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Noble Faces, Strong Voices: Exploring "The Spirit of Indian Women"
Books about Buddhism
The Universal Spirit of Islam: Keys for Interfaith Understanding
Insights into the early Christian Desert Fathers and Mothers
Interview with Frithjof Schuon - on Primordiality
Memories (video clips) of Martin Lings by Michon and Petitpierre
Science and the Myth of Progress
What is Sacred Art?
Spiritual Masters - East & West Series
Exploring "Timeless in Time" - a biography of Sri Ramana Maharshi
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Having a Vision

“When a dancer is to receive a vision, he takes a fall. He lies there, unconscious. When that happens, we hurriedly go and cover him up with cattails and sweet sage. Then we pray for him. He has gone into a vision, so nobody bothers him. The reward is medicine coming from the Sun Dance, given to him by the buffalo. The buffalo will give the dancer something…probably tell him what to do; what kind of feathers, colors, or medicine to make. Different persons will receive different things.”

- Thomas Yellowtail
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