Reading Time: 9 minutes Throughout history, many ancient musical instruments were more than just a means of producing pleasing sounds for someone to hear. They often had a deeper cultural or spiritual significance that was expressed through their construction, materials and uses. Flutes of various kinds have been in use around the world for at least 50,000 years.
Reading Time: 6 minutes These unique instruments, or shamanic tools as we will later discuss, are called whistling vessels or otherwise known in Spanish as huaco silbadors. Most of the original vessels are estimated to have been made around 500 BC – 1200 AD, … Continued
Reading Time: 3 minutes During the last few hundred years the loss of the sacred perspective has been more pronounced. Things have fallen into mundane perspectives, people have forgotten the old path of recognizing power. What has attributed to this, we won’t discuss in … Continued
Reading Time: 2 minutes Archaic Roots now offers AirBNB rooms for workshop/retreat guests, or anyone wanting to experience staying in a Monolithic dome home! The last few weeks have been a eye opening experience. After months of preparation for the eclipse event over the … Continued
Reading Time: 3 minutes The haunting sounds of Tibetan singing bowls have been used as an aid to meditation for centuries. Originating mainly in Tibet, they are now becoming more popular in the western world, where their spiritual tones are used to aid with … Continued
Reading Time: 5 minutes What makes building your own instrument so special? First of all, there may be nothing more empowering, spiritual, and sacred than building your own instrument. Not only do you get to choose the instrument being built, or the decorative aspects of … Continued