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Angeles Arrien



Angeles Arrien, PhD, (1940–2014) was an American cultural anthropologist, educator, speaker, and business consultant. In her work, she frequently discussed topics related to shamanism, mysticism, and transpersonal psychology. Her best-known book is The Four-Fold Way: Walking the Paths of the Warrior, Teacher, Healer, and Visionary.

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More About the Great Mother Archetype

A segment taken from Women of Tibet: Gyalyum Chemo in which Dr.

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Signs of Life: The Five Universal Shapes and How to Use Them

"The soul never thinks without an image," claimed Aristotle. Indeed, as Angeles Arrien displays in this reissued edition of Signs of Life, shapes have significant psychological and mythological meanings embedded in our minds.

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The Tarot Handbook: Practical Applications of Ancient Visual Symbols

In this updated edition of The Tarot Handbook, now with a new introduction by the author, Angeles Arrien takes tarot beyond the limits of the fortune-telling realm and shows us how this time-honored application is both a visual and symbolic map of consciousness, and a source of ancient wisdom.

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FindCenter Quotes ImageIn the sweet territory of silence we touch the mystery. It’s the place of reflection and contemplation, and it’s the place where we can connect with the deep knowing, to the deep wisdom way.

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Four Questions

This brief clip from cultural anthropologist Angeles Arien offers an indigenous view on self or system diagnosis. Really ask yourself the questions, followed by the essence question of a Chief: "what is needed for wholeness and balance?"

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The Second Half of Life: Opening the Eight Gates of Wisdom

When you find the courage to change at midlife, a miracle happens. Your character is opened, deepened, strengthened, softened. You return to your soul's highest values.

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What can we learn from those who have turned their psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience? During a quarter-century documenting indigenous cultures, human-rights photographer and filmmaker Phil Borges often saw these cultures identify "psychotic" symptoms as an indicator of...

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FindCenter Quotes ImageFour Rules For Life: Show up. Pay attention. Tell the truth. Don’t be attached to the results.

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Angeles Arrien and Michael Harner in Dialogue

Our dear friend Angeles Arrien passed in April 2014.

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The Four-Fold Way: Walking the Paths of the Warrior, Teacher, Healer, and Visionary

A leading expert on native spirituality and shamanism reveals the four archetypal principles of the Native American medicine wheel and how they can lead us to a higher spirituality and a better world.

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