Deep in the mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico natives have been using psilocybin mushrooms, or ‘shrooms’ for thousands of years not as a drug, but as a medicine to heal both physical and mental disorders.
Amber Lyon travels to San Jose Pacifico, Mexico to meet with a mushroom guide who shows us how he makes his famous shroom tea which he serves to tourists from all over the world in seek of the sacred mushroom.
Psilocybin Mushroom Ceremony, Mexico
Journalist Amber Lyon joins native Mazatec healers for a mushroom ceremony. The psilocybin mushrooms are part of Lyon’s therapy to treat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
The Curanderas in this area of the world have been using magic mushrooms medicinally to treat illness for thousands of years.