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contact info con t e n ts The Four Winds Society 2 About the Four Winds Society P.O. Box 680675 3 Overview of Programs Park City, UT 84068-0675 4 Healing the Light Body School 5 Healing the Light Body Curriculum phone: 7 Advanced Client Skills Curriculum United States 435 647 5988 | 888 437 4077 8 Mastery in Medicine Teachings Curriculum England 800 081 1523 9 Master Practitioner Certification inIreland & Europe 44 800 081 1523 | 001 435 647 5988 Soul Retrieval & Destiny Retrieval Other Countries 001 435 647 5988 10 Medicine Wheel Program fax: 12 Master’s Courses 435 647 5905 13 Curriculum and Class Outlines 14 The Way of the Sage visit us at: 15 The Four Winds Society Staff www.thefourwinds.com 16 2008 Expeditions email us at: 21 Private Consultations and Life Coaching firstname.lastname@example.org 22 Market Place 24 Scheduled Classes 25 Introductory Lectures and Workshops
2 about the four winds societ y ov e rv i e w of p r o g r a m s 3 We offer trips to Peru every June, where The Four Winds Society offers programs tailored to your needs and interests, whether you are “Thanks for holding us so lovingly we work with the last Inka master shamans as on a path of personal development or called to professional practice as a healer. Many of the and teaching us so thoroughly and well as trips to the power places in the Andes programs complement each other and you may be interested in combining them to create your consciously. The HLB Program with the medicine women of Chile. own individualized training. has truly changed my life and every way I observe, act, interact Dr. Villoldo has investigated the traditions healing the light body school: and react. This is some of the most of the Andes and the Amazon for more than A two-year program leading to professional certification in energy medicine. The program creates exciting work I have ever twenty-five years, compiling a body of a space for personal healing, and promotes high ethics and integrity in your healing practice. The encountered. I am so grateful for shamanic knowledge that is readily accessible tools you aquire bring balance to the body, to the soul, and to the earth. The program includes having a brand new life.” to the West. Linda Fitch weaves this work seven main curriculum courses. See page 4. at the level of the sacred, providing students Kitty N. with a tangible experience that enables advanced client skills curriculum:“I am writing this letter in deepest The Four Winds Society is an international them to dream their world into being and These advanced level classes are designed to expand the skills you learn in the Healing the Light gratitude for the experiences, research and training organization preserving walk on the earth in beauty. Body School and to further your personal growth and clinical work. See page 7. “I remember you said at the start of the teachings, the nurturing and a thousand year old tradition of knowledge to the training how our lives would the support that you have achieve personal and planetary healing. Dr. Villoldo says, “Trees speak to us, clouds mastery of medicine teachings curriculum: change – in my wildest dreams offered me in this past year and speak to us, and rivers talk to us. Rivers don’t This four week curriculum is designed to develop your personal competency when added to the I could never have envisioned just a half. My experience with Founded by psychologist and medical anthro- lie. This is a return to a consciousness healing the light body school courses. See page 8. how much!” The Four Winds has changed my pologist Dr. Alberto Villoldo, The Four that was so familiar to us in the past, one that life forever. It has taken me Winds Society provides a scientific framework reason, logic, and industry have displaced master practitioner in soul retrieval and destiny retrieval: Paul A. to far off magical places where through which you can learn the ancient from our horizon almost completely. We live In this masters level training you learn advanced techniques of shamanic journeying and how I have never traveled before, art of energy medicine. Under the direction of in an inanimate world. Part of our duty today to track along a client’s timeline to access a possible destiny. This professional training consists of both literally and in my heart Linda Fitch, Dean, our Healing the Light is to reanimate our world. The word anima four classes and certification will require presentation of case studies. See page 9. “I have wanted to write for and soul.” Body School trains professional practitioners comes from the Greek, and it means soul. Our sometime, to find a way to express in energy medicine with advanced training mission today is to bring the soul back into medicine wheel program: this gratitude I am feeling Linda L. options in clinical skills and the shamanic the world.” The two-year Medicine Wheel training is a track of personal empowerment and spiritual and to give you a report! I feel so medicine teachings. Our Master Practitioner development that explores the Four Insights of the Medicine Way. See page 10. inspired, so alive, so immensely“I’d like to express my gratitude for of Soul Retrieval and Destiny Retrieval grateful for the gift of this the work you are doing and program offers certification for practitioners master’s courses: sacred knowledge I have been have done. It has had a profound who wish to assist their clients in discovering These classes explore the advanced teachings of the ancient wisdom keepers of the Americas. entrusted with. It is a call to a life effect on me and the changes their life’s calling. They provide important tools to enhance your knowledge of the medicine ways and deepen your practice of deepest integrity are most remarkable on all levels, tracking and healing abilities. See page 12. and true maturity; I am bowing especially since I have enrolled in 1 Please note that all master’s courses are now organized into our tailored curriculums but can in deep acceptance of this the Healing the Light Body school. still be taken individually. invitation.” You must know how you have affected our lives and in return the way of the sage mentoring program: Jesua B. we shall touch others and change The Way of the Sage is an individualized learning program under direct mentorship of senior the big picture for the better.” faculty. You must enroll in five master’s courses, and will work with the faculty advisor of your choice. See page 14. Lynn C. journeys and expeditions: In 2008, the Via Illuminata: The Healer’s Journey will visit Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley, and work with The last Inka shamans. The Holy Mountain Expedition will take advanced students to Mt. Pachatusan and Mt. Salkantay with two optional Amazon Journeys. We also journey to Lake Titicaca, Choquequairo, and Chile. See page 16.
