Another commonly held Shamanic Belief is that ancestors can be integral in your life as guides. You can be integral to them (living or dead) by the healing work you can do for and with them as well as your future descendants.
Ways You Get Messages From Your Spiritual Team: Gut feeling Shivers down your back See a flash of an image in your mind Hear a positive voice with a brief message Smell something An Earth Angel (another person) delivers the information to you.
I always used to be a skeptic of spirit guides -- I thought they were new age "fluff" that didn't mean anything in reality. That was until I had a spontaneous experience of my own. Now, my entire perspective has changed, and this is what I've learned .