Lesson 30: Trance Throughout Time and Shamanic Consciousness

Throughout human history, mystics and shamans have used trances to heal, seek knowledge, and gain insight beyond our conscious capabilities.  Shamans used (and still use) trances to conduct healing work that the more scientifically-minded would recognize as psychotherapy from very ancient times, and to interact between the spirit and physical worlds.  In ancient Greece, pilgrims visited the Temple of Epidaurus for “dream incubation” and healing sleep, in which dreams were interpreted much … [Read more...]