4 healing the light body school h e a l i n g t h e l ig h t b od y c u r r ic u lum 5“I just finished the first direction of This is a seven week professional training “The third session was the most Healing the Light Body a few leading to certification as a master practitioner natural direction for me. I feel so weeks ago and I am still in awe of energy medicine. You will join liberated, free, non-attachment, over what an amazing experience a community of highly qualified individuals such an incredible experience. I it was! Thank you for your dedicated to their own growth and to healing want to thank everyone at time and bringing such beautiful the earth. The training includes lectures, the Four Winds for sharing this teachings to the west!” hands-on practice, experiential exercises, and wonderful work.” ancient rites of passage.Renee J. Jill W. The Healing the Light Body School (HLB) creates a safe space for your personal“Thank you for showing me this transformation and promotes a high level of “The HLB training was exactly beauty way, for bringing so much ethics and integrity in your healing School bring balance to the body, to the soul, hlb session one (South): hlb session three (North): what I was looking for to take my peace to so many. I am filled practice. Technical competency is achieved and to the earth. They allow you to discover The Illumination Process clears the imprints You will learn journeying to discover own healing and psychic gifts with serenity knowing that my through small group work and close states of exceptional health and to consciously of karma and disease from the Luminous an original wound that derailed your client’s and techniques to new dimensions. layers of the past are peeling away supervision. In session one you learn the participate in your future evolution. Energy Field and brings about healing at the destiny. You will identify and re-write the soul I am so thankful that I am as I now strive to walk the Illumination process, in session two blueprint level of your being. You will contracts your client made, sometimes doing this work. The work is beauty way as you have set such the Extraction process, in session three the The program includes the Four Insights, learn the First Insight of the shaman, to shed even before they were born, that are keeping constantly evolving and taking my a wonderful example.” Soul Retrieval process, and in session four which are the wisdom teachings of the master your past the way the serpent sheds her them from living in grace. Soul Retrieval own healing, and what I the rites of passage that assist you during great shaman, known as the medicine wheel. skin, and to free yourself from karmic and can accomplish in a few sessions what can share with others, so much furtherGeralynn L. life transitions. Sessions five, six, and generational baggage. sometimes take years to achieve in than I could have ever imagined.” seven are masters courses and can be The Healing the Light Body School is open to psychotherapy. The Third Insight shows you taken at any time. qualified applicants. The cost of the program hlb session two (West): how to step outside of ordinary time Olivia Z.“This last week with the Reading is $10,350 plus food and lodging where You will learn how energies such as fear, and into the timeless now, where you can the Signs of Destiny was The teaching staff creates a trusting, and applicable. Please contact the office for non- envy, and anger can penetrate the Luminous influence events that occurred in the past fantastic! I learned so much and loving environment where you can discover US prices and available discounts. Sessions Energy Field and how to remove these and select your destiny. that amazing process beneath your own gifts and abilities. The tools may also be taken individually. energies with the Extraction process. You learn it, so beautiful…So many things that you aquire at the Healing the Light Body how to extract both crystallized energies hlb session four (East): are shifted. This week was Listing of text books, policies, enrollment and intrusive energies and entities, and how to You will personally discover the maps to the for me a giant step!” agreement and payment options will be sent change your affinities for toxic people and afterlife described by the great spiritual upon request by contacting the office, situations. The Second Insight teaches us how traditions and learn how to assist a loved one Karen V. or visit our web site at www.thefourwinds.com to step beyond fear and violence. You will on their final journey. The Fourth Insight learn to create and live in a world of peace. teaches you how to “dream the world into being,” how energy and intention create reality, and how to manifest your vision in the world.
6 healing the light body curriculum a d va n c e d c l i e n t s k i l l s c u r r ic u lum 7 hlb session six: Advanced client skills (ACS) classes are designed to further your personal growth and increase Working with the Sacred your skills in your client work. This four week curriculum of master’s courses can be added In this class you learn how the archetypes, the to your Healing the Light Body program. Open only to Light Body students and graduates. gods of old, still inform and guide all human The cost of the program is $4,900 plus food and lodging where applicable. Please contact activity. You will learn to work with the office for non-US prices and available discounts. Sessions may be taken individually at a cost the ancient myths and the forces of nature to of $1450 per session. guide the course of your destiny. With the aid of fairy tales, Jungian archetypes, shamanic acs session one: acs session three: storytelling, journeying, quantum physics, the Munay-Ki Advanced Soul Retrieval and Destiny Retrieval tarot, and dream analysis, you learn how The Munay-Ki is a series of nine energetic Destiny retrieval allows you to find and archetypal forces inform your life. You will transmissions, or “rites”, that heal you and install a desired future into your lifeline. You learn to use archetypal analysis and energies to transform our human energy field into that of will learn to assist others to step into their heal yourself and others, and to design mythic homo luminous – one who lives free of fear destiny with absolute non-attachment maps that can guide you, and your clients, and resides in his or her transcendent nature. and compassion. You will master the skills in a sacred life-journey. In this training, you will receive and learn of the shaman to journey along your own, as the exact form of the nine rites of passage. You well as your client’s timeline. You will“Words cannot express the gratitude hlb session five: hlb session seven: will take home the skills to facilitate friends explore how to turn the limiting beliefs that “I have experienced deep shifts and I feel for the sweet and safe way I Walking with