Brant Secunda

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Brant Secunda is a world-renowned shaman, healer, and spiritual teacher in the indigenous Huichol tradition. Recognized as a global thought leader and spiritual teacher, Brant has been a lecturer at the Mayo Clinic and the American Holistic Medical Association. He is a co-founder of the American Herbalist Guild and the Humanistic Medicine Conference with the World Health Organization and co-founded the Peace University with president Jimmy Carter, Desmond Tutu, and other international dignitaries. 

After completing an intensive 12-year apprenticeship with Don José Matsuwa, he founded the Dance of the Deer Foundation Center for Shamanic Studies and has dedicated his life to helping people find a deeper connection with their true nature. He has spent the last four decades traveling the globe to bring healing, ceremony, and indigenous spiritual practices to those seeking a better understanding of their relationship with Mother Earth. Striving to bridge the worlds of fitness and spirituality, Brant co-authored the award-winning book Fit Soul, Fit Body: 9 Keys to a Healthier, Happier You.

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