Shamanic Workshops

Modern and authentic shamanism
with Chris Lüttichau

“Chris is one of the few genuine dreamers and the only other teacher I’ve found who teaches effective, practical dreaming safely and sanely in the UK. Thoroughly recommended. This man is the real thing.

Manda Scott, Author (Boudica: Dreaming series) and teacher of dreaming

Chris talks about the Northern Drum workshops and trainings

Introductory Workshops

The Shaman's Doorway

You will learn how to create a strong, safe bridge to the spirit world.

The relationships you make with the spirit teacher and your spirit animal are the key to the Doorway.

The Art of Living

Learn how to live your life as a work of art.

This workshop lead you closer to your own true self and to your spiritual awakening, and so to the divine within and all around you.

High Intuition

A reliable and strong intuition is a powerful ally at this point in time.

Learn how to contact high sources of wisdom and knowledge in order to seek guidance and teachings in safe and reliable ways.

“Northern Drum has allowed deep and profound change to take place in my life in a sustainable and nourishing way. I would recommend working with Chris to anyone who is interested in exploring their relationship to life and/or the great whole. Chris has a quiet and empowered way of working.”

Chloe de Sousa, 5 Rhythms Teacher

Other Workshops

Due to the restrictions on meeting in groups at the moment we only have Movement and the Way of the Shaman scheduled at present.  If you are interested in any of the other workshops in this section, please click the link to find out more and write to Matt (details on the workshop pages) to register your interest for the future.

Strong Heart in Times of Change

A roadmap to resilience and inner strength. You will receive guidance in using time-proven methods to find your own centre amid feelings of powerlessness, when faced with challenges in a world that is transforming rapidly.

Movement & the Way of the Shaman

Receive authentic shamanic teachings, and experience grounding them in dance as way to understand them on a cellular level. Learn to tap into the realm of shamanic consciousness to explore known and unknown geographies in the journey to embodied healing.

Vision Quest

A safe time of solitude in nature, where deep spiritual guidance can be found. During three days and nights of fasting and praying, the mind becomes still. We can distinguish our true selves from the chattering ego, allowing space for mystery to show a way forward.

Songs of the Unseen

The shaman works on two different planes or states of consciousness: ordinary and non-ordinary. Songs of the Unseen explores how to bridge these two realms, and bring unordinary things into the physical realm of the ordinary, using the fundamental tool of presence.

Psychic Protection

Find integrity and vitality in your own space. Like plants and animals, humans need a place to feel safe. It is just as essential to have psychic protection, especially for empaths and people sensitive to energies. A secure personal space, where you can rest and feel safe, is a solid foundation.

Birth, Union, and Death

Rites of passage provide purpose at the thresholds in life where significant change takes place, and without them we could lack direction. This training is for people who want to go further in helping others honour and celebrate the circle of life, from birth to death and beyond.

Healing Fear

How many of us can truthfully say that fear is not present, at some level, in our lives today?

Through ceremony, we will release the fear and invite love back in: the ultimate antidote to fear.

Living and Dying

This workshop is for you if you want to have a natural and conscious relationship with your own mortality, and thereby become more alive. The training will provide guidance and awaken understanding, courage and hope.

Burial Ceremony

The burial ceremony is a rebirth and initiation ceremony into the ancient Earth mysteries.

It teaches you to embrace life fully, letting go of control, and begin to live from the heart and the spirit.

“Chris is a very gifted human being, humble, with a wealth of detailed knowledge. What a privilege to have these ancient and sacred teachings passed down to me. For the past two years, my life has been transformed in ways that are difficult to express. However, I know the journey is just beginning and that I have only scratched the surface of this most beautiful and alluring way of life, so different from the distortions of the world we now live in.

If you are drawn to Shamanism, and wish to seek out a teacher with the utmost integrity, whose teachings come from the highest vibration of respect, wisdom and most of all truth, then consider meeting Chris at one of his workshops, you will never look back.”

Alexis Walsh

Wilderness Expeditions 

Due to the restrictions on travel, we don’t have an expeditions scheduled at present.  If you are interested in joining an expedition in the future, please click the link to find out more and write to Matt (details on the expedition pages) to register your interest.

Wilderness Expedition in Finland

This is a unique 11 day kayaking and hiking trip in Finnish wilderness, with teachings that combine wilderness survival skills, nature awareness and shamanism. We will kayak on beautiful lake waters and hike in wild nature with ancient fir and pine forest, hills and mountains and marshlands.

The expedition is also a journey into the core of shamanism through working with nature. You will learn methods of walking to access shamanic states of consciousness: a traditional practise amongst native people. There will also be a day and a night of vision quest, as well as teachings on shamanic meditation.

July/august 2021 Finnish Lapland

Wilderness Expedition in Mongolia

This 25-day expedition in the Altai Mountains, the cradle of shamanism in the very remote far-western side of Mongolia is the trip of a lifetime.

The trip is primarily trekking supported by herdsmen with camels and horses to carry equipment and backpacks through the land of traditional herders who have lived there for thousands of years.

We travel through Siberian larch forest, steppe, and semi-desert. Horseback riding is also an option. During the last part of the trip we canoe on pristine alpine lakes and along beautiful rivers.

Not scheduled at present, but please register your interest

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