Category Archives: plant medicines

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

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul – Part 1

On the edge of the Amazonian town Iquitos is the market river port of Belen, which has the famous street ‘Pasaje Paquito’ where many of the rainforest, herbs, plants, mixtures, tinctures are sold. Chatting to Juanita the owner of the

Ayahuasca – Medicine for the Soul – Part 1

On the edge of the Amazonian town Iquitos is the market river port of Belen, which has the famous street ‘Pasaje Paquito’ where many of the rainforest, herbs, plants, mixtures, tinctures are sold. Chatting to Juanita the owner of the

The San Pedro Cactus, and the shamanic tradition 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

The San Pedro Cactus, and the shamanic tradition 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

Natural Plant Medicines, Ayahuasca and the Shamans of the Amazon Rainforest Part 2

The Amazon Rainforest is home to many thousands of plant species, and has the richest bio-diversity on the planet. Plants and herbs used for medicinal purposes flourish there. The traditional healers and shamans of the Amazon have been working with

Natural Plant Medicines, Ayahuasca and the Shamans of the Amazon Rainforest Part 2

The Amazon Rainforest is home to many thousands of plant species, and has the richest bio-diversity on the planet. Plants and herbs used for medicinal purposes flourish there. The traditional healers and shamans of the Amazon have been working with