Protection in the World Reading the Signs of Destiny and clients into who they are becoming. we confuse for reality into tools for crafting have learned tools that have was held during my work We live in a world where power is constantly Divination is the art of recognizing and a healthy and meaningful life. The course helped my clients tremendously. at Walking with Protection. I felt being abused and misused and where we aligning oneself with the signs of destiny. You acs session two: teaches you how to draw the navigational Thank you, thank you, thank you an immediate shift in my life and must be vigilant to protect ourselves and our will learn to read the signs provided to Advanced Divination and Seeing charts that will bring healing and beauty to for all of your hard work and have made several positive loved ones from the fear and negativity us by nature, randomness, and chance events. A week-long intensive to master the art yourself, to your loved ones, and to the world. dedication.” changes. My clarity has increased around us. In this course you will learn Shamanic seeing is the learned ability of tracking, seeing, and creating sacred maps. and life feels easier now.” to walk through life with protection and light, to perceive the luminous world of energy and You will develop the practical skills that acs session four: Terri K. to bring peace and beauty to everyone spirit. You will discover ancient tools to allow you to track through time and master Mastery of TimeArianna M. you touch. You will study the practices for awaken the shaman’s way of seeing. You will the perceptual states that awaken your Time is one of the great archetypal experiences undoing sorcery and neutralizing the learn to sense the energy vortexes, or shamanic seeing abilities. You will learn the of man, and has eluded all attempts at “The Advanced Soul Retrieval and negativity, envy, jealousy, and harm that might chakras, as well as develop the skills and tools arts of the medical intuitive; how to see rational explanation. Come play at the razor’s Destiny Retrieval course was“Once again thank you for the be directed against us and our loved ones, for tracking and divination. During this inside a person’s body to explore organs, edge where there is no clock time. Learn nothing short of brilliant. wonderful classes. I just finished or that we may be calling upon ourselves. week you will open the doors of perception systems, tissues, and diagnose spiritual disease, to work more elegantly at the place outside of This course was perfect in taking my East class in Park City to discover the luminous world of energy and how to master the four levels of shamanic time, before everything manifests. You my personal and client work to a and stayed for Working with the and spirit that surrounds us, and awaken the perception. Through practical exercises will learn the shaman’s skills for working both new level of awareness and Sacred. (Take two classes!) dormant seer within. A 10 day Peru you will learn how we can influence events in dream time and waking time, sacred expertise. Thank you for bringing What powerful work! Thank you! Expedition or Advanced Divination may be that occurred in the past and change fate time and linear time. Learn to step into such an amazing group of Thank you! Thank you!” substituted as session seven. into destiny. timelessness to consciously create the time advanced healers from all over the to come. world together, gifting us eachKelly B. with a deeper experience of living. Thank you for the simplicity and beauty of the light body work. In deepest gratitude-” Judy M.
8 M A STERY IN MEDICINE TEACHINGS CURRIC U LUM : M A S T E R P R A CT I T ION E R C E RT I F IC AT ION I N 9 S O U L R E T R I E VA L A N D DE S T I N Y R E T R I E VA L :“When I took the Munay-Ki Mastery of the Medicine Teachings (MMT) is designed to enhance your knowledge of This four week curriculum of master’s courses is designed for persons not enrolled in the in Santa Barbara, while a fellow the traditional shamans way. This four week curriculum of master’s courses can be added to Healing the Light Body School. The Master Practitioner in the art of Soul and Destiny Retrieval student was giving me the your Healing the Light Body program. The cost of the program is $4,900 plus food and lodging (SRDR) is an essential four-week training for clinicians and corporate shamans. Certification Harmony Rites, I was flooded where applicable. Please contact the office for non-US prices and available discounts. will require you to write and present case studies. Courses must be taken in the order listed. The with the statement and with the Sessions may be taken individually at a cost of $1450 per session. cost of the program is $4,900 plus food and lodging where applicable. Please contact the full and certain knowledge office for non-US prices and available discounts. Sessions may be taken individually at a cost of that, ‘This is it.’ This is what mmt session one: mmt session three: $1450 per session. Baba Muktananda meant when Munay-Ki Shaman’s Mesa and Ceremony he said, emphatically and The Munay-Ki is a series of nine energetic In this experiential workshop you will discover srdr session one: srdr session three: rather sternly, ‘This is love, this is transmissions, or “rites”, that heal you and ways that the shaman’s mesa, or medicine Soul Retrieval Advanced Divination and Seeing not a joke.’ Thank you for transform our human energy field into bundle, may reorganize itself to reflect changes This course teaches shamanic practices for A week-long intensive to master the art your invaluable work. The Four that of homo luminous – one who lives free in the shaman’s life, or it may be reorganized recovering the essential self that has been lost of tracking, seeing, and creating sacred maps. Winds is a great, great gift.” of fear and resides in his or her transcendent by the shaman to effect the desired as a result of trauma. You will learn to You will develop the practical skills that nature. In this training, you will receive changes in her life. The shaman who knows journey to the lower world and visit the four allow you to track through time and masterJanet W. and learn the exact form of the nine rites of the ways of power and healing can work with chambers of the Soul. Journeying allows the perceptual states that awaken your passage. You will take home the skills to the mesa to change the world. You will you to discover the soul contracts made by shamanic seeing abilities. You will learn the art facilitate friends and clients into who they are learn about the despacho ceremony which is your client, sometimes even before they of the medical intuitive; how to see inside “I can feel my soul wound,“Rites and Rituals was absolutely becoming. performed in the Andes after each earth were born; to claim their passion and bliss; a person’s body to explore organs, systems, but