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Compleat Vampyre: The Vampyre Shaman, Werewolves, Witchery, and the Undead

Compleat Vampyre: The Vampyre Shaman, Werewolves, Witchery, and the Undead (New)

by Jackson, Nigel

Publisher: Capall Bann

Binding: Paperback

Book ID: 9781898307310, 1898307318

$21.95

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Vampyre shamanism and wolf cults in Europe. The intensely shamanic vampyre characteristics are explored in depth. The undead is a night-flying wraith of the dead or the entranced who roams through the night, sometimes in animal or bird form. Shamanism is an archaic and universal system of magically inspired mindstates, a "technique of ecstasy" which is found all over the world and amongst virtually all peoples at one time or another. Vampyre mythology can be seen to contain many strange mysteries which cast new light on ancient conceptions of the soul-entity and the multi-faceted reality which lies beyond the grave. This is a mythology of death, considered literally as the termination of the physical body and symbolically as a metaphor for profound trance states during which the soul, wraith or ghost leaves the inert body and ventures forth. A fascinating book where religion, myth, magic, legend and fact all come together.

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