The purpose of traditional yoga is to create an intimate journey into oneself; to cultivate understanding, mindfulness, and a higher consciousness. What other endeavor has an almost identical motivation? The use of psychedelics. Both psychedelics and yoga are used to achieve common goals: to aid in the pursuit of enlightenment; to achieve altered states of […]
As a male founder and entrepreneur, I have consistently struggled with integrating compassion, vulnerability, and openness into my leadership and management style. Like many ambitious men, I’ve focused much of my professional energy on intellectual development, leaving my softer side as an afterthought. Then, in January 2019, I attended an ayahuasca retreat in Costa Rica […]
Psychedelic retreats are an excellent option for those yearning to leave behind stressful routines for intense inward exploration. More and more, people are choosing to attend psychedelic therapy retreats to gain a better understanding of themselves, resolve past issues, handle mood problems, and/or address a lack of direction in life. Psychedelic retreat goers want an […]
On Tuesday evening, June 4, Oakland’s city council took the first official step toward supporting entheogenic plant practices by voting to adopt a resolution that decriminalizes their use.
If the sun rises over the ocean, but no one is around to photograph it, will there still be light? Yes, we can all agree, hard yes. Now, if the sun rises over the ocean, but there are no phones or cameras around to photograph it, will we, down the road, still remember the breadth […]
There’s a new oil boom on the rise and it has nothing to do with fossil fuels. In the last few years Cannabidiol, or CBD oil, has taken the scene by storm. With scientists and doctors testing and researching CBD all over the world, there is no longer any question of its significant medical benefits. […]