The Wonder Plant of South Africa – Sceletium (Kanna)

The Wonder Plant of South Africa – Sceletium (Kanna)

To me, Sceletium is among the most extraordinary and precious plants on Earth. The Bushmen imparted their understanding  and wisdom of this plant with us so that we might use it to help mend the world’s broken hearts. This heritage, which they have...
Rapé, Therapeutic Potential

Rapé, Therapeutic Potential

Rapé, the Amazon’s Sacred Snuff Rapé is a Mapacho-based snuff used in South American shamanism. It is also known as rapeh, hapé, and hapay (the spelling that most closely corresponds to the English pronunciation). It is a powdered plant mixture, usually...
Why you need to consider natural medicines

Why you need to consider natural medicines

For centuries, natural medicines have been used to treat various symptoms in a gentle and holistic way. Nature’s Pharmatropia offers treatment for a wide range of ailments, both mental and physical. In recent years, natural medicines have steadily moved into the...
Demystifying Shamanic Medicine

Demystifying Shamanic Medicine

The word “shaman” comes from the ancient South American word “šaman” which means “the one who knows.” Shamanism is essentially the practice of knowing: knowing oneself, others and the world around us. Long before we had doctors of Western medicine, one would look to a...