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Ep 86 - Psychedelic Christmas Awakening With Shonagh Home & Niles Heckman | Astrological Roots, Corporate takeover

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We’re losing our identity in the American corporate culture. It’s very important for us to look into our roots and call back our older rituals.
— Shonagh Home

Discover the psychedelic origins of Christmas and see through the facade of corporate manipulation to truly awaken this Christmas!

Shonagh Home is a shamanic therapist, teacher, author and poet. Shonagh holds the feminine voice for the reverent use of the sacred mushroom, authoring a book on the subject titled, 'Love and Spirit Medicine'. 

Niles Heckman is the director of the documentary series Shamans Of The Global Village. He is also a filmmaker and street photographer with a background creating visuals for high-end commercials, games cinematics, and Hollywood. 

Show Notes

  • What is Christmas?
  • Mainstream narrative of Christmas
  • Paganism
  • The days of the week and its meanings
  • Remembering our past
  • The corporate takeover of Christmas
  • The Great Depression and its effects on modern day consumerism
  • Edward Bernays
  • Astrological aspects of Christmas
  • The significance of the winter solstice
  • The anthropomorphism of nature
  • Mushrooms & Mankind
  • Knowing your astrological perspective
  • Who is Santa Claus?
  • Amanita muscaria
  • Mycorrhizal symbiosis
  • Entheogen, the divine within
  • John Marco Allegro
  • The Sacred Mushroom Of The Cross
  • Shamans of Siberia
  • Does it make sense to pass psychedelic particles through urine?
  • Flying reindeer and Rudolph's red nose
  • Christmas stockings
  • When did western culture adopt the Christmas traditions of today?
  • Who are the people keeping the true story of Christmas from the public?
  • Invitation of the tree spirits of spring
  • Capitalism and its influence of mindset
  • Reclaiming your ancestral rituals
  • Etymology of words
  • Decisions between consumerism or withholding

    Continued in our PLUS+ Extension:
     
  • Triple crown of commerce
  • Christmas consumerism dilemma
  • Recognizing seductions
  • Knowing thyself
  • Collectivism and individualism
  • Educating the self
  • Recognizing your spiritual journey
  • Why ask ourselves the hard questions to ascend if we're only here for a limited time?
  • Things you can do start ascending
  • Targets of corporations
  • Seeing through the the artificial overlay on nature
  • Steeped in WiFi, and harmful signals
  • Bypassing the corporate hack and seeing clearly
  • Begin the journey to awaken from the illusions of our surroundings
  • Education through learning from wise elders
  • Process of growth and learning
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Ep 12 - Matt Toussaint's Shamanic Evolution

The real learning, the real transformation comes in the day when you are not drinking ayahuasca, and that’s where the lessons for me have been most profound.
— Matt Toussaint

Shaman apprentice Matt Toussaint from Blue Morpho joins the Psychedelic Milk podcast to talk about shamanic evolution, the nature of consciousness, and the shamanic origins of Santa Claus. 

  • Shaman apprentice at Blue Morpho retreats
  • Modern Shamanism
  • Musical artist
  • Currently in Peru

Show Notes

  • Matt's origins
  • Experience with LSD
  • Message from the spirits
  • Transcendental experience vs watching cartoons
  • Interaction with spirits
  • Navigating the medicine space
  • Another day at the office working with ayahuasca
  • Sense of bonding and community in Blue Morpho
  • San Pedro 
  • Astrology
  • Sacred geometry
  • Shamanic Christmas story
  • Modern shamanism
  • Ayahuasca is the mainstream media
  • Future plans for Matt

Related Links:

Shamanic Evolution 
Blue Morpho 
Shamanix 

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EP 2 - Defragging Your Consciousness with Maestro Shaman Hamilton Souther (Includes Guided Meditation)

Maestro Shaman Hamilton Souther
My path was a visionary path, a path of awakening. A deeper connection to the unseen.
— Hamilton Souther

On this episode of the Psychedelic Milk podcast, we welcome Hamilton Souther!

  • Maestro ayahuasca shaman
  • Visionary leader, humanitarian 
  • Originally from the United States
  • Spent 12 straight years in the Amazon jungles of Peru
  • Taken ayahuasca over 1200 times
  • Master of consciousness
  • Founder of Blue Morpho Foundation, Peru's leading ayahuasca retreat center
  • Founder of Activated Balanced Consciousness

Show Notes

  • Skeptical, fearful, doubting when first heading to Peru for the first time
  • Discovery of new life path via visions
  • How shamans are chosen traditionally in tribes
  • Icaro and it's trinity
  • Hamilton's own icaro
  • How are spirits perceived in the Amazon
  • Role of imagination
  • Santa Claus
  • Learning the concept of "You are you."
  • Hamilton's very first ayahuasca ceremony
  • Amazonian tribes' psychic wars, dark arts
  • Head spirit of ayahuasca
  • Activated Balanced Consciousness
  • How to improve our society and fix our issues
  • Hamilton's new show Transcendence 
  • Short meditation/visualization, hint of Activated Balanced Consciousness 

Related Links:
Hamilton Souther
Blue Morpho Foundation
Blue Morpho Tours
Activated Balanced Consciousness
Transcendence Show

Sponsors & Affiliates

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