I am curious and constantly see, hear, touch, taste, and smell wisdom from many wise of the world. I want to share it with you here.
Thursday, 8 February 2024
Dissociation and psychedelic therapy
Saj Razvi, Psychedelic Somatic Institute
Even though there is large and growing body of research and practice based evidence for how useful psychedelic medicines can be in mental health, this does not in any way guarantee a positive outcome. One of the most significant and yet invisible factors that can frustrate healing in the psychedelic therapy session is our foundational, involuntary, autonomic nervous system defensive capacity for dissociation.
Friday, 2 December 2022
Why the “Psychedelic Renaissance” is just Colonialism by Another Name
Alnoor Ladha & Rene Suša for Double Blind
According to Indigenous teachings, the entheogenic plants are here to help people grow up and sober up—and get them ready to start facing their own and the collective trauma that they have historically inherited.
Friday, 2 December 2022
The Book of Ceremony: Shamanic Wisdom for Invoking the Sacred in Everyday Life
We perform ceremonies to mark important events and celebrate holidays—yet our modern approach to ceremony only scratches the surface of its true potential.
What is healing?
The Way of Miracles is a groundbreaking film that takes us on a journey of human healing and personal empowerment. Miracle recoveries and their underlying science are explored and uncovered in this thought-provoking documentary.
The Village of Lovers
Tamera recognized the need to develop a holistic model that centered the regeneration of trust as the core goal. This film is an intimate exploration of their insights, and a love letter to igniting a revolution of the heart.
What is consciousness?
AWARE follows six brilliant researchers approaching the mystery from radically different perspectives, opening as a science film but emerging beyond the explicable.
What are psychedelics?
How To Change Your Mind examines the consciousness-expanding possibilities of various psychedelics and how researchers, psychologists, and medical personnel are finding new uses for them.
How does breath affect us?
The Way of the Psychonaut explores the life and work of Stanislav Grof, a psychedelic psychotherapy pioneer, creator of Holotropic Breathwork, and founder of Transpersonal Psychology.
Journeys to the Edge of Consciousness
Take an animated journey into the depths of the human mind with Aldous Huxley, Timothy Leary and Alan Watts - exploring three psychedelic trips that together changed them, and Western culture, forever. Sixty years later we sit down with twelve leading current thinkers to ask: "What can expanded states of mind teach us about ourselves, the world and our place in it?"