Huachuma: Air Mesada

Be sure to read part 1 and part 2, if you haven’t already. After living in the Amazon jungle for two weeks, my spiritual journey with Spirit Quest Sanctuary was about to come to a close. It was time for our final Huachuma Mesada ceremony, The Air Mesada. We had been told that the medicine […]

Ayahuasca In The Amazon: Learning To Love Myself (Part 3)

Be sure to check out part 1 and part 2, if you haven’t yet. Bobinsana Ceremony In addition to four Ayahuasca ceremonies, we were given an additional, very special ceremony. We were fortunate to have the opportunity to partake in a Bobinsana Heart Opening ceremony. As described on the Spirit Quest website, “In the Peruvian Amazon, An […]

Ayahuasca In The Amazon: Learning To Love Myself (Part 2)

If you have not yet read part 1, you can find it here. Ceremony #2 My second Ayahuasca ceremony was very different than my first. I mentioned in my previous post, how my first experience, working with the plant, was quite mild. The medicine came on much stronger this time. However, it still wasn’t the […]

Ayahuasca In The Amazon: Learning To Love Myself (Part 1)

The day I’d been waiting for finally arrived. I had been looking forward to working with the sacred plant, Ayahuasca, ever since I applied for this retreat, 6 months prior. I had just spent the past few days in Lima, preparing myself and creating my intentions for what was to come. You can read about […]