Shiva’s 840,000 Postures of Creation- Intentions and Anthropologists

‘…I was surprised and delighted that one (of the photographs) showed a modern shamaness from Central Asia during a healing ritual… She had her arms folded across her chest in the way I had seen in the two ancient pieces of art and  she was sitting with her legs crossed.’ The Felicitas Goodman that I […]

Shiva’s 840,000 Postures of Creation-

‘Early in the 1980’s, an Austrian friend of mine Conceived the notion That we should use the trance-posture experiences for  ‘celebration’. None of us had any idea how that could be done. In fact, he thought perhaps we could simply  Imitate some tribal ritual. To an anthropologist, such as myself, The idea appeared preposterous. Native […]