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Psychotria Viridis (Chacruna) Benefits And Uses

By |2019-12-25T00:46:04+03:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Culture, Herbs & Plants, Spirituality, Substances|Tags: , , , , , , |

Chacruna is an evergreen shrub or plant. Its botanical name is Psychotria viridis and it belongs to the Rubiaceae family. Psychotria viridis (Chacruna) goes by many other common names including Sami Ruca, Yage, and Kawa among several others. Chacruna is native to the Amazon forest and [...]

Can We Treat Cluster Headaches With Psychedelics?

By |2018-04-06T00:20:35+03:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , |

Cluster headaches — or "suicide headaches" as they’re known due to treatment-resistant sufferers who have killed themselves — are a little understood neurological disorder which crops up in a diverse cross-section of the population. No clear pattern along genetic lines is evident as yet, and [...]

Mescaline Effects and Uses

By |2020-08-03T01:38:57+03:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , , |

Peyote, or Lophophora williamsii, is unassuming at first glance. It’s small and spineless, unlike other cacti. But inside the small buttons that grow from the plant lies is a hallucinogen called mescaline. Mescaline makes peyote the center of some religious rituals and also some legal [...]

How to Make Nutmeg Oil and It’s Benefits

By |2020-08-04T05:48:18+03:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , |

Numerous studies have already shown that nutmeg essential oil and its chemical compounds have beneficial properties that make it useful for the prevention of various conditions. Including cardiovascular diseases, bacterial and viral infections, and even cancer. In one research, it was found that the nutmeg [...]

Virola Calophylla Sacred Snuff

By |2017-10-26T20:39:17+03:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Herbs & Plants, Substances|Tags: , , |

Virola (Virola calophylla, Virola colophylloidea, and V. theiodora) are among the most recently discovered entheogen plants. These jungle trees of medium size have glossy, dark green leaves with clusters of tiny yellow flowers that emit a pungent aroma. The intoxicating principles are in the blood-red resin [...]