how we interpret our own “madness” is culturally determined, thus those challenged by a diagnosis of mental illness may help themselves by ditching contemporary culture and interpreting their own experience through a shamanic cosmology in which no one needs to be saved.

Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM Pacific

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Suzanne Toro

BeSimply...LoveSelf {Ethics&Beauty}

Join 'She' for a segment that explores our codes of ethics as it relates to our seven energy centers in our body. ‘She’ will share how to integrate these aspects of self into your everyday life. Discovering the importance of shedding narcissism from within.
She will share a parable, take you through a guided imagery to reveal more about your highest self, and inspire you with some simple practices for everyday living.

Shining a LIGHT on The Great OUTdoors...MA&PA

Fri, December 27, 2013 at 12:00 am Eastern

Just Energy Radio

Ghost Stories 2 - the Sequel

Jim Harold
Ghost Stories 2 - the Sequel
In 2005, Jim created The Paranormal Podcast.  After over a decade of working on the business side of media, Jim decided it was time to dust off his broadcast training and step back behind the mic.  A life long interest in the paranormal, combined with his love of broadcasting and technology, resulted in some the most successful podcasts of their type to date. Jim won’t dress up in alien costumes and doesn’t plan on buying that $19.99 Super Official Ghost Detector off of late night TV but believes there is more to life than what meets the eye. More ...

Thursday From 7-9pm CST ~ 12/26/13

Suzanne Toro

BeSimply...CycleLife {TraditionsChoice}

Birth Life Next
‘She’ will discuss for parents to be to discover what type of birth is right for them. ‘She’ will share how different cultures treat birth presently and in the past...creating a map of choices that feel aligned for mama, papa and baby. ‘She’ will take you through a special guided meditation to release any fears, doubts or pressures that inhibit you from making a choice that is aligned for you.

Fri, December 27, 2013 at 7:00 pm Eastern

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