Category Archives: curandera

The Pusanga – the Attraction Powers of the Amazon

The Western rational mind can only struggle, to take as an example the famed ‘love potion’ of the Amazon known as the Pusanga. In rational terms it makes no sense whatsoever, how can a concoction of leaves, roots, and seeds

Soul Companions: Conversations with Contemporary Wisdom Keepers – A Collection of Worldwide Spirit Encounters (Paperback)

Soul Companions: Conversations with Contemporary Wisdom Keepers – A Collection of Worldwide Spirit Encounters (Paperback) – by Karen Sawyer As our world rapidly moves towards ever greater spiritual, environmental and political challenges there is an urgent need for us to

Soul Companions: Conversations with Contemporary Wisdom Keepers – A Collection of Worldwide Spirit Encounters (Paperback)

Soul Companions: Conversations with Contemporary Wisdom Keepers – A Collection of Worldwide Spirit Encounters (Paperback) – by Karen Sawyer As our world rapidly moves towards ever greater spiritual, environmental and political challenges there is an urgent need for us to

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 1

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. This article explores this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the ayahuasca vine ( Banisteriopsis Caapi) and

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 1

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. This article explores this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the ayahuasca vine ( Banisteriopsis Caapi) and

Shamans of Peru – video clip

A video clip gallery of shamans from Peru , who have worked with us on the Eagle’s Wing Retreats since the late 90’s. Soundtrack of Shipibo Shaman (Enrique Lopez) chanting an Icaro. Click for details on our Andean and Amazon

Machu Picchu – movie clip

Machu Picchu – located about 2,350 meters above sea level. It is one of the most important archaeological sites in South America. And it is also located in the breathtaking and awesomely beautiful Andes of Peru. Soundtrack Music from ‘Shamans

Machu Picchu – movie clip

Machu Picchu – located about 2,350 meters above sea level. It is one of the most important archaeological sites in South America. And it is also located in the breathtaking and awesomely beautiful Andes of Peru. Soundtrack Music from ‘Shamans

Coca, and the Spiritual Traditions of the Andean Shamans

PDF of an Article first published in Sacred Hoop magazine with an extended interview with Andean curandera, Doris Rivera Lenz. By Howard G Charing and Peter Cloudsley. Coca, and the Spiritual Traditions of the Andean Shamans PDF Article Click for

San Pedro the Cactus of Vision – Plant Spirit Shamanism of Northern Peru

Shamans from different cultures and traditions have been using psychoactive plants since the dawn of human emergence. These plants have been used traditionally for guidance, divination, healing, maintaining a balance with the spirit or consciousness of the living world. Howard