Ayahuasca

Ayahuasca was first described outside of Indigenous communities in the early 1950s by Harvard ethnobotanist Richard Evans Schultes, who became aware of the Native communities who use it for divinatory and healing purposes. It has been reported that some effects can be felt from consuming the caapi vine alone, but that DMT-containing plants (such as Psychotria) remain inactive when drunk as a brew without a source of monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) such as B.According to the indigenous people of the Amazon, the discovery of ayahuasca, a ceremonial brew used for centuries for physical, mental, and spiritual well-being, came from communication with the plants themselves. Wherever it came from, ayahuasca has gained an international reputation for being a powerful catalyst for personal growth, and a subject of interest and study in modern Western science.

Ayahuasca and its various uses is knowledge that can extraordinary physical healing and a deep emotional change. Ayahuasca just isn't for every individual. Yet there are a few who think it is by far the most tangible spiritual doorway currently available. The Ayahuasca Retreat is actually a way of...
Written By Alex Gearin (PhD, Anthropology). When a Cambridge University researcher took a famous ayahuasca shaman to his first cinema experience, the Yaminahua shaman José Choro concluded that the cinema “was not as good as strong shori (ayahuasca)”. For the shaman the psychedelic brew ayahuasca was somewhat similar to cinema. In fact, ayahuasca is casually referred to...
Terrence Howard, Lindsay Lohan and Jim Carrey all have imbibed a tea from the Amazon (rain forest, not company) that also has made its way onscreen ('Wanderlust,' 'While We're Young'). Now, a critical mass of L.A.'s urban hippies are gathering in groups and projectile vomiting (and worse) on their...
In an unlikely collaboration with Amazonian shamans, medical researchers seek a cure for autoimmune diseaseTen years ago, Mark Pischea, then a 42-year-old political consultant and father of five from Williamston, Michigan, was rushed to the hospital with severe stomach pain.Pischea was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, a chronic autoimmune condition...
Our collaborator Dr Jordi Riba presented these ground-breaking results at the Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelics Research last week in Amsterdam.  The results are, as yet, unpublished but you can have a sneak peak at the slides from Jordi Riba’s presentationhere.The study was conducted within the framework of the Beckley/Sant Pau Research Programme and...
I invite you to take a step back and clear your mind of decades of false propaganda. Governments worldwide lied to us about the medicinal benefits of marijuana.  The public has also been misled about psychedelics.These non-addictive substances- MDMA, ayahuasca, ibogaine, psilocybin mushrooms, peyote, and many more- are proven to...
In the last decade, researchers at Johns Hopkins University and elsewhere have launched new studies investigating whether psychedelic drugs, from shrooms to LSD to DMT, can treat mental disorders ranging from depression and PTSD to anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Vox reporters German Lopez and Javier Zarracina surveyed the state...
What is the study about?Ayahuasca is a psychoactive brew from the Amazon, which has recently gained popularity in the Western world as a tool for self-exploration, healing and personal growth. It is usually taken in the context of a religious or spiritual ceremony.The ability to ‘think outside the box’...
The DMT And Ayahuasca Experience As Described by Joe Rogan, Graham Hancock And Terence McKenna Dimethyltryptamine (DMT) is the psychoactive compound which is the active ingredient in the shamanistic brew called Ayahuasca. Used by Shamans, seers and so called “psychonauts” to access higher states of consciousness, this transformative experience has...
Nature is offering a tremendous variety of psychologically altering plants and if you are interested in new age gardening you can grow you own legal garden of LSA, DMT and mescaline. However, you can enjoy these plants from an aesthetic point of view only! Since extracting and consuming their...