Sex Shamans: True Stories of Sacred Sexuality and Awakening is a radical collection of more than twenty original essays by international leaders who are teaching and practicing sexual shamanism with the International School of Temple Arts (ISTA). Each mini-memoir not only expose details of the author’s vulnerable awakening, but their professional calling to become a modern sexual healer provoking key questions such as: What are the sexual wounds that need healing? How can a personal crisis lead to becoming a healer? What are the gifts and practices necessary to walk this path? This diverse tapestry of personal narratives weaves both theory and practices from traditional tantra, feminism, queer theory, and the postmodern sexual liberation movement. If you’ve been curious about the temple arts and how they can help you grow personally or professionally, this book is a must-read. It proposes a revolutionary new worldview wherein sex and spirit can lead us towards embodied enlightenment.
By Baba Dez Nichols · Bruce Lyon · Crystal Dawn Morris · Dawn Cherie · Deborah Taj Anapol, Ph.D. · Ellie Wilde · Janine Ma-Ree · KamalaDevi McClure · Komala Lyra · Laurie Handlers · Lin Holmquist · Matooka Moonbeam · Mia Mor · Ohad Pele Ezrahi · Patrik Olterman · Raffaello Manacorda · Ria Bloom · Sean O’Faolain · Stephanie Phillips · Stephen SouLove
Edited by KamalaDevi McClure