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Read Ê PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Malidoma SomeEven keel I went to see Malidoma for a divination which was very interesting experience Absolutely AMAZING Spiritual book
that every person of should read Malidoma takes you on a magickal mysterious rideevery person of melanin should read Malidoma takes you on a magickal mysterious ride do not want to give out spoilers but this is a must read Malidoma Some was born into a village in Burkina Faso when it was still nder French rule He describes his first four years focussing particularly on his close relationship with his grandfather an elder and shaman As he recalls his grandfather s funeral spirit voices and the dead man walking I thought perhaps these were the confused recollections of a small childAt four the author was STOLEN BY THE LOCAL PRIEST AND by the local priest and to live in a Catholic boarding school Forced to communicate in French he soon forgot his native tongue And Catholic dogma replaced tribal rites But while he was persuaded by the rel. Harshly indoctrinated into European ways of thought and worship This title tells the story of his return to his. ,
Excellent though some of the semenary stuff drags and the magical stuff strains credibility But I believe it all every word Classic This book was captivating from the very first page it took you on a journey not just the writer s journey but it also somehow took me on inner a journey of self Discovery and Awakening An absolutely amazing read From almost the first page to the last I was completely absorbed by the author s spiritual and cultural journey albeit an extremely painful one What is so sad is how few Africans have been able to hold on to the wonderfully rich traditional heritage of our ancestor s belieffaith systems Nonetheless a must read for all those Africans in search of a lost spiritual heritage Fascinating reading As well as providing insight into the
Dagara tribe it also puts the west into context showing ourtribe it also puts the west into context showing our challenges and how to get back on an. Maliodoma Patrice Some was born in a Dagara Village however he
was soon tosoon to abducted to a Jesuit school being. Igion to the extent of wanting to
become a priest he was also repelled at the sexual and physical abuse he witnessed and ata priest he was also repelled at the sexual and physical abuse he witnessed and at colonial attitudes towards the African peopleAt twenty he ran back to his village much of the book now tells of parts of the month long initiation ceremony he Smokin Hot (Firefighters of Lanville, TX, underwent And here the reader must decide for himself what to make of the author s otherworldly experiences as he enters other dimensions communes with spirits and much Was he drugged hypnotized Was it Satanism or is there really a way into otherniverses The descriptions are very vivid and persuasive and I never realized initiation rituals INCLUDED ALL THISULTIMATELY THE AUTHOR IS all thisUltimately the author is by his elders to take his knowledge
OF TWO WORLDS AND TELL THEtwo worlds and tell the man who his people really are Go and let yourself be swallowed Your ancestors will do the restAn interesting work make of it what you will. People his hard initiation back into those people which lead to his desire to convey their knowledge to the worl.