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Healing From Grief: The Ritual Of Release and Restoration

“Unlike people in the West, the Dagara believe it is terrible to suppress one’s grief. Only by passionate expression can loss be tamed and assimilated into a form one can live with.” —Malidoma Some’, African Elder Facing The Challenge My father was diagnosed with Emphysema, Congestive Heart Failure and Lung Cancer. As his health deteriorates [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:37+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Toby Christensen's Work, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Toby Christensen My Adventure to Burkina Faso part I

Traveling from Ouagadougou to the Bush I just returned from an amazing adventure in Burkina Faso West Africa. On my trip I encountered a very different experience than I had when I visited 12 years ago. The video in this posting was taken while riding out of Ouagadougou the capital city of Burkina Faso out [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:39+00:00 December 15th, 2010|Indigenous Traditions|0 Comments