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The Ayahuasca Museum

The Ayahuasca Museum

Located in downtown Iquitos, Peru, the Ayahuasca Museum will quickly become the most intriguing and most visited tourist attraction in the region. High quality interactice displays will educate the public about the benefits of natural medicine and the power available to us through our own personal spiritual evolution…

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Ayahuasca Store

Ayahuasca Store

The Gift Shop will offer shamanic tools like agua florida and hand made chacapas, as well as more textiles based on ayahuasca visions made by the shipibo tribe, and CDs and DVDs pertaining to ayahuasca and curanderismo.  For now, we have just have some shipibo items and some ayahuasca jewelry, as well as some medicinal [...]

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Ayahuasca Foundation Membership

Ayahuasca Foundation Membership

Become a Member of the Foundation!  Show Your Support and Get Involved… Ayahuasca Foundation Members receive discounts on all purchases of Foundation items, including retreats, courses, and seminars. Members also receive email updates and special online offers, as well as greater access to the directory information. A free gift will be sent to each member [...]

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Program Directory

Program Directory

This directory is here to help people who wish to come down and experience ayahuasca and the magic of plant spirit medicine.  A new ayahuasca ‘industry’ has emerged and it can be difficult to decide which program to choose.  Of course, we feel the programs and courses offered by the Ayahuasca Foundation are the most [...]

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Receiving Treatment from a Curandero

Receiving Treatment from a Curandero

As ayahuasca continues to spread around the world, with ceremonies happening in nearly every city of every country, curanderismo continues to be a mysterious and often misunderstood science of indigenous wisdom. So what does it mean to receive treatment from a curandero?

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The Ayahuasca Curandero Seminar

The Ayahuasca Curandero Seminar

The Curandero Seminar is an amazing event where participants spend seven days learning from authentic curanderos from the Peruvian Amazon, as they lead intimate workshops on numerous aspects of plant spirit medicine and working with ayahuasca. Over 24 hours of workshops and three ceremonies in one week…

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La Dieta

La Dieta

La Dieta is the name given to the particular diet followed during treatment as well as during learning experiences like the Ayahuasca Initiation Course offered by the Ayahuasca Foundation. The diet is usually free from all stimulation, allowing the participant to increase their sensitivity to light, sound, smells, feelings, and thoughts…

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Amazon Tribes Directory

Amazon Tribes Directory

There are dozens of indigenous tribes in the Amazon Rainforest with profound knowledge of plant spirit medicine.  Unfortunately, much of that knowledge is being lost due to the invasion of western culture and it’s ignorance based self perception of superiority.  Because of technological materialism, westerners, the majority of whom were and still are Missionaries, were [...]

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Healing Ceremonies

Healing Ceremonies

An Ayahuasca Healing Ceremony is an opportunity to take part in your own healing.  A ceremony involves meeting at around 7pm and finding a spot to sit and settle in. It is important to arrive before the ceremony begins, out of respect for the curandero. After some introductions if necessary and perhaps some small talk, [...]

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Plant Spirits

What to Expect the First Time

I am often asked what drinking ayahuasca is like, not only by people who know very little about it but also by people who have read about it or have seen videos about it but have yet to try it. I usually respond that it is a lot like asking someone what sex is like [...]

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