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My Notes on Shamanism

The role of the shaman has been described by scholars and anthropologists as a "religious actor" who holds a particular wisdom that is revered by their community. Shamanism is an animistic results-oriented practice that can be found in Asia, Europe, Africa, Australasia, the Americas and the Caribbean. "Shamanism is as varied as those who practise it. Its practitioners range from indigenous lineages who have passed down their craft over thousands of years to the modern ‘plastic shamans’, who represent no spe[...]