don’t know what to do about brilliant! It felt very relaxed cycle to renew the powers of nature on our and to discover the gifts and treasures they can tissues, and diagnose spiritual disease, it and now Dr. Villoldo has and supportive, yet powerful, and mmt session two: bodies, and to attain balance for ourselves and bring into the world. This is a practical, and how to master the four levels of shamanic offered me real hope. I can only it has really helped with my Rites and Rituals our loved ones. A despacho brings the powerful training you can use in your personal perception. Through practical exercises explain it by saying that it has felt journey through the medicine In this course you will learn about the great shaman into harmonious relationship with and professional life. you will learn how we can influence events like coming home and feels wheel. Thanks so much rites of passage that mark puberty, heaven and earth, aligning the archetypal (hlb3 may be substituted) that occurred in the past and change fate like it is truly holistic. I really to everyone involved in creating womanhood, manhood, and our sage years. organizing principles of the Universe. into destiny. appreciate what Dr. Villoldo and this course, it was beautiful. I You will explore the great initiations srdr session two: colleagues are bringing to the would be tempted to take it again of shamanism and how they are maps to your mmt session four: Working with the Sacred srdr session four: world.” and again just because I think personal growth. Shamans speak about Munay-Ki Mentoring In this class you learn how the archetypes, the Advanced Soul Retrieval & Destiny Retrieval it would give something different a knowledge that can be known but not told. In this advanced training of the Munay-ki, gods of old, still inform and guide all human Destiny retrieval allows you to find and install Stacey T. and valuable each time!” This knowledge is secret, not because you will learn the specific steps to teach activity. You will learn to work with a desired future into your lifeline. You will it is withheld from the seeker, but because it and mentor others to transmit the nine rites of the ancient myths and the forces of nature to learn to assist others to step into their destiny Luiza C. must be discovered and experienced personally passage, both individually and through guide the course of your destiny. With the with absolute non-attachment and “I cannot put into words by each one of us. The great rites of passage group trainings and workshops. You will aid of fairy tales, Jungian archetypes, shamanic compassion. You will master the skills of the the beauty and the depth of the are the entry points into this knowledge, further refine your skills to assist your students storytelling, journeying, quantum physics, the shaman to journey along your own, as healing work I was able to do last which provide a timeless understanding of life, through an accelerated process tarot, and dream analysis, you learn how well as your client’s timeline. You will explore week. Thank you for helping us of creation, and the nature of miracles. of transformation. archetypal forces inform your life. You will how to turn the limiting beliefs that fly and soar to our highest destiny, learn to use archetypal analysis and energies to we confuse for reality into tools for crafting to see the infinite possibilities, heal yourself and others, and to design a healthy and meaningful life. The course to dream the dream that we have mythic maps that can guide you, and your teaches you how to draw the navigational always dreamed in our hearts, clients, in a sacred life-journey. charts that will bring healing and beauty to for seeing that love conquers all in yourself, to your loved ones, and to the world. the end, and find beauty in everything that we touch.” Seda B.
10 THE MEDICINE WHEEL PR OGR A M 11“Thank you for a wonderful week! This program is designed for people who wish to learn the mystery teachings of shamanism mw session six: You are a gifted teacher and without enrolling in the full Light Body curriculum. The classes are three days each (sessions one Reading the Signs of Destiny I am thankful for the opportunity through four) and three five-day master’s courses (sessions five through seven). Divination is the art of recognizing and “Thank you for spending the time to be one of your students.” The Medicine Wheel overlays the first three days of the Healing the Light Body program and aligning oneself with the signs of destiny. You to talk me through signing up. is considered the personal healing journey. will learn to read the signs provided to This was an incredible experienceJanet K. us by nature, randomness, and chance events. and beyond anything I could The Medicine Wheel (MW) is an exploration into the nature of time, energy, and the essential Shamanic seeing is the learned ability to have dreamed possible.” self. The shaman believes that only by stepping outside of time can we experience the mystery perceive the luminous world of energy and“I have to tell you that so far of creation and the beauty of our lives. You will receive the rites of passage and initiation into the spirit. You will discover ancient tools Josh B. this has been nothing short of life shaman’s way, and learn the mystery teachings that can be known but not told. Sessions five to awaken the shaman’s way of seeing. You changing. Every moment now is through seven may be taken at any time during the program. will learn to sense the energy vortexes, or a meditation, and the things that chakras, as well as develop the skills and tools “The Walking with Protection class used to get me upset are almost The Medicine Wheel is more than an anthropological curiosity – it is a map to the rediscovery for tracking and divination. During this was invaluable to my training powerless now. I’m sleeping and of our personal and planetary soul. When we discover the way of the peaceful warrior we have no week you will open the doors of perception to and personal development. dreaming like never before. Start further need for enemies. When we discover the way of the visionary we no longer need to discover the luminous world of energy I learned to hone my shamanic every day with Linda’s breathing weave the future with the frayed threads of the past. and spirit that surrounds us, and awaken the skills, using the proper techniques exercises!” dormant seer within. A 10 day Peru at the appropriate moment, The Medicine Wheel Program is open to qualified applicants. The Cost is $6,350 plus food Expedition or Advanced Divination may to facilitate the best outcome forChris D. and lodging where applicable. Please contact the office for non-US prices and available discounts. be substituted as session seven. the client.” Listing of text books, policies, registration form, and payment options will be sent upon request mw session