Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman (Mass Market Paperback)
"A vision that encompasses two worlds and weaves the lessons of both into a fine tapestry."Clarissa Pinkola Éstes.
About the Author
Malidoma Patrice Somé, born in Upper Volta (now Burkina Faso) West Africa, is initiated in the ancestral traditions of his tribe, and is a medicine man and diviner in the Dagra culture. He holds three master's degrees and two doctorates from Sorbonne and Brandeis University, and has taught at the University of Michigan. He currently devotes himself to speaking and, with his wife, Sobonfu, conducting intensive workshops throughout the United States.