Audio libro. Las enseñanzas de don juan. viaje a ixtlan · August 25, ·. Audio libro. Las enseñanzas de don juan. 01 – l.e.d.d.j. Si un lector primerizo tuviera la intención de consultar un sólo libro de los cuatro que conforman la “saga”, bien podría ser éste. La razón es que “Viaje a Ixtlán”. Este libro es muy bello, te hace reflexionar hasta lo mas profundo de tu ser y a la vez te deleita con los personajes. El primero en mostrar el verdadero.

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Upon arriving, I discovered that, not only had I forgotten the list of books, I had no idea how to navigate the nonfiction section.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. It is as real as the greatest fiction, and it doesn’t lose its hold on the reader even when you know he made most of it up by piecing together all kinds of occult texts in the UCLA library. The first three books tell the same story, but Ixtlan gets it right and you miss little of importance from the first two books. Also, these books are not about peyote or other drugs.

Russell nope this is the best of all of them and he includes a lot of necessary background information as he tells the story, but I do often suggest to read …more nope this is the best of all of them and he includes a lot of necessary background information as he tells the story, but I do often suggest to read the first to before, but if your not gonna read all three just read this one less.

If you plan on reading these books, start with the Yaqui Way of Life, which is the first book and be prepared to be engrossed in Don Juan’s teachings. We are all so very different and unique that nothing is truly the same for any us. Although it appears to be the case that Castaneda, the author, fabricated some of the material appearing in his accounts, including that of his doctoral dissertation which begins the series, it also appears to be the case that he knows a good deal about altered states of consciousness.


But, the last chapter, the confession of knowing once you make this transformation, there’s no turning back, and one is still human once conquering their “ally” and seeing the other worlds…and one cannot go back to the place they once called home in spite of taking the rest of their life to journey back.

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Castaneda’s constant interaction with don Juan, along with his fretting about how this could not be real, has the effect of making it seem real even when one knows it is not.

Journey to Ixtlan is presented as though it’s a factual work, when it is a fictional one. There is only time for decisions.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The book takes an almost hypnotic hold on the reader, just as don Juan does on Carlos. I started this book inI was 19 years old, out of high school with no direction.

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This author wrote other similar books; for me however, one was enough. Published February 1st by Washington Square Press first published Paperbackpages. Don Juan is compelling enough, as are the ideas peppered throughout the books, that it doesn’t matter whether he was ever real or not. And, I can see why my friend recommended it to me.

It is also important to lose self-importance. There was no public service, Castaneda was cremated and the ashes were sent to Mexico. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. If the book, indeed all his books, are read from the perspective of evaluating the wisdom value, which is independent of whether the origins are fictional or actual, then much is gained.

I looked up at the shelf, and there it was! We become part of it.

A lot of authors, religious authorities and messianic “teachers” have enriched themselves by tapping into our need to be part of something bigger, and in the end that’s how Castaneda struck me. Apr 30, Iona Stewart rated it it was amazing.


This book has so tremendous value in that regard. I told my friend and he said, “It’s that kind vije book. Now that all the controversy is over and the people who pursue that sort of thing have gone on to other interests, it’s possible to sit back and read the don Juan books purely for the enjoyment of their ideas, their unexpected lyricism, their emotional wallop.

I was 16, when I read the book and I loved the way Don Juan perceives the world as so very alive and kind of magical. They’re not the most sophisticated works on various philosophical concepts, but they’re an entertaining overview for ixtlsn. In my opinion I don’t care wether the stories are bogus or true.

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This for me ligro always a good sign! I began reading with few expectations and progressed with delight at how engrossed I became. Apr 18, Juliana rated it really liked it. One person found this helpful. After a while, the ceiling appeared to invert and the little pieces of stucco, or whatever, seemed to be holes rather than protuberances.

Ok, I’m a boomer and I went through my own period of reading and living with Carlos Castaneda, his teacher Don Juan, and their world of indigenous Mexican shamanism. It is classified as a book of nonfiction, and This book moved me. It was the fictional journey of x sorcerer’s apprentice. When he realized all the real information that he had dis It is books like this that I really enjoy finding. Jul 05, Eric rated it it was amazing. The dazzling, fantastic work that concludes the teachings of the Yaqui sorcerer, Don Juan.

Refresh and try again. Castaneda starts off with a scientist view, as a skeptic and later is blown away by what happens to him, which then becomes his life long pursuits.