Deanna's Reviews > Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman

Of Water and the Spirit by Malidoma Patrice Somé
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Aug 25, 08

Read in August, 2008

One of my favorite books. An African shaman who was reunited with his family and culture after he had been abducted by Jesuits as a young boy shares the account of his treacherous initiation into shamanism and into a world where magic and reality coexist all from his unique, partially-westernized point of view.
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