Way of the Ancient Healer: Sacred Teachings from the Philippine Ancestral
Traditions by Virgil Mayor Apostol (North Atlantic Books)
Way of the Ancient Healer provides an overview of the rich tradition of
Filipino healing practices, discussing their world influences and role
in daily life. Enhanced with over 300 photographs and illustrations,
the book gives readers a rare look at modern-day Filipino healing
rituals, including personal examples from author Virgil Apostol's
own experiences with shamanic healing and dream interpretation.
Please visit for more details: http://www.rumsua.org/Other_Literary_Works.php#ancient_healer
Book is due out 12/28/10... this should be a good book. Not many,
if any at all, books on Hilot and the Filipino Healing methods.
Forthcoming review. My thanks to my good friend P. for the heads-up
on this book.