Feed your head: Cocaine and ayahuasca compounds were likely used by shamans during funerary rituals, researchers say.
Ayahuasca goes by many names: Daime, Vegetal, Hoasca, Kamarampi, Huni ... whatever you call it, this plant-based psychoactive
A psychedelic trip could give your mind the flexibility to unlock old thought patterns.
I am part of the scientific committee of the Second World Ayahuasca Conference (*), which will be held in Rio Branco, in the Brazilian Amazon, in October. I'd like to share some of the amazing science involving ayahuasca.
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The simultaneous translation was done in a booth on the second floor by Renata Cassis Law, a Brazilian living in the US for
Understanding the root causes of addiction can help us to better treat it.
At 44, I am re-considering my disdain for the U.S. That is perhaps why I was open to accept an invitation to participate in an "all veterans" ayahuasca Peruvian-vegetalismo style ceremony.
The pair reportedly took hallucinogenic plant brew ayahuasca near Iquitos in Peru.
The trip lasted from before midnight until 4 a.m., Matt says. His exit from it is one for the books. "It was almost like
At a moment of catching her breath, Anne Waldman wrote in the first book of The Iovis Trilogy (2011) that transformation is a matter of altering molecular rhythm.
There's a lot more to learn about this powerful, psychoactive brew that's gaining popularity in North America.
Ciro Guerra's 'Embrace of the Serpent' at Cannes: A Conversation With the Colombian Director About Shamanism
An unusual entry in the Cannes Fortnight, Embrace of the Serpent is a stark black-and-white journey down the Amazon in the 1900s, based on the travel journals of German Koch-Grunberg and the American explorer, Richard Evans Schultes.
Allan Badiner wanted to know what happened to the research with psychedelics by bright, spiritually-minded people so he decided to ask a wide spectrum of seekers what their experiences exploring the relationship between Buddhism and psychedelics was.
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