The Ayahuasca use dates back at least 5,000 years. Healers, instructors, and shamans have all used it to heighten their state of awareness. The remedy can replace antidepressant medications. It is being used to treat addiction cases in Peru.
In the Ayahuasca retreat in Tulum, a plant mixture called Ayahuasca is used. The two main ingredients are Chacruna (DMT) and Caapi (MAOI) and they are brewed traditionally in the Amazon. Amazonian tribes got the sacred recipe as a gift from their gods in a vision of a shaman. Even nowadays, scientists are amazed by the pharmacological complexity of the brew and the deep knowledge behind it, because it is unique in the world and not a similar approach to brain chemistry even in modern medicine. Once discovered, individuals began experimenting with the ingredients which also been found in other plants and even animals. Some people discovered that Harmala (MAOI) and Mimosa (DMT) provide one of the most pleasant and potent ayahuasca analogs when used correctly. These experiments can be very dangerous and quite risky because the concentration of the compounds in each individual plant can vary extremely and also the other compounds that maybe interact and have not yet been discovered can cause brain damage and other physical and psychological damage.
DMT is a naturally occurring neurotransmitter created by the pineal gland in your brain-mind. When we enter a state of REM (rapid eye movement) sleep, we begin to dream. DMT is very commonly present in Ayahuasca-derived drinks.
An alteration in brain waves occurs within 20 minutes of taking Ayahuasca because of the altered state of consciousness. It lowers your metabolism, pH, blood pressure, and respiration rate, among other things. You’ll be able to see clearly and smell more strongly. Keep reading to find out how Ayahuasca retreats can improve your quality of life.
Benefits of ayahuasca
Emotional and mental well-being
There are various lessons to be learned via the use of Ayahuasca. Self-acceptance and self-love is one of the most important skills it imparts. We’re constantly taught that we need to appear a certain way to attain happiness in today’s culture and media.
That delusion is shattered when Ayahuasca is used. Ideas and illusions that we were never able to achieve are discussed. In Ayahuasca, we learn that true happiness is found within ourselves.
The path to self-love begins with accepting our individuality and our weaknesses. In Ayahuasca, we are reminded that we are both powerful and imperfect at the same time. So much depression, guilt, and worry can be lifted with a clear understanding of the truth.
Ayahuasca’s health advantages are nothing short of astounding. Purifying the body of negative energy is one of the key tasks of the Ayahuasca brew. The body can easily perform with the fewest potential obstructions on an energetic or physical level.
It boosts the efficiency of your body’s daily functions. A small amount may be needed to preserve the current status quo or gain more from the same input. Sleep is reduced, and energy levels are boosted as a result. The consequence of an altered state of consciousness is that you live more connected with the dream plain, where everything is possible, and you can manifest your dreams easier on a material plain. Everyone knows how satisfying it is to follow your passion and how much energy you naturally have when you follow your heart. Ayahuasca helps you a little bit to connect with that, which is always there.
The Demise of the Self
Working with the Death of Ego, the Ayahuasca retreat in Mexico helps you let go of your judgments about yourself. We focus highly on the negative aspects of our looks, conduct, and decisions in our day-to-day lives. You can see yourself in an entirely new light, free of judgment and sentiment, with this method.
Reinforcing self-love and self-acceptance may be facilitated by ego-death and subsequent realizations. Without the effect of preconceptions or biases, it’s a view of your genuine self. As a result, you can appreciate who you are on your terms.