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Horn, Gabriel, 1947-

Spirit drumming : a guide to the healing power of rhythm / Gabriel Horn, White Deer of Autumn. - 176 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm

Includes index.

From past to present, the drumming -- Birth and rebirth -- The orgin -- Everything is vibration -- The first sound -- Tobacco -- The pratice of conscious thought -- Drum teachings -- Not always so black and white -- Making time/finding space -- Transformation and drumming -- Losve and loss and healing -- Thanksgiving and passing on tradition

"Award-winning writer Gabriel Horn, White Deer of Autumn, offers a heartfelt examination of the spiritual power of Native American drumming, including authentic stories, chants, rituals, and ceremonies. He shows how drumming can restore our true selves and connect us to each other and the earth. Spirit Drumming follows Horn's journey, complete with history, personal stories from drummers, and an investigation of drums as living beings and how vibration acts as a conduit for healing."--Provided by publisher.

9781454921509 (pbk.) 1454921501 (pbk.)

2016051542


Indians of North America--Religion.
Rhythm--Religious aspects.
Drum--Performance.
Indian philosophy.
Spiritual healing.

E98.R3 / S7228 2017

299.7