seven: Karen R. by contacting the office, or visit our web site at: www.thefourwinds.com Walking with Protection in the World We live in a world where power is constantly being abused and misused and where we must be vigilant to protect ourselves and our mw session one (South): The First Insight mw session three (North): The Third Insight mw session five: loved ones from the fear and negativity around The first insight, the way of personal healing, The third insight teaches the ways of the ancient Soul Retrieval us. In this course you will learn to walk is where we learn to shed the past the way the ones. The lessons are the practice of invisibility, This course teaches shamanic practices through life with protection and light, to serpent sheds her skin. You begin transforming mastery of time, and learning to step outside of for recovering the essential self that has been bring peace and beauty to everyone you touch. your wounds into sources of power and time into infinity. lost as a result of trauma. You will learn to You will study the practices for undoing compassion, and receive the rites that link you journey to the lower world and visit the sorcery and neutralizing the negativity, envy, to a lineage of medicine men and women. mw session four (East): The Fourth Insight four chambers of the Soul. Journeying allows jealousy, and harm that might be directed With the fourth insight we learn the way of you to discover the soul contracts made by against us and our loved ones, or that we may mw session two (West): The Second Insight the visionary. We learn how to “dream the world your client, sometimes even before they were be calling upon ourselves. The second insight teaches us to step beyond into being,” how energy and vision create form born; to claim their passion and bliss; fear and violence to become the luminous and manifestation. and to discover the gifts and treasures they can warrior who has no enemies in this world or bring into the world. This is a practical, the next. We learn to practice peace by powerful training you can use in your personal becoming peace. and professional life. (hlb3 may be substituted)
12 m a ster’s courses c u r r ic u lum a n d c l a s s o u t l i n e s 13 All master’s courses are now organized in curriculum packages but may also be taken healing the light body advanced soul retrieval and individually. master’s courses are open to qualified applicants. Classes are $1450 per school : This is a seven week professional destiny retrieval: These advanced individual session plus food and lodging where applicable. Please contact the office for non-US training leading to certification level classes are designed to increase skills prices or to speak to a Four Winds program coordinator about available discounts and as a practitioner of energy medicine. for personal and client work in soul retrieval. to plan a personalized schedule. Total hlb Curriculum cost - $10,350 Total srdr Curriculum Cost - $4,900 soul retrieval: Journey to the lower 1. hlb session one (South) 1. Soul Retrieval or hlb session three “Thank you, thank you, thank you world, discover soul contracts made by your 2. hlb session two (West) 2. Working with the Sacred for another inspiring week. It is client, and bring back their passion, gifts and 3. hlb session three (North) 3. Advanced Divination and Seeing truly an honor to sit with you and treasures into the world. 4. hlb session four (East) 4. Advanced Soul Retrieval & Destiny Retrieval I never tire of your skillful ability 5. Walking with Protection in the World to communicate on so many levels. advanced divination and seeing: 6. Working with the Sacred 1 Note: srdr curriculum must be taken in the Beautiful work.” Master the art of tracking, seeing, and creating 7. Reading the Signs of Destiny order listed above. sacred maps. Kate D. advanced soul retrieval & destiny advanced client skills : These medicine wheel: This is a track retrieval: Assist others to step into advanced level classes are designed to of personal empowerment and spiritual their destiny with absolute non-attachment increase skills for personal and client work. development and is considered“From the moment I signed up for walking with protection in the and compassion. Total acs Curriculum Cost - $4,900 to be the personal journey of healing and the Rites and Rituals in Ireland world: Study the practices for undoing transformation. last January I was excited. I sorcery and harm that might be directed rites and rituals: Learn about the great 1. Munay-Ki Total mw Curriculum Cost - $6,350 can say it was one of the best Four against us and our loved ones, or that we may rites of passage; explore the initiations 2. Advanced Divination Winds events I have attended and be calling upon ourselves. of shamanism and how they are maps to your 3. Advanced Soul Retrieval / Destiny Retrieval 1. mw session one (South): The First Insight it has helped me bring the personal growth. 4. Mastery of Time 2. mw session two (West): The Second Insight teachings home with me.” working with the sacred: Learn to use 3. mw session three (North): The Thrid Insight archetypal analysis to design mythic maps shaman’s mesa and ceremony: 4. mw session four (East): The Fourth InsightCarolyn M. that can guide you and your clients in a sacred Discover ways that the shamans mesa, or mastery of medicine 5. Soul Retrieval life-journey. medicine bundle, may organize itself and learn teachings : Mastery of the Medicine 6. Reading the Signs of Destiny about the despacho ceremony to attain Teachings is designed to enhance your 7. Walking with Protection in the World“I love the Munay Ki rites. I know reading the signs of destiny: balance for ourselves and our loved ones. knowledge of the traditional shaman’s way. these rites are what are needed Discover ancient tools to awaken the shaman’s Total mmt Curriculum Cost - $4,900 the way of the sage because I just mention them and way of seeing. mastery of time: Learn to work more mentoring program: people want them without elegantly at the place outside of time, 1. Munay-Ki Program Cost - $500 within 60 days of the even hearing what they are about. munay-ki: Receive and learn the exact form before everything manifests, to consciously 2. Rites and Rituals 1st Class, $650 after 60 days of the 1st Class Thank you for doing this work.” of the nine rites of passage. create the time to come. 3. Mesa and Ceremony (Plus the cost of master’s courses) 4. Munay-Ki MentoringJulie R. munay-ki mentoring: Learn to teach and mentor others to transmit the nine rites of passage. 1 Please contact the office for a copy of an enrollment agreement, policies, and payment options. We offer several discount options, please contact the office to find out what might apply. 1 All fees for classes in Europe or other countries designated as Non USA locations will be in local currency. Please contact the office for non-US prices.
