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Taoism, Ego Death, and Ayahuasca

Taoists believe that the experience of ego death is evil.

Bliss, love, divine experiences, and visions of angels are carrier waves for sinister psychological forces. 246 more words

It Has Been A Very Long Road

It is very important that I emphasize just how emotionally and spiritually healthy I am these days. In fact, I have never been more so. Many times in my life I had witnessed people who were radiant and alive, and I assumed that I was not meant for such beauty. 404 more words

Abuse

Experimenting ayahuasca

This is my second time in la selva peruana, so it was about a time to try out ayahuasca – a ceremony at Amazonas, which has hundreds of years of history among various Amazonian tribes. 1,091 more words

Peru

The Reporter at the Ayahuasca Tea Ceremony

In a piece for the Financial Times John Paul Rathbone wrote about the murder of Glauco Villas Boas, one of Brazil’s best-known cartoonists. Glauco was a leader of the Céu de Maria church, one of the many churches in Brazil that treat hallucinogenic ayahuasca tea as a sacrament. 385 more words

Nonfiction

All Bets Are Off

My 6-year-old grandson fell asleep tonight while watching a movie with me. He was curled up against my stomach, snoring, leaving me to finish watching the true story of the rescue of gray whales trapped in arctic ice. 778 more words

Abuse

No Words / Camarampi #14

Camarampi is the Asháninkan word for ayahuasca.

No words my friends. No words. How to even explain my fourteenth ceremony two days ago? The last two ceremonies had me flirting with losing my mind. 823 more words

DMT: The Spirit Molecule

DMT: The Spirit Molecule is the title of a book and a documentary, both released in 2010, which investigate the effects and potential beneficial use of dimethyltryptamine (DMT). 414 more words

Book Reviews