Recommended Books May 2017

Spirit Vine May 2017, Recommended Books

It Didn’t Start with You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle by Mark Wolynn A groundbreaking approach to transforming traumatic legacies passed down in families over generations, by an acclaimed expert in the field Depression. Anxiety. Chronic Pain. Phobias. Obsessive thoughts. The evidence is compelling: the roots of these difficulties may not …

Recommended Videos May 2017

Spirit Vine May 2017, Recommended Videos

Jan’s Ayahuasca Retreat Experiences A returning participant shares his experience over two retreats and explains the difference in his preparedness and intention when coming for the second retreat. The Sunshine Makers Movie CLIP – First LSD Experiences (2017) The story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counter-culture. The Science Behind …

Orange Essential Oil Found To Alleviate PTSD

Spirit Vine May 2017

We’ve written before about the power of essential oils like lavender essential oil. Essential oils are the condensed, aromatic compounds that occur naturally in plants. Many, many of them have profound effects on the senses and our emotional state. They can be be inhaled from the hands or in diffusers, used in body care products or applied on the skin if diluted in …

Little Black Seed Provides Powerful Treatment for Hepatitis C Patients

Spirit Vine May 2017

Known mostly as a food condiment, this little black seed carries a medicinal punch so powerful it is being studied to treat some of the world’s most deadly diseases.  Nigella sativa a.k.a. ‘Black Seed’, a food-condiment and medicine that has long been revered in the Middle East as ‘the remedy for everything but death’, has been undergoing something of a scientific …

Electrifying images of wifi signals show the invisible world of EMF bombardment

Spirit Vine May 2017

Do you ever wonder what the electromangetic fields (EMFs) that surround virtually every person carrying a mobile device with WiFi or data capability looks like? Well now, thanks to visual artist Luis Hernan, you can see this field — and it’s electrically terrifying! Every single day over 3.2 billion people access the internet to connect with others around the world …

Why Opting for Organic Cotton Matters

Spirit Vine May 2017

Cotton clothing has a longstanding history of being all-natural and wholesome. Unfortunately, times have changed, and once you delve behind-the-scenes of the cotton industry, its wholesome image quickly frays around the edges. Most people forget that a vast majority — about 90 to 95 percent1 — of non-organic cotton clothing is made from Monsanto’s genetically engineered (GE) cotton. Organic cotton, …

Ayahuasca: A story of how I took back control of my life

rohanta Blog, May 2017

To access real power, you have to let go the illusion of power This is a story of how I regained control and power in my life after realizing that I have none. I have attended several ayahuasca retreats at the Spirit Vine Retreat Center over the last few years, and what kept me going back was that I could …