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Winner of the Nautilus Award, Body Mind Spirit President’s Choice Award, Indies Finalist and the Readers’ Choice Award
“This is truly one of the best books I have read. It is inspiring and unique.”–Sandra Ingerman, author of Soul Retrieval, The Book of Ceremony, and Walking in Light
What a great Audio Book. I’m a Shamanic Practitioner and I learned so much about the Spirit of the Winds. Loved the deep dive into Wind Spirits and the practical use in my daily life. It’s a must read/listen.
Winner of the 2018 Nautilus Award.
Winds of Spirit is a practical guide to connect to powerful wind energies that navigate us toward authentic joy, power, and purpose.
In this book, you’ll explore the rich mythology and cultural significance of wind, and discover a powerful system to utilize the subtle, healing energies in your life. Winds of Spirit will teach you how to connect with your true inner self, use your body as a compass, and receive life-changing messages from nature. Based on an ancient sacred technique used by farmers, shamans, and sailors, this system will show you how to navigate your personal path, providing insight into how to manage the wind patterns and shifting conditions affecting you. You will also learn how to invoke wind deities—gods and goddesses from around the world—and the cardinal winds from the four quadrants of the sky, each of which relate to the inner landscape of your life: mind, emotions, body, and spirit. By working with the omnipresent winds in your life, you can restore harmony and balance, heal the body, and inspire creativity.
Experiential practices include wind breath, wind bath, wind knots, and more!
How to Whistle Up a Monthly Healing Wind of Spirit for Protection and Guidance.
I was captivated from the start by this deeply personal and yet monumental depiction of the forces that move and shake our existence and has inspired and captivated the human imagination for millennia. What can I say? I recommend this book to anybody who is spiritually inclined. Go and read it and be moved by the winds of change. Chapeau!
Winds of Spirit: Ancient Wisdom Tools for Navigating Relationships, Health, and the Divine Paperback:
A Practical Guide for navigating chaotic change.
Sandra Ingerman book Testimony
“Winds of Spirit” is a fabulous book that will transform you into a lover of the wind. Renee Baribeau is an exquisite word smith. Her writing emerges from the depth of her heart and soul as she writes about her life experience and how she healed herself. She shares such awe inspiring legends and practices of how to work with the wind to navigate life, heal from your past and invoke blessings. This is truly one of the best books I have read. It is a inspiring and unique.”
About the Book
In Winds of Spirit, shamanic healer Renee Baribeau shares the rich mythology and cultural significance of wind, while also presenting a powerful system to help you recognize and utilize the subtle energies in your life to heal yourself.
The Wind Work™ system relies on an ancient sacred technique used by farmers, shamans and sailors. It will show you how to navigate your personal path, providing insight into how to manage the wind patterns and shifting conditions affecting you.Winds of Spirit will teach you how to connect with your true inner self (your spiritual magnetic north), use your body as a compass, and never get lost. By working with the omnipresent winds in your life, you can restore harmony and balance, heal the body, and inspire creativity.
“Winds of Spirit is a beautiful and thought-provoking book that presents the winds as transpersonal forces of Nature that live around and within us throughout our lives. This absorbing book held my interest to the last and reveals Renee Baribeau as a modern Western medicine woman who suggests how we may interact with the many different winds should we choose to do so … and that we are all Children of the Winds.
“Praises to Renee Baribeau for blowing a gust of fresh wind into the rich shamanic body of wisdom. This book masterly reconnects us to the wind gods/goddesses and steer us to think and develop an intimate relationship with that life-giving and destructive force, one we may take for
granted. Read this remarkable book.”
“Renee has masterfully enlaced cultural knowledge and practices, bringing us a new global vision of the wind spirits to help us navigate our tulmutuous times toward a more beautiful tomorrow.”
Renee Baribeau, The Practical Shaman, is a Nautilus gold award-winning Hay House author of Winds of Spirit: Ancient Wisdom Tools for Navigating Relationships, Health, and the Divine. She co-hosts the popular podcast, The Shamans Cave with Sandra Ingerman. A wind whistler, soul coach, inspirational speaker, and workshop leader, she is known and respected for her down-to-earth approach.
Since 2013, she has worked in Addiction/Behavioral Health. Currently she is the Brand Marketing Manager for a spiritually based start-up Behavioral Health Organization. In the last three years there, she has developed and coordinated five brands, has created a nationally recognized Emerging Themes in Behavioral Health Conference held annually at UCLA, and offers ongoing visionary guidance for the company which has tripled in size every year since it’s inception
During her life, the wind gods have steered Renee’s journey in many directions. A former chef, in 1987 she opened the first farm-to-table restaurant in Syracuse, New York, “Brown Bagger’s.” Her recovery journey began soon after and has filed her passion and led her to the study of shamanism and alternative healing methods. In 2005, Renee established the Desert Holistic Network in Palm Desert, California, an online regional resource directory. Renee also served as the Resident Shaman at We Care Spa.
Renee is currently working on a new book The Practical Shaman: Restore Equilibrium, Expand Power, and Experience Miracles in Everyday Life, which provides ancient wisdom practices to navigate your “Innerverse.®” She’s a contributing author for Energy Magazine. Renee has also contributed chapters to the anthologies Pearls of Wisdom: 30 Inspirational Ideas to Live Your Best Life Now (Hierophant Publishing, 2012) and The Five Principles of Everything (Five Birds Publishing, 2012). She earned her BA in Communication from University of Southern Maine. She makes her home in Whidbey Island, Washington.