Sacred Sites of the West

Sacred Sites of the West

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Baker & Taylor
Describes natural sites in the Western states, Hawaii, and Mexico that seem to have spiritual power and suggests possible explanations for the effects some people have experienced

Llewellyn Worldwide
Discover the mystical powers of dozens of sites in the western half of the U.S. and Mexico inSacred Sites of the West by Bernyce Barlow.

Sacred Sites of the West is a travel guide to some of the most amazing areas in the world. Filled with numerous photos, including almost a dozen in full color, it shares personal experiences and folklore of the majesty and wonder of these sites. Included are goddess and warrior sites, healing centers, energy wellsprings, vision caves, and sites that have inspired those who hear the spirit of the place speak.

·Visit Cataract Canyon in Utah, a powerful sacred site with the Colorado River running through, providing an adrenaline rush for any who dare the rapids
·Learn about the Indian Canyons near Palm Springs, California, where the spirits of ancient Indians still reside
·Discover Mount Shasta in Northern California, the mystery mountain known for UFO activity and strange lights
·Uncover the secrets of Montezuma's Well in Arizona, a huge, limestone sinkhole held sacred by Native Americans and kept secret from the Spanish who entered the region in the 1500s
·See the high plateau in Montana called Ulm Pishkum, seemly haunted by the friendly tribes who used to gather for ceremonies and barter
·Wonder at the spiritual secrets of the Painted Desert of Arizona and its neighbor, the Petrified Forest.

Sacred Sites of the West is valuable addition to your knowledge of magical areas. If you use this book as a travel companion, you will experience the journey of a lifetime.

Publisher: St. Paul, Minn. : Llewellyn Publications, 1996
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781567180565
Branch Call Number: 291.350978 B249s 1996
Characteristics: xv, 218 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm


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