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By Alejandro Jodorowsky

ISBN-10: 1594771731

ISBN-13: 9781594771736

Jodorowsky’s memoirs of his studies with grasp Takata and the crowd of wisewomen--magiciennes--who inspired his non secular progress

• unearths Jodorowsky turning an analogous unsparing religious imaginative and prescient visible in El Topo to his personal religious quest

• indicates how the author’s non secular perception and growth was once catalyzed many times via wisewoman shamans and healers

In 1970, John Lennon brought to the realm Alejandro Jodorowsky and the motion picture, El Topo, that he wrote, starred in, and directed. The motion picture and its writer immediately grew to become a counterculture icon. The New York Times acknowledged the movie “demands to be seen,” and Newsweek referred to as it “An outstanding Movie!” yet that was once simply the start of the tale and the talk of El Topo, and the adventure of its impressive writer. His religious quest all started with the japanese grasp Ejo Takata, the guy who brought him to the perform of meditation, Zen Buddhism, and the knowledge of the koans. but during this autobiographical account of his religious trip, Jodorowsky unearths that it was once a small crew of wisewomen, a long way faraway from the area of Buddhism, who initiated him and taught him easy methods to placed the knowledge he had realized from his grasp into practice.

At the course of Takata, Jodorowsky turned a scholar of the surrealist painter Leonora Carrington, therefore starting a trip during which important non secular classes have been transmitted to him via numerous girls who have been masters in their specific crafts. those girls integrated Doña Magdalena, who taught him “initiatic” or religious therapeutic massage; the robust Mexican actress referred to as l. a. Tigresa (the “tigress”); and Reyna D’Assia, daughter of the famed religious instructor G. I. Gurdjieff. different vital wisewomen on Jodorowsky’s religious course contain María Sabina, the priestess of the sacred mushrooms; the healer Pachita; and the Chilean singer Violeta Parra. the lessons of those girls enabled him to discard the emotional armor that used to be hindering his development at the direction of non secular information and enlightenment.

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