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Positive Nights Presents: Leopard Warrior – The Making of a traditional African/Irish Shaman
August 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm€20
Facebook Page| Thursday, August 31st 2017, 7:30pm | Eur 20 / 15 euros concession | Location: The Powerscourt Theatre, Dublin 2.
We are very pleased to welcome John Lockley back to Positive Nights. He was a frequent speaker at Buddha Bag. John will be speaking about his new book, ‘Leopard Warrior’ and how he became one of the first white man in recent history to become a senior Xhosa Sangoma (traditional shaman) in the same tribe as Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
His book will be published by Sounds True alongside his audio teachings, ‘The way of the Leopard’, how to empower your spirit and follow your destiny. Join us for a night of stories, teachings and mystery!
We will have refreshing cold pressed juices at the break courtesy of Sisú
Click here to get your tickets or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
More about John
John’s story is a remarkable testament to the human spirit to survive adversity and trust in one’s dreams. His story started in Dublin in the 1950’s with is Mother, Anastasia Kelly’s vision of African elephants whilst walking the Dun Laoghaire peer. For the last 20 years he has worked alongside some of South Africa’s top diviners, healers and herbalists. Now over 60 years later he has returned bearing gifts of African indigenous technology in the form of storytelling, ancestral dreaming, divination, plant healing, trance dancing and shaking medicine, to name but a few. John is a specialist with dreams and clients are welcome to discuss theirs with him.
A Review for ‘Leopard Warrior':
“Leopard Warrior is truly a remarkable account of the initiation of a white male in South Africa into becoming a sangoma. This is quite a sign to be entrusted with these deep ancestral mysteries. John Lockley shares a wealth of stories that will bring tears to your eyes as well as inspire you to want to learn more. The exercises he provides are simple yet transformative. This book is brilliant!”
Sandra Ingerman, MA
author of Soul Retrieval and Walking in Light:
The Everyday Empowerment of Shamanic Life
- August 31
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
- Event Categories:
- Holistic & Spiritual, Positive Nights, Positive Nights
- Event Tags:
- african traditions, african tribe, africans, Author, Desmond Tutu, John Lockley, Leopard Warrior, Nelson Mandela, Shaman, Shamanism
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