Sacred Mushroom of Visions



Sacred Mushroom of Visions Over 30 contributors share their expertise on the chemical, biological, cultural, psychological experiential dimensions of psilocybin mushrooms Teonan catl was the name given to the visionary mushrooms used in ancient Mesoamerican shamanic ceremonies, mushrooms that contain psilocybin, the psychoactive agent identified by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann, the discoverer of LSD The rediscovery of these visionary mushrooms thru the Mazatec healer Maria Sabina by mycologist R Gordon Wasson ignited a worldwide mushroom culture that inspired the consciousness revolution of the 60s This book describes the consciousness expanding experiences of psychoactive mushroom users from artists to psychologists the healing visionary inspiration received It provides 1sthand accounts of studies performed in the Harvard Psilocybin Project, including the Concord Prison study the Good Friday study It describes how the use of the psilocybe mushroom spread from the mountains of Mexico into the USA, Asia Europe by seekers of consciousness expansion It also details how psilocybin has been used since the 60s in psychotherapy, prisoner rehabilitation, the enhancement of creativity the induction of mystical experiences is being studied as a treatment for obsessive compulsive disorder. Free Download [ Sacred Mushroom of Visions ] author [ Ralph Metzner ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – therehabboutique.co.uk

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  • Paperback
  • 304 pages
  • Sacred Mushroom of Visions
  • Ralph Metzner
  • English
  • 21 October 2017
  • 1594770441

10 thoughts on “Sacred Mushroom of Visions

  1. Erik Graff says:

    This book is divided into two parts following a lengthy overview by editor Metzner The first contains objective essays by experts in their disciplines approaching the subject from a variety of angles including the botanical, the ethnographic, the psychological and the chemical I found these essays and the introductory essay illuminating, especially that about brain chemistry The sec...

  2. Sara Gray says:

    Though there s not much new here for a mushroom nerd, this is still a great book filled with informative essays on the history, chemistry, and ethnobotany behind fungi as well as a sampling of trip reports Light on the woo woo and heavy on the info Great for anyone new to a...

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