What to Expect on Your Next Peyote Trip Peyote is a cactus that grows natively in Northern Mexico and the Southwestern United States. With its long history of ceremonial usage and status as a divine plant, the peyote trip experience is unique and alluring. Even before the psychedelic explosion in pop culture in the ‘60s, […]
What is an Ayahuasca Dieta? An ayahuasca diet, or, how it’s commonly referred to in indigenous shamanic circles and retreat centers in the Amazon, la dieta, is a set of guidelines recommended to those interested in participating in an ayahuasca ceremony. Most notably, la dieta references the dietary restrictions revolving around ayahuasca use. But, […]
In this guest post by Jeremy Weate, an experienced ibogaine facilitator, we hear about the challenges and risks of ibogaine therapy, and the measures that all ibogaine clinics need to take in order to ensure the safe integration of ibogaine therapy into mainstream society.
Guest contributor George van der Riet explains why stories are so fundamental to humanity’s progress, and how psychedelics could act as a catalyst of the hero’s journey.
In the booming world of psychedelic retreats, science and traditional wisdom are incorporated to varying degrees. Here we evaluate the driving force of psychedelic retreats, and describe the approach taken at Synthesis: a leading retreat in the Netherlands.
Horizons is one of the world’s leading psychedelic conference. What makes it so special? Aaron Feller, our correspondent at the scene, reports back from this year’s gathering.