Raymond Tarpey is a trained historian. His main area of research is Mayan/Aztec history and spirituality. He also does extensive research on the spiritual legacies of the ancient cultures of China, Japan, the Anasazi, Hohokham, and ancient Peru. This path, along with information from the Edgar Cayce Readings has led him also to do major research on the Lost Continents of Atlantis & Mu/Lemuria. Raymond also provides Tzolkin Calendar Readings in the Mayan Shamanic Tradition. He and his wife Nobie were coordinators of the Portland Edgar Cayce A.R.E. in Portland for many years and later of the ‘Phoenix South Mountain Spirit Circle’ in Phoenix, AZ. Raymond was there researching there the rich ‘Red Lands Spirit Testimony’ of the Hopi, Navajo, Apache, Hohokam, Tohono O’otham, and Sinagua Pueblo cultures. They now reside in South San Francisco, California where they will be coordinating a new 'Spirit Circle Group'.Raymond holds an MA degree in Chinese History and Language from St. John’s University, NY. He is an accomplished linguist, fluent in both Mandarin Chinese and Japanese, and is a student of Mayan languages and classical Aztec Nahuatl.