Kathleen Jenks, Ph.D.
COMMON THEMES, EAST & WEST
(Note: Also see under "TREES & PLANT LORE")
This is a wonderful site offering FAQs ("Frequently Asked Questions") on shamanism as well as a wide selection of links to shamanism in many parts of the world. Included are texts, on-line recordings (including shamanic chants), and bibliographies.
Menu of Common Themes, East & West:
Creation Myths / Star Lore & Astrology / Floods /
Earth Goddesses & Gods / Sky Goddesses & Gods /
Dragons & Serpents /Green Men / Trees & Plant Lore /
Tricksters / Shamanism / Sacred Theatre, Dance & Ritual
Down to Geographical Regions: Africa
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Copyright 1998 by Kathleen Jenks, Ph.D.
(11 December 2006: deleted old e-mail -- interesting to look back at an early, untouched page from 1998!)
10-11 September 2009: saved as a separate 1998 page. Its original link now belongs to a greatly expanded version.