14 the way of the sage individualized training and mentoring t h e f o u r w i n d s s o c i e t y s ta f f 15 All Staff have been personally trained by Dr. Alberto Villoldo in luminous healing. “With the passing of my mentor, Antonio, I Linda Fitch is the Executive Director of Chris Waters has danced the path of shaman began sharing with students the knowledge he the Four Winds Society. Linda was co-owner for many years through her work promoting had so generously shared with me. Antonio of Anchor Point Institute, an nlp training the healing arts, as a body-worker, yoga brought me two paths: the way of the company. In addition to being the Dean teacher, workshop leader and healer. healer and the way of the sage. The way of the of the Light Body School she is responsible “I love encouraging creativity, I love darkness, sage is the way of shape-shifting and for associate staff development and mentoring. deep silence and fearlessness, and dream weaving. I would like to invite those She does private consultations and life anything that involves self-understanding of you who are already steeped in the coaching for The Four Winds. Linda and self-acceptance.” medicine ways to join me in delving into the is passionate about teaching and working at heart of the teachings–the ceremonies, the level of the sacred to envision a world Nicky Mott works as a shamanic practitioner the rites, and the dreaming skills – of the sage.” of grace, joy and balance. and homoeopath. In her everyday life she experiences the power and magic of these –Alberto Villoldo Jamee Curtice is a consultant, retired teacher, shamanic teachings and welcomes the“Gracias, Gracias, Gracias….for The Way of the Sage is an individualized and dances the path of the shaman. She has a opportunity to share their beauty. your insight, laughter, sharing the mentoring program with a senior teacher To enroll you must be a Medicine Wheel Masters in Gifted Education. She has studied journey. Everything is different of your choice. You will engage the teachings or Healing the Light Body student or graduate. a variety of healing modalities. Pat Heavren has worked for over twenty years now!” through new eyes and gain insights into You must complete five of the following as an organizational consultant, mediator, divination, the shaman’s rites, archetypical master’s courses, which may also be part of LynnBerryhill is an acclaimed artist whose teacher and workshop facilitator. It is herConnie G. analysis, protection, stillness, vision, and your Healing the Light Body School curriculum: paintings are featured in collections through- life’s passion to dig deep within and to support receive personal coaching. out the U.S. and Europe. Lynn has individuals, partners, and groups into “The class really helped me trans- reading the signs of destiny taught creativity classes based on her own weaving their everyday stories into the greatest form my life. I felt so at home“I thank you from the bottom of working with the sacred process for the last twelve years. stories ever told. and I’m so grateful to finally find my heart for your brave walking with protection in the world this path! The staff were just and loving instruction. May your rites and rituals Marcela Lobos is a passionate healer who has Deborah Wray has been studying various tremendous, helping us to grow in footsteps upon this earth remain advanced divination and seeing traced the steps of the wounded warrior forms of energy medicine for over 20 years. a safe, loving environment. powerful prayers!” shaman’s mesa and ceremony to become a powerful medicine woman. She She travels regularly to Peru to learn, work and So, thank you!” soul retrieval has transformed her deep challenges into participate in ceremony with the nativeChris B. walking in the shaman’s footsteps sources of compassion and wisdom allowing shamans. When at home she maintains Lorene G. peru expedition her to inspire and help others in profound a private practice in shamanic energy medicine. munay-ki ways that speak to the soul. “It is not very often when one has mastery of time Berta Kuhnel holds the space for transfor- high expectations, that a program When “Wake” Wheeler introduced himself to mation. Using the gifts of shamanism, exceed those expectations. 1 Admission by application only. the Q’ero of Pisac, in the Sacred Valley of traditional chinese medicine, cranial-sacral That was certainly my experience. Peru, the weavers responded: “Wayqi,” Spirit therapy and reiki, she provides assistance for The setting was extraordinary, the Brother in the Quechuan language. He growth, empowerment, balance and ceremonies were spectacular, aspires to embody this name in his work and vitality of the energetic and biological systems the lectures were fascinating, life. Wake blends emerging shamanic of the body. the training was excellent and the principles and practices into his energy work. overall experience was stunning.” Jeanette Mantel lives in Stockholm, Sweden Karen Duncan walks the path of the shaman. where she has an active healing practice in Richard B. She brings into her journey expertise energy medicine. Her passion is teaching and as a play therapist, psychotherapist, teacher, inspiring students and clients through consultant, and administrator. Her health and healing. focus is on creating impeccable space for growth and healing.
