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Two rhythmic instruments are used in shamanic performance in the Upper Amazon — the shacapa, the leaf-bundle rattle; and the maraca, the seed-filled gourd rattle. Whether shacapa or maraca, rattles are the most important shamanic tool in the Amazon — the equivalent of the shaman’s drum elsewhere.
The Ayahuasca Defence Fund (ADF) will be a worldwide, permanent fund providing defence funding for legal cases involving ayahuasca and other teacher plants.
The common motif across her vast body of work is the interconnectivity and conscious relationship of humanity with the plant realm.
What kind of wonders exist in the great beyond? With Ayahuasca as my guide, here’s a trip to the other side.
There are four major types of ecological zones in the Amazon. Each one has given rise to a way of life adapted to it.
Regions with the greatest linguistic diversity are the regions with the greatest biological diversity.
The Amazon jungle is wild and biodiverse because the humans who have lived in it value the quality and spirit of wildness. They want to keep this wild spirit intact in the gardens.