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The WHEEL OF TIME; Shamanism in Mexico;Amazon.com: Wish List

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Journey to Ixtlan will be shipped to DR OLGA M ANDREIby Free State Books. 
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Magical Passes: The Practic...by Carlos Castaneda4.5 out of 5 stars(28)$11.15 The Power of Silence: Furth... by Carlos Castaneda

Order Book; Amazon.com: A Separate Reality: Further Conversations with Don Juan (Audible Audio Edition): Carlos Castaneda, Luis Moreno: Books

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Start reading: Un Mircea Eliade Latino-American; Carlos Castaneda si cele 12 carti ale luiBetter than his first two books

By Davidon February 4, 2001 Format: Paperback
It took a lot for me to get through Castaneda's first book, The Teachings of Don Juan. I was totally unimpressed with it. The whole book was essentially about how a Yaqui Indian "sorcerer" put naive Carlos, then a graduate student in anthropology from UCLA doing research on a hallucinogenic plant, through a bunch of weird drug trips that shook his view of reality. And to me, that doesn't jive at all.
But in Journey to Ixtlan, Castaneda goes back and says, "wait, start over, reset. I was wrong about all of that drug stuff, it's really not necessary, don Juan just put me through that because I was too stubborn and 'rational' to see that there may be other views of reality than the ones I subscribe to." In this book he discovers that he doesn't need drugs to experience other worlds. …