Sabine ter Steeg
Go where the Mother's blanket heals you, where she gives you new dreams ..if you learn to live in these places, you will live through these times...this is the time to relearn how to live with the Earth. It is a time to honor Spirit. to listen to the Mother, to reawaken our emotional awareness so we can communicate with the higher octaves of reality, upon this sacred egg we call...Earth.- Last Cry, Native American Prophecies
Instruments de musique Shamaniques
The fact that the drum is conceived by a part of the tree world, the axis of the world, not only situated in its center but also uniting the sky, the earth and the other spheres, allows the shaman to move between the spheres of the existence during its shaman journeys. This is why all the names of the shaman drums contain a word symbolizing the movement: of the running, the flight… son2teuf.org
A Teleut Shaman and her Drum
A Teleut Shaman and her Drum, ca. 1930s. The oval drum is divided into the Upper and Lower World. A wavy line separates the worlds. In the Upper World are the Sun, Moon, planets and stars, also horses, riders, birds, and trees. In the Lower World are a man, a fish, and a turtle. These figures, taken together, tell the shaman's story.