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Spencer and Gillen - Atnongara stones 2

Identifier

006512

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

Bones contain crystals as do teeth and the pineal gland once it has been calcified - brain sand is also full of crystals, as such this observation is entirely correct, we are full of crystals

 

A description of the experience

Spencer and Gillen – The Northern tribes of Central Australia

These atnongara stones are small crystalline structures which every medicine man is supposed to be able to produce at will from his body, through which it is believed that they are distributed.  In fact it is the possession of these stones which gives his virtue to the medicine man

The source of the experience

Australian aboriginal

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Using crystals and crystal balls

Commonsteps

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