Rituals for Personal and Family Healing
A practical guide to connecting with your ancestors for personal, family, and cultural healing. Everyone has loving and wise ancestors they can learn to invoke for support and healing. Coming into relationship with your ancestors empowers you to transform negative family patterns into blessings and encourages good health, self-esteem, clarity of purpose, and better relationships with your living relatives.
Provides over 20 exercises and rituals to help you initiate contact with your ancestors, find ancestral guides, and assist the dead who are not yet at peace
Explains how to safely engage in lineage repair work by connecting strongly more ancient ancestors before relating with the recently deceased
Explores how your ancestors can help you transform intergenerational legacies of pain and abuse and reclaim the positive spirit of the family
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About the Author
Daniel Foor, PhD, is a licensed therapist and a doctor of psychology. He has led ancestral healing intensives throughout the United States since 2005.
He is an initiate in the Ifá/Òrìṣà tradition tradition of Yorùbá-speaking West Africa and has trained with teachers of Mahayana Buddhism, Islamic Sufism, and diverse indigenous paths, including the ways of his English, Irish, and German ancestors.
His approach to ancestor reverence and earth-honoring spirituality is heart-centered, non-dogmatic, and honoring of soul-level difference. He views ancestral and family healing as one part of a larger movement for social and earth justice. Daniel and his family live in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina.