This guide provides selected course-specific resources for AN243 / RN243: Shamans and Shamanism
"El Baston de Mando" or baton of authority, is blessed by an Ecuadorian shaman known as a yachak before being handed over to President Guillermo Lasso, during an Indigenous ceremony in Tamboloma, Ecuador, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Lasso was sworn in as president of Ecuador on Monday, saying he will escalate efforts to vaccinate people to protect them from COVID-19 and work to revive an economy hit hard by the pandemic. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
This guide was originally authored by Chris Smith, April, 2023.