Plants used in Ayahuasca tea have psychedelic properties. Psychotria Virdis plants naturally have substances called N, N-dimethyltryptamine or DMT. DMT is considered hallucinogenic and psychedelic.
The problem is that it has low bio-availability. This means that it is broken down by the stomach quickly. For it to be effective, it must be combined with other substances that inhibit their digestive enzymes.
The Banisteriopsis caapi wine contains potent inhibitors that are also psychoactive. When these two elements are mixed, they form a powerful beverage that has a lot of therapeutic benefits of ayahuasca retreat that affects your central nervous system.
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This means you can experience altered states of consciousness, out of body experiences, euphoria, and hallucinations.
Ayahuasca has become widespread and is used by those who want to overcome the trauma of the past, open their minds to new experiences, to heal their minds, or just take a new journey.
Because drinking tea leads to travel and altered states of consciousness for hours, those who take them need to be supervised by someone who is experienced with the process. This means only taking while under the care and direction of a shaman or spiritual leader.
To have the best experience possible, it is often suggested that members avoid the use of caffeine, alcohol, drugs, or cigarettes before taking part in the ceremony. It is intended to purify the body.