Medical anthropologist and best-selling author, who has dedicated over 30 years to studying the shamanic healing practices of indigenous cultures in the Amazon and Andes.
Book written by Alberto Villoldo
Power Up Your Brain
The Neuroscience of EnlightenmentFeb 01, 2011 | 264 PagesPeople have searched for enlightenment for thousands of years, but it seems to be an unreachable goal for most. According to depictions seen—monks sitting on meditation cushions, nuns kneeling in prayer, shamans communing with the universe—it's a state only attainable by a chosen few. Neuroscientist David Perlmutter and medical...Learn more about Power Up Your Brain
Topics discussed by Alberto Villoldo
Topics discussed by Alberto Villoldo in books and podcast appearances.
Sharpen your brain power! The human brain is the central organ of the nervous system, and with approximately 86 billion neurons, it is the most complex structure known in the...
Bring yourself back to the present moment through mindfulness! Meditation is an effective stress management technique that can help you cope with the day-to-day stress of modern life. By regularly practicing...
Say a kittle prayer for me! Prayer is often considered to be a way of connecting with God or the divine and can be seen as a form of communication. It is often used as a way of...
If you believe...anything is possible! Spirituality has often been seen as a way to connect with the divine or with a higher power. In recent years, however, spirituality has taken on a...
Adding health to your life the natural way! Alternative medicine refers to medical practices that are not part of conventional Western medicine. These practices may include herbal remedies,...