Why the Music? Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience

Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience About this Event This event will be an exploration of sound and music and how they affect and guide the experience of ayahuasca. It will be part lecture and storytelling, and part experiential. Discussed will be icaros, traditional instruments, and non-traditional instruments that are making their way into … Read moreWhy the Music? Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience

The Guided Psychedelic Journey

Description THE GUIDED PSYCHEDELIC JOURNEY with GREG LAWRENCE FRIDAY, JANUARY 17TH | 7 – 9 PM | $25 EARLY BIRD, $30 DAY OF Even the most experienced of psychonauts have questions about the so-called “therapeutic” or “guided” psychedelic experience. You may wonder what the difference is between a guide, a facilitator, a sitter, and a … Read moreThe Guided Psychedelic Journey

Death & Psychedelics

Insight into End-of-Life Benefits and Mortality via the Entheogenic Experience About this Event There are many things in this life that really force us to examine our own mortality and the nature of our own existence, yet few do so with the soul-riveting tenacity of both death and psychedelics. Rarely do we look down the tunnel … Read moreDeath & Psychedelics

Deep Dive into Psychedelic Integration: A Talk by Deva Ram

Description The Aware Project (www.awareproject.org) hosts a series of monthly Psychedelic Awareness Salon events in Los Angeles and San Diego. We are creating a connected and educated community that feels passionately about balancing the conversation about psychedelics. Take part in a fascinating psychedelic double-header at Thymele Arts! Get your tickets for the early talk on Psychedelic … Read moreDeep Dive into Psychedelic Integration: A Talk by Deva Ram

The Guided Psychedelic Journey

About this Event Even the most experienced of psychonauts have questions about the so-called “therapeutic” or “guided” psychedelic experience. You may wonder what the difference is between a guide, a facilitator, a sitter, and a shaman; why people use eye shades and headphones; what kind of music is used in these sessions; and many other … Read moreThe Guided Psychedelic Journey

Psychedelics & Psychotropics: Mechanisms of Drug Interaction

The fifth and last installment in this series will focus exclusively on the potential for drug interactions between psychedelics discussed in installments I–IV and other medications or supplements people may be using. While the aim is to cover a broad range of possible interactions, a focus will be placed on interactions with traditional psychotropics including … Read morePsychedelics & Psychotropics: Mechanisms of Drug Interaction

Psychedelics Beyond Serotonin: Ibogaine & Ketamine

While most psychedelics produce their effects by modulating serotonin, there are exceptions of worthy mention including ibogaine and ketamine. While vastly different in their effects, both ibogaine and ketamine appear to modulate either glutamate or opioid systems. Ibogaine is often touted for its powerful anti-addictive properties, although it carries risks of cardiotoxicity. Ketamine has built … Read morePsychedelics Beyond Serotonin: Ibogaine & Ketamine