Archive | February, 2007

Calea Zacatechichi: Smoking, Drinking, and Encapsulating the Dream Herb

18 Feb

Calea Zacatechichi gets quite a bit of attention from lucid dreamers. For good reason too: rumor has it that by smoking or drinking tea made from its leaves, you can experience extremely vivid dreams and hopefully – especially – have lucid dreams. Here’s a good definition lifted from the Wikipedia entry for dream herb: “Calea […]

Bi-Weekly Dream Report #2: Dream Signs, Lucid Dreaming, Calea Zacatechichi

10 Feb

Dream Signs The last weeks I’ve been searching to discover what my dream signs are. By reviewing my dream journals and paying attention to my current nightly dreams, I’ve come up with a thorough description of my personal dream signs. What are dream signs? Basically this term refers to dream elements that reoccur throughout many […]

The Astonishing Hypothesis

8 Feb

Try to wrap your mind around this: “The Astonishing Hypothesis is that “You,” your joys and your sorrows, your memories and your ambitions, your sense of personal identity and free will, are in fact no more than the behavior of a vast assembly of nerve cells and their associated molecules.” Francis Crick Can our sense […]

Shaman Journeys into the Dreamtime : An Interview with Juan from Dream Magick (part 2 of 2)

6 Feb

Sorry, this interview is no longer available. You would probably enjoy reading the following posts though: The Shaman’s Dreamtime – My Diet with Ajo Sacha Tea (Introduction) The Shaman’s Dreamtime, My Diet with Ajo Sacha – full report Chacruna Report by Juan from DreamMagick They’re awesome. I promise.

Science & Religion: having my cake and eating it, too…

5 Feb

Can you guess where the quote below comes from? I’ll give you a hint: he’s a famous religious figure. “Given that one of the primary characteristics of consciousness is its subjective and experiential nature, any systematic study of it must adopt a method that will give access to the dimensions of subjectivity and experience. A […]