New PDF release: Ayahuasca Medicine: The Shamanic World of Amazonian Sacred

By Alan Shoemaker

ISBN-10: 1620551934

ISBN-13: 9781620551936

An insider’s account of the adventure to turn into an ayahuasquero, a shaman who heals with the visionary vine ayahuasca

• info the author’s education and existence as a curandero utilizing ayahuasca drugs, San Pedro cactus, tobacco purges, psychedelic mushrooms, and different visionary vegetation

• deals first-hand bills of fantastic therapeutic the place ayahuasca published the reason for the disorder, together with how the writer healed his mom from liver melanoma

• exhibits how “ayahuasca tourism” symbolizes the Western world’s reawakening have to connect to the common existence strength

For greater than twenty years American-born Alan Shoemaker has apprenticed and labored with shamans in Ecuador and Peru, studying the conventional tools of ayahuasca practise, the ceremonial rituals for its use, and the way to commune with the therapeutic spirit of this sacred plant in addition to the spirit of the San Pedro cactus and different sacred plant allies. Now a well-known and practising ayahuasquero, or ayahuasca shaman, in Peru, he bargains an insider’s account of the ayahuasca culture and of its use for increasing cognizance and reaching therapeutic via entry to different dimensions of being.

Shoemaker information his education and his personal curandero perform utilizing ayahuasca drugs, tobacco purges, psychedelic mushrooms, and different visionary crops. He discusses the several traditions of his most appropriate lecturers and mentors, Don Juan within the Peruvian Amazon, an ayahuasquero, and Valentin in Ecuador, a San Pedro shaman. He unearths the quintessential position performed by means of icaros, the therapeutic songs of the plant shaman, and provides firsthand bills of mind-blowing therapeutic caused by ayahuasca’s skill to bare the reason for an disorder, together with how he healed his mom from liver melanoma.

The writer additionally addresses the emerging approval for Northerners touring to the Amazon to hunt therapeutic and brain enlargement via ayahuasca and exhibits how this fascination is caused by way of humanity’s reawakening have to connect with the common lifestyles force.

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