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Indigenous Lifeways Program
Indigenous Lifeways Program

 

INDIGENOUS LIFEWAYS PROGRAM
PATH OF THE HUMAN BEING, WAY OF THE AWAKENED WARRIOR

An intensive program requiring a personal commitment for individuals devoted not only to studying but to walking and living the Indigenous and Toltec Path with heart, upholding thew highest values of honour, respect, integrity and impeccability.



Requirements for the 52 Moon Cycle Commitment

        Initiate the Program in Person through a Declaration of Intent and Opening Session

        Have 12 Private Counseling Sessions (one per Month) Annually- in Person or via Telephone

        Complete the Following One (*) and Two Day Workshops:

Phase I - The Shaman’s Journey *, The Road to Fearlessness- The Path of the Warrior Shamanic Healing, Sound Healing, Soul Retrieval, Death & Dying, The Shaman as Artist*

Phase II - Death as an Ally, Primal Energy Medicine, Dreaming Ourselves Awake, The Art of Tracking, Shapeshifting- The Art of Transformation, Cellular Shamanism- Remembering the Ancients*, We Are All Related*

        Complete the Following Week Long Intensives:

Medicine Wheel Teachings in Chaco Canyon, NM

Shamanism and the Four Elements

        Attend the Following Traditional Ceremonies:

At least one Sundance as a Supporter

At least Two Traditional Vision Quests - First as a Supporter, then as a Quester

        Attend as many Sacred Hoops, Drum Circles and Ceremonies- Full Moon, New Moon, Equinox, Solstice, Cross Quarter Holidays & Purification Lodges as Possible

        Obtain Certification in CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) and Standard First Aid

        Read Assigned Material & Complete All Tasks

        Begin to Learn or Resume one’s Discipline in all of the following:
Anatomy
A Musical Instrument
A
Martial Art or Movement Form
Plants/ Herbs
Art (Painting, Drawing, Beading, Ceramics, Leatherwork, etc.)

        Personally Attend a Closing Session

Requirements for the 26 Moon Cycle Commitment

        Initiate the Program in Person through a Declaration of Intent and Opening Session

        Have 12 Private Counseling Sessions (One per Month) Annually - in Person or via Telephone

        Complete the Following One (*) and Two Day Workshops:

 

Phase I -The Shaman’s Journey *, The Road to Fearlessness- The Path of the Warrior Shamanic Healing, Sound Healing, Soul Retrieval, Death & Dying, The Shaman as Artist*

        Complete One of the Following Week Long Intensives:
Medicine Wheel Teachings (Chaco Canyon, NM) or Shamanism and the Four Elements

        Attend as many Sacred Hoops, Drum Circles and Ceremonies- Full Moon, New Moon, Equinox, Solstice, Cross Quarter Holidays & Purification Lodges as Possible

        Obtain Certification in CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) and Standard First Aid

        Read Assigned Material & Complete All Tasks

        Begin to Learn or Resume one’s Discipline in all of the following:
Anatomy
A Musical Instrument
A
Martial Art or Movement Form
Plants/ Herbs
Art (Painting, Drawing, Beading, Ceramics, Leatherwork, etc.)

        Personally Attend a Closing Session

        Optional - Attend the Following Traditional Ceremonies:

Sundance as a Supporter
Traditional Vision Quests - First as a Supporter, then as a Quester

Requirements for the 13 Moon Cycle Commitment

        Initiate the Program in Person through a Declaration of Intent and Opening Session

        Have 11 Private Counseling Sessions (One per Month) - in Person or via Telephone

        Complete the Following Workshops:
The Shaman’s Journey & The Road to Fearlessness- The Path of the Warrior

        Select Two Workshops from the Following:
Shamanic Healing, Sound Healing, Soul Retrieval, Death & Dying, The Shaman as Artist

        Obtain Certification in CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) and Standard First Aid

        Read Assigned Material & Complete All Tasks

        Attend as many Sacred Hoops, Drum Circles and Ceremonies- Full Moon, New Moon, Equinox, Solstice, Cross Quarter Holidays & Purification Lodges as possible

        Personally Attend a Closing Session

Requirements for the 9 Moon Cycle Commitment

        Have 9 Private Counseling Sessions (One per Month) - in Person or via Telephone

        Read Assigned Material & Complete All Tasks

 


       
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