The Ancient Tamil Siddhars of India are uncannily similar to the Jedi of Star Wars. A Siddhar is one who is accomplished through awareness, a designation to those who have reached higher states of psychic and yogic capabilities, as well as worldly wisdom.
Modern science needs to explore the correlation between parapsychological phenomena and savant syndrome individuals.
An interview with Hilario Chiriap, a traditional Ecuadorian shaman from the Shuar tribe, where shamanism is traditionally characterized by rivalry and aggressive confrontations. However, Hilario considers it necessary to collaborate with as many shamans from different South American regions as possible.