The Global Mail: Mongolia’s Growth Industry – Shamans

An accident-prone childhood led to a surprising discovery: Buubuu was not clumsy, he was home to 109 ancestor spirits and marked to be a shaman … one of the thousands in Mongolia. The home of Buubuu – business card: “Shaman, International academic of doktor” – is a menagerie of dead beasts. By his door, a massive vulture is pinned up with its wings outstretched. Inside the place, more stuffed carrion birds are arranged in a mother-and-chicks tableau, and stuffed snow leopards lie strewn about. I lose count of the number of wolf skins on the walls. To read the full article and view the photos, click hereMongolia’s Growth Industry – Shamans

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