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Santa Fe, NM, United States, 2013/12/09 - Native shamaness Ohki Simine Forest offers spiritual teachings, guidance for seekers, and apprenticeship trainings to people of all cultures & backgrounds for personal & collective transformation - OhkiSimineForest.com / RedWindCouncils.org.
Esteemed spiritual medicine teacher, Ohki Siminé Forest, will return to the US in the spring of 2014 bringing new levels of teachings & wisdom from the Red Lodge.
A vision-holder of Mohawk descent living in Chiapas, Mexico since 1985, where she collaborates with indigenous Mayas in resistance, Ohki was trained and initiated by Maya, Mongolian and Canadian shamans, and has taught Medicine Wheel and Spiritual Warrior ways for 30 years. She is author of Dreaming the Council Ways: True Native Teachings from the Red Lodge, and a contributor to Original Instructions: Indigenous Teachings for a Sustainable Future. In Chiapas, Mexico, she founded a grassroots social justice organization governed according to ancient Council ways and serving the indigenous Maya in their resistance to extermination which gave rise to the US non-profit organization, Red Wind Councils. Ohki has been a celebrated presenter at the Esalen Institute, Bioneers conferences, Vedanta Centres, churches, colleges, universities, & the Tesuque Indigenous Seed Sovereignty conferences, where her humility, wisdom and profound knowledge of Earth Ways have brought inspiration to thousands.
Ohki offers transformational teaching seminars from an indigenous perspective on spiritual warriorship, Council ways, apprenticeship trainings, drum circles, private sessions for Power Animal, Limpia cleansing, ceremonies, and fair trade Maya crafts at each of the following locations in 2014:
Santa Fe, New Mexico / April 21 - May 13, at the Red Wind Center of Santa Fe
Southwestern College, Santa Fe / May 2 - 4, CEU credits available
Littleton, Massachusetts in the Boston area / May 14 - 27, at Red Wind Medicine Circles
People of all backgrounds are invited to join her in allying with native vision to revitalize and stabilize our lives and world.
Program information available at her website in February 2014.
"Real consciousness is an inner pressure that keeps you from living in self-satisfaction. It holds your heart down to Earth, so you do not forget, so you can listen to the great vastness of Earth with your amazed soul." Ohki Siminé Forest