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Maria Teresa Valenzuela

Maria Teresa Valenzuela is an indigenous spiritual teacher and healer from an enduring lineage of shamanic healers and curanderos in the Sierra Madre of Chihuahua, Mexico. Maria Teresa conducts spiritual workshops, retreats and individual healing work using indigenous healing methods and visionary medicine plants. Email Maria Teresa: laikaraiya@yahoo.com

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Guadalupe, Reina de los Mexicanos

posted by:Maria Teresa Valenzuela

In the year 1531, ten years after the arrival of the Spanish Conquistadores to Mexico, a miraculous event occurred at the Hill of Tepeyac, the worship site of the Aztec Goddess Tonantzin, when a Noble Woman from the heavens appeared to the Aztec Juan Diego.

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How to Build a Day of the Dead Altar

posted by:Maria Teresa Valenzuela

Share What is Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)? Day of the Dead is the holiday that most reflects the culture of Mexico.  In the pre-Hispanic Mexican culture, life/death is viewed as a single reality, and all of life is engaged in the perpetual process of creation and destruction.  Like people everywhere, Mexicans [...]