Lobelia inflata – Indian Tobacco

Lobelia inflata – Indian Tobacco
FAMILY: Campanulaceae GENUS: Lobelia SPECIES: Inflata COMMON NAMES: Indian tobacco, Pukeweed, Rapuntium inflatum, Asthma Weed, Gagroot, Vomitwort, Bladderpod, Eyebright Lobelia inflata is an annual or biennial herb which grows up to three feet tall. It has hairy green...

Erthroxylum coca – Coca Bush

Erthroxylum coca – Coca Bush
FAMILY: Erythroxylaceae (Coca Family)GENUS: ErythroxylumSPECIES: CocaCOMMON NAMES: Bolivian coca, Ceja de Montana Coca, Coca Bush, Coca del Perú, Cocaine Plant, Cocamama, Divine Plant of the Incas, Gran Remedio, Hunacoblatt, Khoka (Aymara, ‘tree’), Kuka...

Absinthe – Green Fairy

Absinthe – Green Fairy
Absinthe History In celebration of the lifting of the almost 100-year ban on absinthe, what follows is an overview of the elixir’s  history. We will share recipes with you, as well as the best places we have found to purchase ready-made absinthe, as well as kits and...

Amazonian Shamanism Conference

Amazonian Shamanism Conference
16-22 July 2005 – Solga del Alma Website The Church, “Soga del Alma” – “Vine of the Soul” – organizes a Conference for those interested in Amazonian shamanism and ceremonies managed by authentic Amazonian curandero(a)s will...