16 2008 e xpeditions 17“Thanks again to all the staff at the via illuminata day by day: Four Winds for all the hard work, energy and attention to June 24: Opening fire ceremony and orientation with Alberto. detail that must have gone into June 25: Meeting with the Inka shamans. We break up into organizing Pachatusan and small groups led by a Four Winds senior teacher. After the Via. I am still having nightly yoga and breakfast we depart to visit Pumamarca… dreams of the Andes and here we receive the rites of the ‘Daykeepers’. Afternoon can hardly wait to return.” meeting and talk with Alberto at the hotel. Evening individual healing ceremonies with the shamans.Diane C. June 26: Your small group, accompanied by the Inka shamans, visits the ruins of Quillarumiyok, the temple of the moon, to receive the rites of the ‘Wisdomkeepers’.“Thank you for two wonderful Afternoon meeting and talks with Alberto. weeks in Peru and for all your June 27: Early morning yoga and meditation. Visit to the warmth, energy and inspiration. ceremonial site of Racchi, where the Inka was selected. I’ve come home with a new You receive the rites of the Earthkeepers. Afternoon meeting and talk with Alberto clarity, feeling so grateful and the via illuminata: via illuminata- at the hotel. Evening individual healing ceremonies with the shamans. “WOW. What an experience. thankful for everything I have. Healing, Ceremony, and Transformation at kids of the future: June 28: Early morning yoga and meditation. You travel with your small group and the Inka The power of the sites combined A great change in attitude from sacred sites in the Andes with Alberto Villoldo june 24–july 5, 2008 elders and hike to the ruins of Pisac, the Temple of the Falcon, where you receive with the Shamans was unreal. the me who was always Ph.D. and the Inka Elders the rites of the ‘Starkeepers’. I don’t think my Peru experience looking for the next thing to do, june 24–july 5, 2008 An incredible opportunity to bring your June 29: Early morning departure to Machu Picchu. Return to our hotel by 7:00 pm. Evening can be topped.” be or have in order to be happy! child (ages 10-16) to experience the healing ceremonies with the shamans. I feel I’ve found something The via is an inner pilgrimage and journey Medicine Wheel teachings, build a medicine June 30: A leisurely day for rest and exploration of the nearby village of Urubamba, as well Rob H. with shamanism and the Four of illumination. You will experience the bundle, and receive all nine rites of shamanic as short hikes in the Andean foothills. Afternoon meeting and talk with Alberto at the Winds that I’ve been searching nine gates, or rites of passage, of the medicine initiation. hotel. Evening individual healing ceremonies with the shamans. for a long time.” way during visits to ancient ceremonial July 1: Early morning yoga and meditation. Your small group, accompanied by the Inka elders, “I just wanted to thank you for an sites in the Sacred Valley of the Inka including While parents are on the via Illuminata your travels to Tipon, the temple of the waters, to receive the rites of the ‘Time to Come’. absolutely amazing journey in Emma H. Machu Picchu. For the via we have child will be with a group that has a local Afternoon meeting and talk with Alberto at the hotel. Evening individual healing Peru! You and your staff held us in invited the finest medicine men and women guide and shaman, supervised by Four Winds ceremonies with the shamans. a sacred and beautiful way, to accompany us in a 12 day journey of Staff. Each day will include hiking at an Inka July 2: Early morning yoga and meditation. Your small group travels to Ollantaytambo, the and it is truly appreciated.” prayer and transformation. ruin, and a combination of lectures and Temple of the Winds, and receives the rites of the Healer, awakening the healing teachings, art, rites and ceremonies. There will power of your LEF. Demonstration of the healing power of stones. Afternoon meeting Chris K. In thousand year old Inka temples you will be longer hikes for the older age group. and talk with Alberto at the hotel. Evening individual healing ceremonies with experience rites of passage that cleanse, Breakfasts will be at the Hotels and is included the shamans. protect, heal, and awaken the potentials of in the cost of the rooms. Light lunches will be July 3: Early morning yoga and meditation. Visit to Moray, the Temple of the Mother earth, your luminous energy field. This is the provided during the day. The remaining to receive the ‘Creator Rites’. fulfillment of the prophecies of the Americas dinners are with parents and are not included July 4: Early morning yoga and meditation. Free day to visit Cusco, the ancient capital where we pollinate within us the fullest in the cost of the trip. Children meet of the Inka Empire. Eve¬ning closing fire ceremony with all the shamans and Alberto. of our human capabilities. with parents in the evenings and stay at the July 5: Early morning flights back home, or continue on to Lake Titicaca with Alberto. same hotel. Land Cost $3350. Land Cost: $2850. Discounts available for families of three or more.
18 2008 e xpeditions 19 the holy mountains - salkantay: Led by Linda Fitch and the Inka elders june 5–16, 2008“My trip to Peru was unforgettable. We experience nature temples at altitudes ranging from 11,000 to 17,000 feet. This will be a very It changed me in my core. There rigorous and challenging journey, with hiking and camping for five days on the “undomesticated are so many precious moments feminine” mountain. and experiences that I will keep forever in my heart.” Our journey begins in the Sacred Valley, where we visit the ruins of Killarumiyok, Moray and Maras. At Machu Picchu we meditate at the Inka City of Light. After acclimating in CuscoHenny S. we board our buses for the mountains where we take part in evening ceremonies and rites that mark the beginning of a new time on Earth, akin to that described in the prophecies of the Maya and the emergence into the fifth world of the Hopi.“We realized during our Peru Our pilgrimage takes us through spectacular vistas of snow-covered slopes and sacred sites where the amazon expedition: lake titicaca expedition: “I just feel in love with Peru, the trips with The Four Winds that we receive gifts of power from the mountains. We trek to the base of the holy mountain, where Led by Marcela Lobos march 10–15 Led by Alberto Villoldo & Marcela Lobos. people and one another. I knew the work you are doing is the we camp at Ichupata and can observe avalanches on Salkantay’s dramatic walls. After crossing Led by Alberto Villoldo june 12–16 july 5–10, 2008 it would be magical; I just purest and closest to Spirit that we the Inkachiriasca pass at 15,600 feet, we descend into the high Amazon rainforest through a trail Led by Marcela Lobos june 20–24 had no idea how magical. Thanks had found. The Four Winds work surrounded by orchids and hummingbirds. This trip includes four nights of camping and all Lake Titicaca is the Sea on Top of The World. for being on this road of discovery is our direction forward to meals are included while