Stunning pictures as shamans from around the world gather in Sayan Mountains.
The shamans began by going to different locations in the mountains for three days of meditation, making rites and holding ceremonies. The timing had been selected to match the natural cosmic cycles and calculations of experts from various theological schools.
'On these days the sky, as if taking a step toward the ridges of the Sayan Mountains, is getting closer. So the inner eye of the wisest shamans of Earth will open new horizons through communication with spirits, planets and stars of far Black Heaven (Cosmos), comprehension of the mysteries of the interaction of stars, planets and Mother Earth in modern times, and what to expect on our planet in the future,' said the organisers in advance.
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