Drug tourism or spiritual healing? Ayahuasca seekers in Amazonia

M Winkelman - Journal of psychoactive drugs, 2005 - Taylor & Francis

Author(s): M Winkelman

Focus: Ayahuasca


This research addresses the question of whether Westerners who seek traditional spiritual medicine known as ayahuasca can be best characterized as “drug tourists” or as people pursuing spiritual and therapeutic opportunities. Participants in an ayahuasca retreat in …

Last updated: Oct 15, 2020