“I’m thinking about doing Ayahuasca. That’s gonna be my decision making process – Boxing’s put a bad taste because of what it’s done to me. It’s dangerous, politics, cheating… I still have love for the sport though.” – Deontay Wilder told the Byron Scott Podcast
Ayahuasca is a South American ceremonial spiritual medicine that is used by the indigenous peoples of the Amazon basin. Taking Ayahuasca leads to an altered level of consciousness due to psychoactive substances in the ingredients. Ayahuasca is a plant-based psychedelic
Ayahuasca remains a fringe psychological medicine and some believe it will eventually make its way mainstream in the future. Until recently, you had to travel to South America if you wanted to experiment with Ayahuasca, but now ceremonies can be found all over the world, but first spread out into the United States and Europe. Ayahuasca it is claimed get through the illusion of selfhood. Psychedelics tear down emotional barriers and plug into something bigger than yourself. There are many ways to reach the truth of non-selfhood and these could be through deep spiritual practices such as meditation, prayer, fasting and so on, but some psychedelics such Ayahuasca offer a kind of shortcut.