Shaman Journey is hand crafted in ceremony on the New moon. The new moon is the darkest day of the month and the most intense day for deep introspection, healing and transformation due to the stillness and darkness its effects can be profound. Take this blend to heighten your senses, be more aware, or do healing work through shamanic journey, meditation or other healing arts. This blend is your ally for spiritual transformation, deeper connection and heightened awareness of self and others.
Cacao (theobroma) translated: food at the Gods
Used in sacred ceremony around the world, cacao has been used as a form of currency exchange, in ritual, as a sweet candy, and nectar to the Gods. Cacao is considered a superfood, it is rich in vitamins, antioxidants, minerals, and acts as an anti-aging agent. Cacao has been shown to decrease depression, stress, and improve heart health. It is considered by scientist to be an aphrodisiac. This is because of two chemicals Cacao contains. Tryptophan which is a chemical involved in sexual arousal, and phenylethylamine, which is released by the brain when people fall in love.
Organic Wild Harvested Red Rieshi ( Ganoderma Lucidum)
Reishi Mushroom is the most widely studied herb in the world. In Chinese, the name lingzhi represents a combination of spiritual potency and essence of immortality, and is regarded as the “herb of spiritual potency,” symbolizing success, well-being, divine power, and longevity. Reishi mushroom can enhance immune function through its effects on white blood cells, which help fight infection and cancer. This may occur primarily in those who are ill. Some preliminary studies have shown that reishi mushroom could decrease anxiety and depression as well as improve quality of life in those with certain medical conditions.
Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica)
If rejuvenation is what you’re after, look no further than Gotu kola. In Ayurvedic medicine it is considered a life force tonic and enhances memory. It is used to treat insomnia, reduce stress, nervousness and strengthens the heart. Gotu kola is also used to benefit ones yoga practice, as it provides mental clarity and calms the monkey mind. It acts as an antidepressant, and can boost cognition.
Blue Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera)
Promoting a feeling of calm and euphoria, Blue lotus is an exotic and rare flower, it has been known to enhance Lucid dreams. The ancient Egyptians highly regarded it for its effect on tranquility and a dream like quality. Others report experiencing an altered state of awareness. Blue Lotus has been used to enhance meditation and introspection. It lifts the mood, compliments dreams with its mild hallucination effects.
Passionflower (Passiflora incarnata)
Passion flower has been known to deepen sleep and prepare the mind for favorable dreams. Treating insomnia, anxiety and nervous tension. Passionflower promotes relaxation by increasing GABA, which helps to regulate mood.