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Ayahuasca: Rituals, Potions and Visionary Art from the Amazon by Arno Adelaars and Christian Ratsch
Title: Ayahuasca: Rituals, Potions and Visionary Art from the Amazon
Author(s): Arno Adelaars and Christian Ratsch
Publisher: Divine Arts
Publication Date: 2 Jan. 2017

An authoritative treatise on the use, history, culture, and art of the sacred plant medicine Ayahuasca.

Our Rating

5/5

Review Credit: Review copy kindly supplied by Divine Arts, Milton Keynes, UK.
The Bufo Medicinae Codex by Dr. Gerardo Ruben Sandoval Isaac
Title: The Bufo Medicinae Codex: Guidelines for the Proper Administration of 5 Meo DMT
Author(s): Dr. Gerardo Ruben Sandoval Isaac
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: 10 Mar. 2017

In The Bufo Medicinae Codex Dr. Gerardo R. Sandoval Isaac, MD, guidelines for the proper administration of 5 Meo DMT.

Our Rating

5/5

Review Credit: Review copy kindly supplied by author.
Listening to Ayahuasca by Dr. Rachel Harris
Title: Listening to Ayahuasca: New Hope to Depression. Addiction, Ptsd, and Anxiety
Author(s): Dr. Rachel Harris
Publisher: New World Library
Publication Date: 23 Feb. 2017

Could Ayahuasca offer new hope to to those suffering from depression. addiction, PTSD, and anxiety?

Our Rating

5/5

Review Credit: Review copy kindly supplied by New World Library, Novato, CA, USA
The Toad of Dawn by Dr. Octavio Rettig Hinojosa

Part autobiography, part introduction to entheogens and visionary substances, "The Toad of Dawn" gives an overview of the history, use, and the benefits of the toad medicine, and reveals how it can be used to initiate people on a spiritual path.

Our Rating - Book of the Month: October 2016

4/5

Mystery School in Hyperspace by Graham St. John

Mystery School in Hyperspace is the first book to delve into the history of DMT, the discovery of its properties, and the impact it has had on poets, artists, and musicians.

Our Rating

5/5

Breaking Convention: Essays on Psychedelic Consciousness by Various (ed. David Luke)

"Breaking Convention"--a collection of essays and articles from the international conference of the same name--is a multifaceted exploration of the history, use, and benefits of psychedelics since the dawn of humankind.

Our Rating

4/5

Manifesting Minds by Various (ed. Rick Doblin)

With groundbreaking research and personal accounts, this one-of-a-kind anthology is a "best of" collection of articles and essays published by the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). Topics include the healing use of marijuana and psychedelics--including MDMA, ibogaine, LSD, and ayahuasca--for PTSD, anxiety, depression, and drug addiction.

Our Rating

4/5

The Mushroom in Christian Art by John A Rush

Covering Christian art from 200 CE (common era) to the present, the author reveals that Jesus, the Teacher of Righteousness mentioned in the Dead Sea Scrolls, is a personification of the Holy Mushroom, Amanita muscaria. 

Our Rating

2/5

Entheogens and the Development of Culture by Various (Ed. John A Rush)

"Entheogens and the Development of Culture "makes the radical proposition that mind-altering substances have played a major part not only in cultural development but also in human brain development.

Our Rating

5/5