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Traditional Ways: Journeying Day-Retreat with Jim Ewing

Experience a Shamanic Journey with Jim Pathfinder Ewing using the drum states of consciousness: dream time, meditation, daydream, night dream. Bring your dream time into reality with this intensive day-long retreat.


9:30 AM  Smudging & Introduction to the Shamanic Journey using the drum States of Consciousness; differences in Dreamtime and the purpose of bringing Dreamtime into reality: Bringing into Reality

10:45 AM  Break

11 AM  Upper World, Middle World, Lower World, and Other Realities; time and space, and power animals

11: 30 AM  15-minute Drum Journey

12:30 AM  Lunch

1:30 AM  Working with Dreamtime and Levels of Consciousness

2 PM  30-minute Drum Journey

3 PM  Reiki Shamanism

3:30 PM  Retreat Review and Prayer


Homestead Member: includes lunch, snacks, all materials and facilitator fee $85

Guests may attend for $95


About our Facilitator

Jim PathFinder Ewing is an award-winning journalist, author and organic farmer. He is the former Vice President of the Board of Directors of Rainbow Whole Foods Co-Op, the state’s oldest organic cooperative grocery, and has served in executive volunteer positions with the state’s largest conservation organizations MS Ducks Unlimited and MS Wildlife Federation.
He is well known for his books (Findhorn Press) on energy medicine which have been published in English, French, German, Russian and Japanese. His books reflect a lifelong study of integrative/energy medicine techniques, and he is a sought after lecturer and teacher. His background as a writer and editor at The Clarion-Ledger, the state’s largest newspaper, and before that, USA TODAY and the Jackson Daily News in Jackson, Miss., spans more than three decades.

Among his awards, he is a three-time winner of the J. Oliver Emmerich Award (the Mississippi Press Association's highest honor for commentary); winner of the Mississippi Wildlife Federation's Conservation Writer of the Year award; and has won national Best of Gannett, regional Associated Press Managing Editors, and state press association honors.

To read his weekly columns on organic gardening, food and farming: 

His books:

"Dreams of the Reiki Shaman: Expanding Your Healing Power" (2011)

“Reiki Shamanism: A Guide to Out-of-Body Healing” (2008)

“Healing Plants & Animals from a Distance: Curative Principles and Applications” (2007)

“Finding Sanctuary in Nature: Simple Ceremonies in the Native American Tradition for Healing Yourself and Others” (2007)

“Clearing: A Guide to Liberating Energies Trapped in Buildings and Lands” (2006)

Join Jim on Facebook: Jim-PathFinder-Ewing/ 19604582873

ShooFly Organic Farm: shoofly.html

Twitter: edibleprayers