Yoga helped bring me to ayahuasca, and ayahuasca brought me to A Course in Miracles (ACIM). To me, ACIM is the Master Teacher that has elucidated both yoga and ayahuasca. Ayahuasca takes you down the rabbit hole to give you the experiences towards which the Course is pointing.
As ayahuasca ceremonies go, it is one of the stranger ones, a night of ferocity, shrieking, madness, gallons of water splashed all over the place, exhausted helpers having performed yeoman’s duty, the rest of us relieved when Yuri’s screams have subsided and the storm around him has died down.
Few things in life can truly prepare a woman for pregnancy. It is the ultimate feminine experience — perhaps even the ultimate human experience — and quite unimaginable until you find yourself there. ‘Psychedelic’ doesn’t even begin to describe it, but it may be the most appropriate adjective we have.