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“I will not hold your hand anymore”.

“I will not hold your hand anymore.” I have strong memories of my Mum teaching me how to garden. Our backyard seemed massive to me at age six, the garden, a wild realm of precious food among the ever renewing promise of weeds. The scents all call me back here, the soil, the early grass…
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The Alchemist Path™ EARTH MEDICINE RETREAT

THE ALCHEMIST PATH™: EARTH MEDICINE RETREAT Soul Alchemy/ Earth Medicine, Alchemical Transmutation Retreat As Taught by Dawn Dancing Otter, founder of The Alchemist Path™ International Academy of Shamanic Arts June 15-18, 2018 :CorUnum Yurt, near Victoria, BC August 2018 (dates TBA), Split, Croatia Contact DOSA@dancingotter.ca for more information PREREQUISITE: The Alchemist Path™Intro to Shamanic Leadership…
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ALCHEMY ON THE AMAZON RETREAT 2018

For information and application, contact: DOSA@dancingotter.ca NOVEMBER 3-18,2018 You are invited to join us on an extraordinary journey into the Peruvian Amazon to participate in a powerful Shamanic Immersion Experience. For thousands of years, the traditional Shamans and healers of the Amazon Rainforest have been working with some of the most remarkable plants, which have…
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Of Powder Kegs and Peace

Balkans, August 2015 I began to come to the Balkans to teach Shamanic practice in 2009. I have now been hosted to teach in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia almost yearly since then. My friends in Canada and the US often ask me why I go there. I am not related by blood to…
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