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Painting by Mauro Reatigue Perez Late in the night, after preparations have been made—hammocks have been strung, the participants have purged and fasted, and the brew has been sung over—the yagé (ayahuasca) ceremony begins. Sounds of the rainforest merge into a vortex of consciousness where the visible world goes black before the inner visions begin.... / READ MORE /
In demonstrating appreciation by paying for the ritual-brew, do users inadvertently contribute to its desacralization?  In recent years, a psychoactive plant brew hailing from the Upper Amazon known as ayahuasca has undergone a boom in production and consumption across the world. Ayahuasca is an admixture typically made by boiling the bark of the monoamine oxidase... / READ MORE /
Rythmia Life Advancement Center is an all-inclusive luxurious resort located in Guancaste, Costa Rica. The intention of the space is to provide the opportunity to heal, transform consciousness, and evolve mental, spiritual and emotional wellness through alternative therapies in a medically supervised, safe, and accomodating environment. What makes Rythmia so unique, is not just the fact... / READ MORE /
Ayahuasca, or yagé, is (according to Wikipedia) “an entheogenic brew made out of Banisteriopsis caapi vine, often in combination with various other plants. The brew is used as a traditional spiritual medicine in ceremonies among the Indigenous peoples of Amazonian Peru, many of whom say that they received the instructions in its use directly from the plants and... / READ MORE /
Guaria de Osa Ecolodge Ranked #2 of 20 Specialty Lodging in Drake Bay LINK BOX A Bird’s-Eye View of Guaria de Osa Secoya Elders, Plant Masters The Secoya A Brief Background Story Staff Wellness Practitioners The Setting Intentions Investment Investment Includes Investment Does Not Include How to Pay Extra Fees Who to Contact? How to... / READ MORE /
According to Wikipedia: Ayahuasca, also commonly called yagé is a psychedelic brew of various plant infusions prepared with the Banisteriopsis caapi vine. It is either mixed with the leaves of dimethyltryptamine (DMT)-containing species of shrubs from the genus Psychotria or with the leaves of the Justicia pectoralis plant which does not contain DMT. The brew, first described academically in the early 1950s... / READ MORE /
As my introduction to Evolve and Ascend, I’d like to offer you a gift. But first, let me quickly explain how this gift was created. Throughout late 2012 and early 2013, I was going through some extreme fatigue. My strength was low, my vigor gone, and my libido shot. I slept at least ten hours... / READ MORE /
In this episode of Liberation Frequency, Jennifer Sodini interviews Jonathon Miller Weisberger – author of “Rainforest Medicine: Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon“, and custodian of Guaria de Osa in Costa Rica. The two discuss the beauty of rainforest medicine (ayahuasca/yagé), the Secoya Elders, and what lead Jonathon on his journey to... / READ MORE /