The Resource Journey into Dreamtime, Munya Andrews

Journey into Dreamtime, Munya Andrews

Label
Journey into Dreamtime
Title
Journey into Dreamtime
Statement of responsibility
Munya Andrews
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book invites you to step into the magical world of Aboriginal Dreamtime and to share in the world's oldest living culture - its ancient knowledge and spiritual wisdom. Inside are Dreamtime concepts that everyone can understand."--Back cover
Cataloging source
VSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Andrews, Munya
Dewey number
398.20899915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Journey into Dreamtime, Munya Andrews
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: What is the Dreamtime? -- Dreamtime 'software' -- Aboriginal diversity -- Is ordinary Dreaming the same? -- What does it mean to have Dreaming? --What is the difference between 'Dreaming' and 'Totem'? -- How to you get your Dreaming? -- What does my Dreaming teach me? -- Who or what is Dreaming? -- How does Dreamtime relate to time? -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 2: Laying down the Law -- Lore versus Law -- Tree law -- Other law trees -- Burial trees -- Pukumani Burial Poles -- The significance of trees -- 'Inside' versus 'outside' knowledge -- Scar trees -- Scar clan and sacred scars -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 3: Songlines -- Virtual star maps and other guides -- A vast network of songlines -- Yorro Yorro - singing the land -- Dadirri (deep listening) -- Dreaming ears and dreaming eyes -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 4: Sacred sites -- Cultural protocols for sacred sites Love magic and conception sites -- What is the "Dreaming of place? -- Sacred sites are places of spiritual insight -- Sacred pilgrimage -- Walking on sacred land -- Popular walking tracks -- Sorry rocks -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 5: Rainbow Snake -- Healing powers of the snake -- The Wawalag Sisters (Wagalak Sisters) -- Why is it call the Rainbow Snake? -- Organ Pipes National Park -- Rainbow Snake symbolism -- The feathered Rainbow Serpent -- Here be dragons -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 6: Bush Doctors/Bush Medicine -- The path to becoming a healer -- Traditional healing tools and practices -- Sickness dreaming -- Sacred objects and being 'sung' -- Sickness dreaming immunity -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 7: Kindredness -- How does 'skin' relate to kinship? -- Moieties -- Skin groups -- Everyone is family -- Many mothers and fathers -- Marrying wrong way -- Taboo relationships -- The living mandala -- The relevance of skin today -- What can we learn from Aboriginal skin and Dreamtime? -- Dreamtime reflections
Control code
000065141398
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9781925884050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (maps, portraits)
System control number
(OCoLC)1091994644
Label
Journey into Dreamtime, Munya Andrews
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: What is the Dreamtime? -- Dreamtime 'software' -- Aboriginal diversity -- Is ordinary Dreaming the same? -- What does it mean to have Dreaming? --What is the difference between 'Dreaming' and 'Totem'? -- How to you get your Dreaming? -- What does my Dreaming teach me? -- Who or what is Dreaming? -- How does Dreamtime relate to time? -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 2: Laying down the Law -- Lore versus Law -- Tree law -- Other law trees -- Burial trees -- Pukumani Burial Poles -- The significance of trees -- 'Inside' versus 'outside' knowledge -- Scar trees -- Scar clan and sacred scars -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 3: Songlines -- Virtual star maps and other guides -- A vast network of songlines -- Yorro Yorro - singing the land -- Dadirri (deep listening) -- Dreaming ears and dreaming eyes -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 4: Sacred sites -- Cultural protocols for sacred sites Love magic and conception sites -- What is the "Dreaming of place? -- Sacred sites are places of spiritual insight -- Sacred pilgrimage -- Walking on sacred land -- Popular walking tracks -- Sorry rocks -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 5: Rainbow Snake -- Healing powers of the snake -- The Wawalag Sisters (Wagalak Sisters) -- Why is it call the Rainbow Snake? -- Organ Pipes National Park -- Rainbow Snake symbolism -- The feathered Rainbow Serpent -- Here be dragons -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 6: Bush Doctors/Bush Medicine -- The path to becoming a healer -- Traditional healing tools and practices -- Sickness dreaming -- Sacred objects and being 'sung' -- Sickness dreaming immunity -- Dreamtime reflections -- Chapter 7: Kindredness -- How does 'skin' relate to kinship? -- Moieties -- Skin groups -- Everyone is family -- Many mothers and fathers -- Marrying wrong way -- Taboo relationships -- The living mandala -- The relevance of skin today -- What can we learn from Aboriginal skin and Dreamtime? -- Dreamtime reflections
Control code
000065141398
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9781925884050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (maps, portraits)
System control number
(OCoLC)1091994644

Library Locations

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