The Sorcerer's Crossing: A Woman's Journey by Taisha AbelarThe Sorcerer's Crossing: A Woman's Journey by Taisha Abelar

The Sorcerer's Crossing: A Woman's Journey

byTaisha AbelarForeword byCARLOS CASTANEDA

Paperback | November 1, 1993

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Some twenty years ago, anthropologist Carlos Castaneda electrified millions of readers by describing his initiation--under the Yaqui Indian brujo Don Juan--into an alternate reality. Now Taisha Abelar, who was taught by the female members of Don Juan's group, recounts her own "crossing" in this arresting book.

While traveling in Mexico, Abelar became involved with a group of sorcerers and began a rigorous physical and mental training process designed to enable her to breach the limits of ordinary perception. The Sorcerers Crossing details that process, giving us a highly practical sense of the responsibilities and perils that face a woman sorcerer. Abelar's enthralling story is invaluable as a virtual "sorcerers manual", as anthropology, and as a provocative work of women's spirituality.

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Every aspect of Carlos Castaneda's life, from his literary credibility and marital history to his place of birth and circumstances of death, are shrouded in mystery. Born Carlos Aranha, Castaneda graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles in the mid-1960s, and soon after he published the first of eight best-selling nove...

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Title:The Sorcerer's Crossing: A Woman's JourneyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 7.8 × 5.2 × 0.7 inPublished:November 1, 1993Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0140193669

ISBN - 13:9780140193664

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While traveling in Mexico, Abelar became involved with a group of sorcerers and began a rigorous physical and mental training process designed to enable her to breach the limits of ordinary perception. This book details that process and reveals the responsibilities and perils that face a woman sorcerer