camping. This expedition will explore the ceremonies of It is the source and origin of the Children with me.” enhance our gifts to help move the Jungle Shamans who will share their of the Sun, where the Sun and the Moon people on in their journeys.” Limited Enrollment. For Advanced Students only. techniques for stepping outside of ordinary gave birth to the first Inka. You will visit the Cindy N. Land Cost $3350 time to glimpse who we are becoming. ancient towns of Sillustani, the burial groundJan T. We fly over the eastern mountain range of the of kings, queens, and shamans. You will Andes to Puerto Maldonado, the last frontier explore the floating reed islands of the Uru the holy mountains - pachatusan: town in the Amazon. At the heart of the people whose myth of origin points to Sirius, Led by Alberto Villoldo and the Inka elders. Amazon we take motorized canoes down the the Dog Star. Ceremonies at the Temple june 16–22, 2008 Madre de Dios, the Mother of God River, of Illapa, the Lightning God, and the Temple through an astounding palette of colors of Pachamama, the Mother Earth, will balance The Journey begins in the Sacred Valley. We visit the Temple of the Falcon at Pisaq, perched atop and abundant wildlife. Our exquisite jungle the polarities in our lives. a breathtaking mountain with cascading terraces overlooking the Wiilcamayu river. We then lodge serves superb meals. In the mornings join the Q’ero medicine people in a pilgrimage to the Holy Mountain. This is the legendary axis we go on nature walks with local botanists. In Land Cost: $1500 of the world, the place of initiation of the Earthkeepers. the afternoon and evenings we meet with our jungle shaman who guides us with his This is a challenging hike but attainable by everyone. We take part in ceremony with don Martin, songs into the world of spirit. Combine your the keeper of the mountain rites. We descend to the temple sanctuary of El Senor de Huanca, Holy Mountain or via Journey with a trip which encloses the gigantic stone huaca. Medicine people regard this temple as the site where the to the Amazon. spirit of the mountain resides. Crossing the Apu pass, we descend past mist-shrouded lagoons on our return to the Sacred Valley. The theme of this expedition is the teachings and practices of Limited Enrollment the Earthkeepers. Land Cost: $1500 Limited Enrollment. For Advanced Students only. Land Cost $1850
20 2008 e xpeditions P R I VAT E CON S U LTAT ION S A N D L I F E COA C H I N G 21 alberto villoldo, ph.d., linda fitch, marcela lobos, wake wheeler, and senior staff“I wanted to share my appreciation choquequirao journey: journey to the andes with to have had the opportunity Led by Wake Wheeler. the medicine women of chile to accompany Dr. Alberto Villoldo june 16–24, 2008 Led by Marcela Lobos. on the Via Illuminata to Peru this april 2 –12, 2008 year. I know I will want to return In the Quechua language, Choquequirao for all the gifts it has to offer means the “cradle of gold.” Peruvian Journey to the heart of the Andes and explore us in the experience of human lore speaks of several “hidden cities,” each healing the sacred feminine. Participate and divine nature.” one a step closer to the invisible world. in ancient Mapuche healing ceremonies and The first city is Machu Picchu; the second go through rites of passage that will allowElizabeth W. Choquequirao. you to leave behind those parts of yourself that no longer serve you. Come discover those Join us on an expedition to the lost Inka city gifts that will allow you to live a more sacred“We can’t say enough good things of gold. This is an extraordinarily beautiful and fulfilling life. about our experience in Peru… and challenging trek that takes us along a pre- very tough to verbalize…but it is Columbian trail, through lush vegetation, and Limited Enrollment Alberto Villoldo, Ph.D., Linda Fitch, Marcela can readily change negative habits, feelings “I wanted to write and say gracious safe to say ‘life changing.’” down 6,000 feet to the glacier-fed Apurimac Land Cost: $3,350 Lobos, Wake Wheeler, and Senior Staff and behaviors. When we heal the luminous and grateful thank yous. River, where we view eagles and condors along are available for private consultations and life energy field, our physical bodies and our My phone session was warm and Rick T. the way. This is a rigorous six day hike along coaching. We offer telephone consultations emotions heal. enlightening. Thank you for Inka trails. Be among the few explorers to visit yucatan expedition worldwide, as well as in-person sessions your help, healing, gifts and trust.” this extraordinary archeological site. january 19–25, 2009 in Park City, Utah. To schedule an appointment or receive more information on consultations, please contact Dori M. Limited Enrollment. reading the signs of destiny A luminous energy field surrounds the human the Four Winds office. Please be aware Land Cost $2250 in mexico body and holds within it a record of that there is often a waiting list for many of “Thank you soooo much for the january 25–31, 2009 our emotional, physical and spiritual history. the consulting services. We do not offer wonderful private session. These imprints predispose us to the way medical or psychological consultations. Please Thank you for seeing where and we age, the way we heal and the way we may consult your doctor or mental health how I was, you have no idea die. When these imprints are dissolved one professional for these services. what a relief it has been that your tracking reconfirmed that the way I was feeling was actually what was really happening.” “ Iprivate consultation last week.aWords escape am still in a blissful state as result of my Rosa P. me in describing how valuable I found the work, and how much I appreciate your compassion and enthusiasm. ” Sharon C.
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I felt grace touch me Soul Retrieval return to deliver the prophecy entrusted to In this CD you will learn how to journey to we can track through time to see our through these words.” Introductory techniques for soul and destiny them foretelling the End of Time. explore the four chambers of your soul. In original wounding or into the future to source retrieval. dvd, 45 min…$22.00 the same way that we have a four chambered from one of our high destinies. Sharon A. Hard Cover…$20.00 heart, you will discover that each of the cd…$15.00 The Shaman’s Journey chambers of your soul has information that Shaman, Healer, Sage Eduardo Calderon Palomino was the most is essential for healing from the early Retrieving Destiny – The Journey “I am presently on fire reading Alberto Villoldo has created a practical and renowned medicine man of the Northern Inka childhood and past life wounds that threw In this special journey you will visit the five your book Shaman, Healer, revolutionary program based on the empire. His reputation brought him clients your destiny off course. In the final levels of the Spirit World and experience Sage and need to express to you traditional healing methods used by the from around the world. 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