Julieta Casimiro

Julieta Casiro (1936–2018) was a Mexican spiritual leader and healer who used sacred plants and mushrooms to access a deeper connection with the divine and to help others in search of healing and answers. She was a member of the International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers, a global alliance of indigenous elders that focuses on environmental and human rights issues.

Grandmothers Counsel the World: Women Elders Offer Their Vision for Our Planet

We are thirteen indigenous grandmothers. . . .

Doña Julia Julieta Casimiro

The following is a version of an interview I held over several days in September 2006 with my mother, Doña Julia Julieta Casimiro, one of the most distinguished representatives of the traditions of the thousand-year-old Mazatec culture, which is centered in the northern mountains of the state of Oa...

For the Next 7 Generations

In 2004, 13 Indigenous Grandmothers from all four corners, moved by their concern for our planet, came together at a historic gathering, where they decided to form an alliance: The International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers. This is their story.

Julieta Casimiro and Margaret Behan, International Council of the 13 Indigenous Grandmothers

Exclusive one-on-one interviews with extraordinary individuals working on behalf of women, children, and families worldwide. A chat with heroes from the International Council of the 13 Grandmothers.


The Grandmothers—For the Next 7 Generations


Margaret Behan