Category Archives: folk medicine

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 5

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The fifth and concluding part of 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 – Medicine for the Soul Part 5

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The fifth and concluding part of 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 – Medicine for the Soul Part 4

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The fourth part of this article continues to explore this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 4

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The fourth part of this article continues to explore this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 3

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The third part of this article continues to explore this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 3

Ayahuasca, is regarded as the ‘gateway’ to the Soul. The third part of this article continues to explore this fascinating plant brew from the Amazon Rainforest. Ayahuasca is the jungle medicine of the upper Amazon. It is made from the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 2

The second part of an article which 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 the leaf of the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul Part 2

The second part of an article which 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 the leaf of the

Interview with Shipibo Ayahuasca Shaman Enrique Lopez in the Amazon Rainforest of Peru – Part 2

The second part of an interview with Shipibo Shaman Enrique Lopez. Interviewed at Mishana, Amazon Rainforest Peru, November 2007. Enrique discusses his early years in the indigenous Shipibo community in the Ucayali region of the Amazon Rainforest in Peru. Interviewed

Interview with Shipibo Ayahuasca Shaman Enrique Lopez in the Amazon Rainforest of Peru – Part 2

The second part of an interview with Shipibo Shaman Enrique Lopez. Interviewed at Mishana, Amazon Rainforest Peru, November 2007. Enrique discusses his early years in the indigenous Shipibo community in the Ucayali region of the Amazon Rainforest in Peru. Interviewed

Interview with Shipibo Ayahuasca Shaman Enrique Lopez in the Amazon – Part 1

An interview with Shipibo Shaman Enrique Lopez. Interviewed at Mishana, Amazon Rainforest, Peru, November 2007, by Peter Cloudsley and Howard G Charing. I was born in a Shipibo community called Roaboya which is on the River Ucayali about 10 hours

Interview with Shipibo Ayahuasca Shaman Enrique Lopez in the Amazon – Part 1

An interview with Shipibo Shaman Enrique Lopez. Interviewed at Mishana, Amazon Rainforest, Peru, November 2007, by Peter Cloudsley and Howard G Charing. I was born in a Shipibo community called Roaboya which is on the River Ucayali about 10 hours

Shamans of Peru CD – Sacred Chants, Ayahuasca Icaros, and Music

The haunting, plaintive music of Peruvian shamans was recorded by the Eagle’s Wing Centre for Contemporary Shamanism at ceremonies in the Peruvian Andes and the Amazon rainforest. Although the chants and icaros have an organic relationship to the medicine plants