Ayahuasca

Jamie Csizmadia Five Life Lessons I Learned in Ayahuasca Ceremony

FIVE LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED IN AYAHUASCA CEREMONY

Ayahuasca ceremony is an ancient and miraculous medicine practice within indigenous traditions of curanderismo, which quite literally means “plant spirit healing.”  Ayahuasca ceremony takes place at night in the depths of the jungle, amidst a cacophony of insect and birds sounds, in complete darkness within a large circular hut called a “malloca.”  The ceremony is led with great care and reverence by a time-tested curandero, also known as a plant-doctor or plant spirit healer.  The curandero sings other-worldly songs called “icaros” to protect, open, connect, cleanse, and heal the people and patients who sit attentively-yet-apprehensively on floor mats surrounding the...

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