In this third volume of the White Buffalo Woman Trilogy, Heyoka Merrifield continues the story of White Buffalo Woman and her journey through the land of the Lying Down Mountain. Set in the home of the peaceful Hopi Nation and based on Hopi culture and mythology, Lying Down Mountain contains sacred wisdom of peace and spirituality that can bring tranquility to today's turbulent Mother Earth. The Native American saga begins with the first two volumes in the series, Eyes of Wisdom and Painted Earth Temple.
Heyoka Merrifield is a storyteller, artist, and medicine man. Heyoka has embraced the shamanic traditions of his Native American ancestry. His sculpture and jewelry evoke the ancient mythologies of the Celts, Egyptians, Indians, and Native Americans. Since 1980, he has been an adopted member of the Crow tribe. He lives in Stevensville, Montana. Visit his website at www.heyoka-art.com.
Publisher: Atria Books/Beyond Words (July 10, 2007)
"Heyoka Merrifield is a medicine man, priest, guardian of the doorways, and powerful conduit to the understanding of the complex intricacies between our world and the world of the spirits and the ancestors. We cannot afford to ignore his message." -- Malidoma Some, Ph.D., of the Dagara Tribe in West Africa, author of Healing Wisdom of Africa and Of Water and the Spirit
"One of the loveliest books I have ever read...Heyoka has given us a sacred gift." -- Daphne Rose Kingma, author of The Future of Love