Tipón, Choquepata, Perú
This center is open since August 2nd 2015
During ayahuasca ceremonies we use ayahuasca vine, mixed with chacruna. To deepen the ayahuasca experience for those seekers the shamans at Shamanic Vida use yopo. There are other ceremonies during retreats of rapai, kambo frog and wachuma. Everything we use is sustainably sourced and pure plants.
45 minutes from Cusco in a small Peruvian town.
Once a booking is made we arrange to have a driver come and meet the participants in the city center of Cusco
Accommodation and facilities
3 single rooms
3 double rooms
2 dorm rooms
Transfer from airport is available.
Music that is played during session
Icaros sung by the shaman guiding the ceremony along with musical instruments from the jungle and guitar.
Medical and safety
We are equipped to handle minor to mid-level aid for, altitude sickness, minor cuts and bruises, headaches, heart attack prevention, choking, fainting and blood pressure monitoring.
There is a medical questionnaire all must fill out before coming to the retreat.
We are always available after the retreat for consultation and send various documents in regards to integration, also we talk about this before you leave
Ceremonies are an introspective experience and thus for each person entirely different. The shaman helps direct you in where they think you would be better focused during the ceremonies and this may change from ceremony to ceremony.
Many who come to us suffer from depression, anxiety, social disorders, adhd and other common ailments caused by modern society and being disconnected from spirit and nature.
It is important to contact us in regards to physical ailments, ayahuasca, yopo and san pedro have had profound healing affects on some retreat goers who suffered from arthritis, sore limbs, chronic pain, back problems and more.
Addictions to food and sex can often be easily helped with the aid of ceremonies at Shamanic Vida. If addicted to narcotics, after a period of 6 months clean from narcotic substances we are willing to take participants who have had trouble with addictions and recommend their doing an eleven day retreat minimum.
We are helping the shipibo craft artists families living in Pulcallpa and Lima through purchasing of goods at a quality price to help them continue their art and support their families. As a center, we do not allow plastic bottles, this has been a global problem for many years, we ask participants be conscientious of this and travel to all places including Shamanic Vida with a refillable bottle.
The center accommodates private ceremonies with a single participant
Maximum 6 persons per group
Maximum 6 participants per facilitator.
The facilitator stays during session.
Someone who stays sober is present during ceremonies.