Shayana

Shayana, was a Legendary Healer the first Female Shaman or White Whitch. She learned to speak with Animals and Plants. Around her the medicinal cactus Peyote. In her hand she holds Ayahuasca. Magic Mushrooms and Healing Herbs sprout from her head. The Snakes stand for the venom and the antidote. On her belly a tattoo of the Aesculap the ancient sign of medicine coming from Mesopotamia. It symbolises the Cosmic Serpent of the DNA spiral, and the Kundalini Life Energy.

Shayana
2013

Oil on Canvas
ø100cm