On this page you can find books on shamanistic psychedelics, mostly written by prominent drugs, alchemy and plant gurus. Also for art, modern tripping and encyclopedias you are at the right spot.
Journeying into the invisible world revealed by his use of the dissociative psychedelic DXM, Dan Carpenter found that what he experienced was not simply subjective sensations and psychological states but an objective world of landmarks and characters.
Author Giorgio Samorini explores little-known phenomenons and suggests that far from being confined to humans the desire to experience altered states of consciousness is a natural drive shared by all living beings.
Birth of a psychedelic culture shines a bright light on the exploratory culture of the time and experiments undertaken by many people, it describes their initial experiments with mind-altering substances while at Harvard.
Antonio Escohotado demonstrates how the history of drugs illuminates the history of humanity as he explores the long relationship between mankind and mind-altering substances.
Exploring the history and shamanic uses of the San Pedro cactus, Ross Heaven interviews practising San Pedro shamans about ancient and modern rituals, preparation of the visionary brew, experiences with the healing spirit of San Pedro and their teachings.
A doctor's revolutionary research into DMT and it's relationship with the neurological biology of Near-Death and mystical experiences.
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This book provides a balanced, thoroughly researched and clear account about a topic that has fascinated people for centuries. It plows new ground in the relationship between entheogens and religion.
Aaron James Cole’s legendary Get Lost! guide is back with a completely revised and updated edition, leading travellers to the cheapest, funkiest and most delicious spots in Amsterdam.
This unique book about the Goatrance movement is an anthology of the international Goa and Psytrance generation. Contains more than 280 pages, 650+ photos and a DVD with additional artwork and festival music.
Inner Paths to Outer Space presents an innovative examination of how we can reach these other dimensions of existence and contact otherworldly beings.
This book presents for the first time the results of one of the longest clinical studies of LSD ever undertaken and explores their implications regarding LSD's influence on creativity, imagination and spirituality
Moksha is a collection of the prophetic and visionary writings of Aldous Huxley. It includes selections from his acclaimed novels Brave New World and Island both of which envision societies centred around the use of psychedelics as stabilising forces.
In this incredible book R. Heaven and H. Charing explore the use of one of the major allies of shamans for healing, seeing, dreaming and empowerment; plant spirits.
How Entheogens Are Enhancing Cognition, Boosting Intelligence, and Raising Values
Exploring the latest research on psychedelics, along with their use in indigenous cultures, Neal Goldsmith reveals that the curative effect of entheogens comes not from a chemical effect on the body but rather by triggering a spiritual experience.
Ayahuasca is a hallucinogenic Amazonian plant mixture that has been used for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of years by native Indian and mestizo shamans in Peru, Colombia and Ecuador for healing and divination.
With repeated sessions using salvia over the course of several years, J. D. Arthur began returning each time to the same inner landscape where he found himself entering a unique state of thought-free, or “thoughtless,” awareness.
Dispelling fears of inauthentic spirituality, addiction and ill-prepared encounters with the holy, this book reveals the potential of entheogens as catalysts for spiritual development, a path through which faith can directly encounter God's power.
A tour-de-force investigation of hallucinogenic states of consciousness that combines ethnobotanical research, shamanic exploration, alchemical spirit-world initiations, extra-terrestrial contact and mathematical formulations. By T. & D. McKenna.
Fadiman reviews the newest as well as the neglected research into the psycho-therapeutic value of visionary drug use for increased personal awareness and a host of serious medical conditions, including his recent study.
In The Psychotropic Mind, three of the individuals who have been embracing other ways of knowing look at the ramifications of the introduction into our Western culture of these shamanic practices and the psychotropic substances that support them.
The documentary 'The Substance' tells the tale of the coincidental discovery of LSD by Albert Hofmann in 1943, and the impact it had on the scientific world.
In Tryptamine Palace, James Oroc shares his personal experiences with 5-MeO-DMT, which led to a complete transformation of his understanding of himself and of the very fabric of reality.
The classic guide to the effects of LSD on the human psyche.
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27 Far out stories from an original spiritual teacher from the sixties. Not just trip reports of many different kinds of drugs, but complete adventures.
Chronicles 16 psychedelic trips taken in the days before LSD was made illegal. Including trip reports by Aldous Huxley, Gordon Wasson, William Burroughs, Allen Ginsburg and others.
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