Ancient mysteries of healing to be explored at Jan. 14 workshop

Rowan de Faria, a student of spiritual systems for 15 years, leads a workshop called Ancient Mystery Schools: Shamanic, Buddhist and Yogic Paths to Spiritual Mastery at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Changing Hands Bookstore.

De Faria has studied spiritual paradigms and systems for more than 10 years. He has studied with leading authorities and masters from a variety of spiritual lineages. He is a certified meditation teacher and healer.

His topics include energetic healing and transformational methods from Buddhism, Yoga, Shamanism, Taoism and Egyptian alchemy.

The workshop presents sacred knowledge that deals with the core processes and methods of spiritual transformation. It will cover the underlying principles of spiritual transformation as taught in ancient spiritual lineages.

De Faria will present common themes of the different mystery schools and their application in our modern world today.

Cost is $10 per person. Pre-registration required at (480) 730-0205.

The store is at 6428 S. McClintock Drive, Tempe.