The Delicate Lodge Teachings are deeply rooted in the ancient native cultures of the Americas. According to its mythology this lineage has been evolving for 35,000 years. It flourished among the Mayans and Toltecs and those who walked before them. Later it lived in cultures like Chaco Canyon and the Mound Builders of the Mississippi Delta.
The ‘Old Ones’ who have passed down the Delicate Lodge teachings are among the many Elders from indigenous cultures around the world who are saying “it is time…” …time to call forth the best of our human wisdom to respond to the challenges in our world. Many of those challenges are inner ones – mirrored in our outer world.
The current unprecedented upheavals in the global governance, economy and climate show us that there is much to achieve in restoring ‘right relationship’ with ourselves, each other and the planet.
This ancient wisdom contains deep understanding of how humans function – spiritually, physically, emotionally and with a courageous heart, It includes powerful practices for healing old patterns that prevent right relationship.
Through working with this “bundle” of knowledge and tools, we can access the deep joy of living a full and balanced life.The information in the bundle taught in the Council Guide Training (CGT) is held in a series of over 25 Medicine Wheels and a number of concepts in order to help people to remember, incorporate and pass it on.
Tried and tested over literally thousands of years in the lab of human interaction throughout the world, the impact and influence of the teachings is widespread – now reflected in many contemporary approaches to creating what is wanted in personal, organizational and community life.