WE ARE rockstars
ONE WHO CATCHES LIGHTNING AND KEEPER OF THE THUNDER-STONE
The Path of IX
Marita ONE WHO CATCHES LIGHTNING AND KEEPER OF THE THUNDER-STONE is the creator of Rockstar School and the founder of THE PATH OF IX where they work both with individuals and classes as a trained speaker, healer, and shaman. They are also the co- founder of Cuatro Manos y Cinco Volcanes Farms which grows and produces ceremonial cacao.
Their lineage is Zapotec/Olmec, Sephardine, Otomi and their metaphysical and spiritual training includes work in the Lakota, Mayan, Aztec and Hopi traditions, working with soul retrievals, Akashic records Ascended Masters, past life regression, clearing and working with energy centers (chakras), ancestral healing, working with crystals and plant medicines, mediumship, clearing and protection of places/spaces, spiritual contracts, inner child work, and working with various decks of cards. They have trained for over 40 years being chosen at birth to be dedicated to the path of spirit.
They have worked with individuals and groups, held collaborative workshops, created recurring facebook lives watched by thousands of people, and moved and touched countless others in their work and through their travels.
Angell Deer is a mystic, medicine man, teacher, permaculturist, beekeeper, international speaker, and lover of all forms of life.
He has dedicated his life to remembering, learning, and teaching ancient wisdom through the lineages of Andean Cosmology and Norse Shamanism. His passion is to weave words and stories, people and places, darkness and light, wounds and love, ancient and modern times.
Deeply committed to the healing of this world, he is heartbrokenly inspired by our shared humanity. He likes to dwell in the adventurous space of not-knowing, learning from his elders the mystery and magic of creation, in the never-ending inquiry into a spiritual way of life.
He is often found on the land of The Sanctuary in awe of the myceliumystic connections of life, tending to the trees and animals, and praying for a world where relationships, community and deep care for life is a reality.
Angell is trained as a Veterinarian, Medicine Man, Breathwork Practitioner, Reiki Master, Meditation Teacher, Herbalist, Beekeeper, and more. He is an ordained minister and a licensed Wellness Professional. He is the founder of the New York Bee Sanctuary a national nonprofit advocating for the preservation of bees & pollinators.
He was an advisor for 5 years to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). He has spoken in front of global audiences at the French Davos forum, the French embassy in New York, as the nominee for Entrepreneur of the year by Ernst & Young, at Harvard Business School, Parson School of Design in NYC, awarded the NYC Venture Fellow for best entrepreneur in New York City by mayor Bloomberg, and was recognized as “Earth Rockstar” in 2022 at the Global Concert for Earth.
The Sanctuary is a Shamanic Healing Center located in Callicoon, NY on the 7 acres of land of the Sacred White Deer. The land is a safe haven for animals, plants, bees, and people. It is certified as Bee Safe by New York Bee Sanctuary, Pollinator Friendly, Wildlife Refuge, and as a Monarch Butterfly Station.