Posts Tagged ‘curanderismo’

Chavin de Huantar Pilgrimage May 30th to June 13th 2017

Chavin de Huantar Pilgrimage May 30th to June 13th 2017

Chavin de Huantar is the lodestone, the morning star, the birthplace of the great spiritual and indigenous consciousness of the Andes, and South America as a whole. A ceremonial complex at 10,425 feet above sea level, located at the confluence […]

Assessing a Quest to Heal HIV with Ayahuasca Shamanism

Assessing a Quest to Heal HIV with Ayahuasca Shamanism

During the years that Susana and I have spent studying and training in the Peruvian vegetalismo, a mixed-race healing tradition that combines indigenous shamanism with Western elements such as Catholicism, we have come to appreciate the paradoxes that indigenous medicine […]