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Yaje: The New Purgatory

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The unique path to both health and spiritual illumination offered by the consumption of yajé, a hallucinogenic herb embedded in the indigenous Amazonian cultures of Colombia, Brazil, and Peru, is thoroughly documented in this account of the culture and traditions that have developed around its use. The intensity of yajé-induced trances provoked the author to name them "the ...more
Paperback, 688 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by Villegas Editores (first published January 1st 2004)
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