Michael Harner and Stan Grof in Conversation

Two trailblazers in human spiritual abilities share insights and wisdom: Michael Harner, Ph.D. (1929 - 2018), anthropologist and originator of core shamanism and founder of The Foundation for Shamanic Studies (FSS), and Stan Grof, MD, Ph.D., a pioneer of consciousness...

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FSS E-News Fall-Winter 2020

VIEW THE ISSUE— Coming soon: Shamanic Healing Series Online Program; new online workshop on how to apply shamanic methods to effect local and global change; follow up to online International conference on Shamanism & Digitalization hosted by FSS Europe; shamanic...

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In Memoriam: Alicia Luengas Gates, 1936 – 2020

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Alicia Luengas Gates, extraordinary shamanic teacher and healer, and spiritual mentor to so many of us, transitioned peacefully on July 29 in southern California where she lived for many years. Gerardo Roemer, FSS...

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FSS E-News Spring-Summer 2020

VIEW THE ISSUE— new online community meetings and workshops with FSS faculty; support and selfcare during the pandemic; online International conference on Shamanism & Digitalization hosted by FSS Europe; 43,900-year-old Indonesian rock art, and more. The FSS...

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FSS E-News, Year End, December 2019

VIEW THE ISSUE—with warm holiday wishes, highlights of 2019 Foundation news, advanced shamanic training opportunities, and words to inspire as we move into a new decade. The FSS E-NEWS: Foundation news, links to information and articles about shamanism, and...

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FSS Holiday Hours, December 2019

HOLIDAY HOURS: The administrative office will be closed starting Monday, December 23, 2019 and will reopen Thursday, January 2, 2020, so that we may enjoy the holidays with our families. For information during that time, check this website. Email will be checked on a...

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Shamanism Annual, Issue 32, December 2019

Members, look for the latest issue of the FSS journal Shamanism Annual (Issue 32, December 2019) in your mailbox soon. Download a sample, Shamanism Annual, News Summary In this issue: Thai Lersi Hermit Shamans Shamanism and Power, dialogue with Michael Harner, 2016...

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