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caa·pi

(ka'pē),
A hallucinogenic preparation obtained from Banisteria caapi (family Malpighaceae), a South American jungle vine; contains harmine and other psychotomimetic principles.
Synonym(s): ayahuasca

ayahuasca

(ī′yə-wä′skə, ä′yə-)
n.
A hallucinogenic brew made from the bark and stems of a tropical South American vine of the genus Banisteriopsis, especially B. caapi, mixed with other psychotropic plants, used especially in shamanistic rituals by certain Amazonian Indian peoples.

ayahuasca

A psychedelic brew used by native tribes of South America in traditional spiritual ceremonies. Moclobemide serves a similar purpose as the harmala alkaloids; it has been used in modern synthetic recapitulations of the Ayahuasca ritual, and such a mixture, in which a synthetic MAOI is used in conjunction with DMT, is referred to as "Pharmahuasca".

ayahuasca

(a″yă-wos′kă) [Sp. ayahuasca fr Quechua aya, spirit + huasca, waska, vine]
Any of several psychotropic brews consumed by indigenous peoples of South America in shamanistic ceremonies. The drinks are teas made from a variety of plants rich in harmaline alkaloids and other hallucinogens.
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"El uso ritual de Yaje: patrimonializacion y consumo en debate".
The mang consumed to secure the visions of that third-century classic of Zoroastrian literature, the Book of Arda Wiraz, probably contained some of the same chemicals found in the Amazonian jungle vine Banisteriopsis (or yaje), used by Amerindians for the clairvoyant detection of criminal activities, as well as for seeing jaguars.
My friend Yaje and his mom would go to these retreats in New Jersey.
Yaje Popson and Joey Guevara are the first new signature stick holders since the big shakedown, both of whom earned their stripes through serious time in the streets.