The Ayahuasca Test Pilots Handbook: The Essential Guide to Ayahuasca Journeying
The Ayahuasca Test Pilots Handbook provides a practicalguide to ayahuasca use, aiding seekers in making right—andsafe—decisions about where to go, who to drink with, and what toexpect.Ayahuasca, the Amazonian psychoactive plant brew, has becomevastly popular. Once the sole purview of shamans and indigenousnative people in the great Amazon rainforest, ayahuasca is nowbecoming well known—and widely used—around the globe. Today,foreigners from all over the world flock in ever-burgeoning numbersto the steamy Amazon, drinking bitter ayahuasca with shamans andcuranderos in order to access its potent healing andspirit-enlivening effects. What began as a mere trickle of visitorsin the 1980s has become a surging riptide of seekers.Chris Kilham (Fox News's "Medicine Hunter") has worked closelywith South American shamans for two decades and has sat inayahuasca ceremonies with at least 20 different shamans. Throughhis "Ayahuasca Test Pilots" program, Kilham has brought numerouspeople to the Amazon to engage in ceremonies with maestroayahuasceros. Clear, concise, straightforward, and well informed,The Ayahuasca Test Pilots Handbook is an indispensableguide for anyone curious about this unusual plant medicine.