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Courageous Dreaming: How Shamans Dream the World Into Being

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Modern physics tells us that we’re dreaming the world into being with every thought. The Courage to Dream Your Life tells us how to dream our world with power and grace. The ancient shamans of the Americas understood that we’re not only creating our experience of the world, but are dreaming up the very nature of reality itself—that is, “life is but a dream.” When you don’t ...more
Hardcover, 1st, 192 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Hay House
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Shervin
Apr 19, 2009 Shervin rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I enjoyed reading this book.This book talks about our dreams and how, through our stories, we make them reality. Four levels of consciousness are discussed that we may dream(physical, mind, spirit, universal). By dreaming differently, it discusses how we can change our nightmares. This book discusses how courage (at four levels) plays a significant role in changing our dreams. It delves into
cleaning up our thoughts and emotions rather than fighting events in our lives. Some steps are shown so o
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Gwen Fricker
Feb 26, 2016 Gwen Fricker rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Must say it was not really what I expected.....but it really hit the spot at this point in my life. This book will definitely affect each person differently....it all depends on where you are in 'your soul's progress'. I have started another one of Villoldo's books.
Dianadumitru
Sep 30, 2011 Dianadumitru rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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A how-to-live-brave book, about our power to change the dreams we are experiencing as so called reality everyday into something beautiful and great, for our greater good. I see things differently now. Read it. Alberto is a very gifted writer and spiritual guide.
Lana
Too much focus on the negative sides of human nature, creating a negative feeling while reading this book. Nothing I found inspiring. Sadly, it actually has very little to do with Shamans or their teachings. All in all, a waste of time.
Jennifer
Jan 08, 2010 Jennifer rated it liked it
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Started reading it and was enjoying it, but got distracted by other things. I want to get back to it sometime.
Andrea Marley
Dec 06, 2013 Andrea Marley rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I liked this book. I like all of his books. They are hard to review with words.
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Apr 03, 2008 Likethesky7 rated it really liked it
ask me and i'd be more than happy to share all my knowledge.
Magaly
Sep 02, 2012 Magaly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition


Great spiritual self development book.
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Aug 25, 2009 Daffanie rated it it was amazing
excellent empowering book. easy and fast read.
Stephanie
Oct 07, 2009 Stephanie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
One of the better books I've read this year. Very inspiring.
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By his mid-20s Alberto Villoldo was the youngest clinical professor at San Francisco State University. He was directing his own laboratory, the Biological Self-Regulation Lab, investigating how energy medicine and visualization could change the chemistry of the brain.

One day in his biology laboratory, Alberto realized that his investigation had to get bigger instead of smaller; Alberto needed to f
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