The shaman’s rattle is a very sacred instrument. The rattle is believed to embody the sacred forces of the cosmos through its sounds, structural features, contents, and connection to shamanic trance. Rattles stimulate higher frequency nerve pathways in the cerebral cortex.
- Handmade in the Peruvian Amazon from the shell of a fruit
- Filled with natural seeds
- Each one is unique in shape, size and sound
- Hand carved Shipibo* patterns vary
*The Shipibo-Conibo are an indigenous people along the Ucayali River in the Amazon rainforest in Peru.