Journey of the Soul.
Ayahuasca Retreat with Dr. Dennis McKenna & Wayra

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Journey of the Soul.
Ayahuasca Retreat with Dr. Dennis McKenna & Wayra

January 3, 2018 - January 13, 2018

Two men who have dedicated their lives to plant medicine and its potential for humanity, come together again for the fifth year to offer a mind-opening and life-transformative ayahuasca experience. Dr. Dennis McKenna and Wayra, a highly trusted ayahuascero, lead a journey of mind and spirit to the multidimensional depths of your soul.

“No one knows what the future holds for ayahuasca/human symbiosis. Hopefully, we will learn from this wise and ancient Plant Teacher… New modalities of healing… New compassion for each other… And new love of Nature and all Life on Earth.”

– Dr. Dennis McKenna
Founder and CEO, Symbio Life Sciences PBC

January 06-13, 2018. Retreat Only. 

Eight days with Dr. Dennis McKenna & Wayra, immersing into their knowledge and experience with traditional Amazonian medicine via multimedia lectures and three ayahuasca ceremonies. Each guest is closely attended to during their personal process. Wayra and his assistant support each person’s journey through sessions of group and private integration. The retreat also includes day trips to the Maras Incan salt farm, Moray circles, and Ollantaytambo. All meals are included. A special diet is respected for the ceremonies.

Cost: $2750 Private Room. Save $200/person for Shared Room. 

If you have a PayPal account, there is no cost to make this payment. Setting up an account is free, so we suggest you consider this as the least expensive option. You can always cancel the account later. If you do not have a PayPal account, we will add any transfer fees with final payment (Approx. 3%). Bank transfer payment information to be posted soon. US-based bank transfer fees are about $40/transfer. International bank transfers are minimum $60/transfer.

10% off for returning guests. $550 deposit is required at the time of registration. Full amount is to be paid by November 17th. Space is limited. Reserve asap to book your spot.

Before registering, please review The Ayahuasca Health Guide PDF.

 

January 03-13, 2018. Retreat + Machu Picchu Inca Excursion. 

Before the Retreat begins on January 06, join Dr. Dennis McKenna to visit famous and powerful Incan temples and astonishing sites, including one day at Machu Picchu, Pisaq and its famous crafts market, Saksayhuaman, and one night in Cusco. Give yourself this time to go deeper into this mysterious culture, and connect to the beauty and brilliance of Andean Cosmovision with a knowledgeable local guide that will share ancestral rituals during specific outings.

Cost: $3550 Private Room. Save $325/person for Shared Room.

If you have a PayPal account, there is no cost to make this payment. Setting up an account is free, so we suggest you consider this as the least expensive option. You can always cancel the account later. If you do not have a PayPal account, we will add any transfer fees with final payment (Approx. 3%). Bank transfer payment information to be posted soon. US-based bank transfer fees are about $40/transfer. International bank transfers are minimum $60/transfer.

10% off for returning guests. $550 deposit is required at the time of registration. Full amount is to be paid by November 17th. Space is limited. Reserve asap to book your spot.

Before registering, please review The Ayahuasca Health Guide PDF.

 

 

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Introduction to Ayahuasca

For a brief introduction to ayahuasca and its growing global presence, we welcome you to read an excerpt by Dr. McKenna here.

Ayahuasca Health Guide

For a list of medications to avoid with ayahuasca, please refer to the attached Ayahuasca Health Guide PDF.

Medical Application Form & Interview

The highest level of respect, care and precaution is taken for the Ayahuasca Retreats. After registration, every participant is required to fill out a Medical Application Form, reviewed personally by both Dr. Dennis McKenna and Wayra. Dr. McKenna will also schedule an online (skype or zoom) interview with every registrant.

 

Dr. Dennis McKenna

Dennis McKenna’s research has focused on the interdisciplinary study of Amazonian ethnopharmacology and plant hallucinogens. He has conducted extensive ethnobotanical fieldwork in the Peruvian, Colombian, and Brasilian Amazon. His doctoral research (University of British Columbia, 1984) focused on the ethnopharmacology of ayahuasca and oo-koo-he, two tryptamine-based hallucinogens used by indigenous peoples in the Northwest Amazon. He is a founding board member of the Heffter Research Institute, and was a key organizer and participant in the Hoasca Project, the first biomedical investigation of ayahuasca used by the UDV, a Brazilian religious group. He is currently Assistant Professor in the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota.

Learn more about Dr. McKenna & Psychedelics in the Media

Wayra

Wayra was initiated in Amazonian Shamanism 20 years ago in the High and Low Jungle of Peru. For 15 years, he has been guiding therapeutic sessions with ayahuasca in the context of Traditional Amazonian Medicine. Disciple of the maestro, teacher Solon Tello Lozano. After his preparation in the Amazon, feeling the need to create bridges between traditional and occidental knowledge, he trained in complementary therapies, as well as attended national and international congresses and courses on traditional medicine, alternative therapies and psychology.

 

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Details

Start:
January 3, 2018
End:
January 13, 2018

Venue

Hotel Iorana
Calle Manzanapata s/n, Sector Patahuasi
Urubamba, Peru
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Phone:
(+51) 84 201492
Website:
http://ioranaurubamba.com