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Psychonavigation: Techniques for Travel Beyond Time (original 1990; edition 1990)

by John Perkins (Author)

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Title:Psychonavigation: Techniques for Travel Beyond Time
Authors:John Perkins (Author)
Info:Inner Traditions (1990),
Collections:Your library, New Age, Self Help
Tags:biography, New Age, Psychology, Ecology

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PsychoNavigation by John Perkins (1990)



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Ruth and Jason Perkins
who were the first to lead me into other cultures
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My five year old daughter, Jessica, and I stood hand in hand on a hill looking down at the power plant and hydroponic greenhouse.
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In this first hand account, John Perkins relates his encounters with the Bugis of Indonesia, hte Shuara of the Amazon, the Quechua of the Andes, and other psychonavigation around the world. He explains how the people of these tribal cultures navigate to a physical destination or to a source of inner wisdom by means of visions and dream wanderings.

Psychonavigation has been practiced by creative minds, such s Beethoven, Jung and Einstein in their search for knowledge and insight. Perkins explains how you can apply the same techniques to attune with the constructive forces of established, psychonavigation can help you make wise decisions and develop innovative approaches to challenges in every area of life.

A management consultant and director of ecologically beneficial projects, John Perkins is the author of The Stress Free Habit (Healing Arts Press, 1989). 
He works with business and governmental organizations in countries as diverse as Ecuador, Indonesia, Egypt, and Mexico, pursuing an avid interest in the preservation of tribal wisdom and the natural environment.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 089281800X, Paperback)

After 'Hit Man'

The New York Times bestseller Confessions of an Economic Hit Man documents John Perkins’ extraordinary career as a globe-trotting economic hit man. Perkins’ insider’s view leads him to crisis of conscience--to the realization that he must devote himself to work which will foster a world-wide awareness of the sanctity of indigenous peoples, their cultures, and their environments. Perkins’ books demonstrate how the age-old shamanic techniques of some of the world’s most primitive peoples have sparked a revolution in modern concepts about healing, the subconscious, and the powers each of us has to alter individual and communal reality.

This groundbreaking book is John Perkins’s firsthand account of his experiences with the shamanic technique of psychonavigation--a method of traveling outside the body by means of visions and dream wanderings--and his encounters with the Shuar of the Amazon, the Quechua of the Andes, and the Bugis of Indonesia. Shuar shamans psychonavigate for the purposes of hunting and healing, while the Bugis, among the most renowned sailors of the world, use these techniques to navigate without the aid of charts and compasses. Perkins explains how these techniques work and how the people of these indigenous cultures psychonavigate to both distant physical destinations and sources of inner wisdom.

Throughout history, psychonavigation has been practiced by highly creative minds such as Beethoven, Jung, and Einstein. Perkins’s riveting narrative takes us on a journey of personal discovery as he learns the great value of these techniques and their relevance not only to individual well-being, but to the health of the environment and of the world at large. He reveals how by attuning to the positive forces in nature and communicating with our inner guides we all can become psychonavigators, finding our way to wise decisions and developing innovative approaches to the challenges we face as individuals and a world community.

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