ayahuasca Archives | HighExistence

Ayahuasca Ceremonies as ‘Sacred Surgery’

Step into the operating room of the divine.

Eric Brown

Why I Quit Ayahuasca Shamanism After 11 Years and 1,000 Ceremonies

I’m alive because of Ayahuasca. I am connected, soulful, expanded, and spilling over with...

Tina Courtney

The Most Important Relationship You’ll Ever Have is With Yourself

Plant medicine and a hug with myself resulted in this profound realization.

Joe Dixon

Life After Death: Vilca and the Most Sacred Psychedelic Ritual in the World

Vilca as a spiritual practice is about connection: to the Earth, to each other, to the cosmos, and to our truest selves. We often think of death as the ultimate disconnection. Ingesting Vilca is in...

Jon Waterlow

San Pedro: One of the Most Potent Psychedelic Plants in the World

If Ayahuasca is the healing and divination plant of the jungle, and peyote of the desert scrub, San Pedro is the New World’s high mountain medicine.

Alexander Zaitchik

The Dose Will See You Now: The Astonishing Life-Saving Potential of Psychedelic Therapy in Modern Medicine

Psychedelic therapy offers an unprecedented opportunity in modern medicine to address treatment-resistant illnesses. Why is it currently illegal?

Eric Brown

Ayahuasca — The Fashionable Path of Awakening?

What drives you to take ayahuasca? Are we acting from our core or simply being blown around by the cultural zeitgeist? When should we take ayahuasca?

Félix de Rosen

The Joys and Pains of Visionary Medicine: Why the Ceremony of Life Comes Before the Ayahuasca Ceremony

This is why the Swiss psychoanalyst Carl Jung was critical of psychedelic experiences. Without proper discipline the medicine tricks.

Félix de Rosen

A Shade of Red: My Healing Ayahuasca Experience

Read about my weekend-long Ayahuasca Experience and how it deeply changed my life in unexpected ways. If you've ever considered doing Ayahuasca, read this!

Hans

Psychedelics Can Treat Depression: Why Outlawing Psychedelics is the Worst Censorship of Medicine in Human History

Dennis McKenna and other scientists explain how psychedelics can become alternatives to antidepressants.

Jordan Bates