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Ayahuasca Lineage


Ayahuasca – Curandero

Orlando Chujandama Huazanga is a curandero, a traditional indigenous healer or shaman, who provides physical and spiritual healing by means of vegetalismo, an alternative therapy readily practiced in South America.

Vegetalismo is a refined and elegant sacred science that uses master plants with sentient spirits. Orlando carries the knowledge of a powerful family linage; his practice includes the psychoactive ayahuasca and tobacco.

Shipibo Tradition – Iquitos Shipibo Shop

Shipibo BraceletFound nestled along the ruddy dirt road on the way to ESPIRITU DE ANACONDA (Iquitos, Peru) is a small shop honoring the Shipibo tradition.  Two beautiful souls, Bastian and his wife Vanessa operate the cool little store about a half hour’s walk from the healing center.  They buy everything from the Shipibos in Pucallupa and always have amazing stuff.  Checkout the video to see some of the different bracelets and textiles they carry.  Most of the goods contain different patterns of Master Plants used in the healing practice of Vegetalismo.

Peruvian Genocide

WEEK OF JUNE 2, 2009:

Police Massacre of Indigenous Protesters in the Peruvian Amazon Linked to US-Peru FTA

Please take a moment to become educated about what is happening in Peru right now if you are not already aware of the trade agreements intending to destroy Rainforest and displace native people: QUIXOTE CENTER

This week, Peruvian officials will meet with in Washington for discussions on FTA implementation. We need to send a strong message to
our government that we stand with the indigenous people of the Peruvian Amazon and reject the killing and destruction which current U.S. free trade policies promote.  Reject the killing of indigenous people of the Peruvian Amazon – EMAIL OBAMA HERE.

Organic Supplements

Darin OlienDarin Olien is an entrepreneur who created a company called DARIN’S NATURALS whose inventory includes organic supplement from countries including Peru, Argentina, Ecuador, Brazil, Andes, Amazon, Bhutan, and China.  A champion of  fair trade working with indigenous farmers, his mission is to ” distribute the most potent, rare, unique foods, supplements, formulations, herbs and nutraceuticals to the US and the world.”

Darin is currently launching a revolutionary health/healing product line that incorporates oxygen into their supplements. Olien’s other company, GENERATIVE PLANET formed to create a more sustainable planet.