Hallucinogens and their remarkable history
Hallucinogens go way back and have a longstanding and profound reputation. They have been used for thousands of years by non-Western cultures as ”Sacred” substances and are known for their ability to heal, restore personal imbalances, and connect with the realms of spirituality. Even today, they are still used around the world during religious rituals and ceremonies. What can we learn from these ancient traditions and practices?
What can I expect?
The first signs of the effects are noticeable within 30 to 60 minutes after intake. The gradual rise has an average timespan of one to two hours before reaching its peak. Most people would experience this as most intense. After a total of four to six hours, the effects are gradually becoming less, whereafter people often look back at it as a remarkable experience.
The effects are globally arranged into five categories:
In response to different factors, multiple perceptual changes can be detected. Color, smell, taste and touch can be experienced more intensely. In some cases, people start to hallucinate, both with the eyes open and with the eyes closed. Geometrical forms and kaleidoscopic structures can be perceived. Next to this, music and other sensory input can be experienced completely altered.
The Magic Truffle can have a strong effect on mood which can take on different forms. Euphoria and ecstasy are no exception, whereas fear and confusion can also be present during the experience. As a rule and most of the time, the current mood is being reinforced.
Time and space can be experienced completely altered. In general, time is considered to be much slower. Minutes can feel like hours and in some cases, time seems to be standing still.
The Magic Truffle can cause a drastic change in the way we think. Unusual crosslinks and associations are being made which can lead to surprising insights, but also to confusion and turmoil. On high dose, change of self-perception can occur. the limits between the self and the environment tents to dissolve and disappear. This is called ego-dissolution or depersonalisation, which is often described as merging with other persons, animals or objects. This could stimulate a feeling of connection and unity. Sometimes even on a spiritual or religious level.
The Magic Truffle can cause a strong body high which is accompanied by feelings of euphoria, weightlessness and slackening of the muscles. A mild increase in heartrate and blood pressure can also occur. Widened pupils, dry mouth, disturbance of balance, nausea and vomiting can take place when consuming Magic Truffles.
Get the most out of your experience
To get a maximum out of your experience, it is important that you are well prepared. It is of the utmost importance that you do not have to worry about anything during the experience. Make sure you are prepared both mentally and physically to be able to surrender yourself completely to the internal journey.
Would you like to know what you can take into account beforehand? We have listed a number of key points to help you prepare for the Psychedelic experience.
Be mindful of your dose
Before use, determine which dosage is appropriate for the desired effects. Don’t consume any food 4 to 6 hours leading up towards intake for optimal effect. The dosage depends on several factors such as physical condition, Truffle strain and the desired effect. A general average looks like this:
From the ancient Aztec tradition
The Aztec Combo
The combination of Psilocybin and Cacao share a long history of traditional and ritual use. The combination has been used by the Aztecs for thousands of years because of their synergistic effects. The history on Psychoactive Mushrooms and Cacao throughout the centuries is mystical, tragic and hopeful at the same time and is essentially a reflection of the socio-cultural development of mankind in general.