{Free Audible} Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic, and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman (Arkana) Author Malidoma Some – Andy-palmer.co.uk

Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic, and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman (Arkana) Maliodoma Patrice Some Was Born In A Dagara Village, However He Was Soon To Be Abducted To A Jesuit School, Where He Remained For The Next Fifteen Years, Being Harshly Indoctrinated Into European Ways Of Thought And Worship The Story Tells Of His Return To His People, His Hard Initiation Back Into Those People, Which Lead To His Desire To Convey Their Knowledge To The World Of Water And The Spirit Is The Result Of That Desire It Is A Sharing Of Living African Traditions, Offered In Compassion For Those Struggling With Our Contemporary Crisis Of The Spirit


6 thoughts on “Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic, and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman (Arkana)

  1. mimi mimi says:

    Excellent book


  2. K. Williams K. Williams says:

    This is the best book I have ever read in my entire life and anyone that knows me knows I ve read LOTS of books This books takes you on a truly magical journey I don t doubt anything written in this book because I can feel the it s the truth within my soul This book was so well written and truly amazing My soul c


  3. Joyce Joyce says:

    Malidoma, born in what is now Burkina Faso, West Africa, was his shaman grandfather s shadow until age four That year his grandfather died, and Malidoma was kidnapped from his home by a French Jesuit missionary For the next 16 years he suffered almost every kind of abuse as he was trained in Western culture He escaped


  4. andy-palmer.co.uk Customer andy-palmer.co.uk Customer says:

    I can t even collect my thoughts in a coherent manner This is an excellent book, and although it sometimes reads like science fiction, do not write it off as such This is Some s true experience Beautifully written I think many of the other reviewers have said enough and much better than I can , but I could not leave the five


  5. MaRen MaRen says:

    This MUST BE ADDED IN EVERY BLACK PERSONAL LIBRARY Every Black person MUST read this book Beautifully written So much hidden gems within this book As a young woman who is embarking on her spiritual journey, I recognized some part of myself within this book.It was all in me I was the room and the door It was all me I just had to re


  6. InnocentnLovely InnocentnLovely says:

    This book is so relatable.I m the complete opposite thoughI was born into a lie and now having to untangle myself from the lies and the false historythis book has been a great help


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