Ceremonial Mayan Ritual
During Kristina Amelong's trip to Guatemala, she had the fortune of spending time with Bernie, who could read ancient Maya (or Mesoamerican) hieroglyphs. What she learned was fascinating: the enema, or water lily, played a central role in Mayan life and mythology.
In this video, he walks through an ancient story of how the Maya used enemas, to connect to the upper world or to the ancestors for wisdom.
February 16, 2010