This retreat consists of 7 different techniques that your body and mind need. It is conducted by experienced, specialized Amazonian Shamans, under the special care of spiritual guides and an assistant translator. We provide a trustworthy service that guarantees your absolute safety in the Ayahuasca retreats. (If you want the 1st day take Ayahuasca and the 2nd day San Pedro or as you prefer, this is optional). We suggest doing the entire package of the 7 ancient Inca ceremonies for optimal results. Recommendation: thinking about your comfort, we work to give you the best service. For greater personal security, bring a certificate or doctor’s note indicating your general health. If you do not feel confident about your health, the specialty doctor will do an exam, one day before or the day of the volcanic purgative water intake. (If you have experience with Ayahuasca, your medical examination would no longer be necessary as long as you do not have any risk or heart problem). Read all about it here. contraindications of Ayahuasca.
Medicinal Volcanic Water.– Cleansing water composed of different natural minerals that detoxifies the immune system in general. Cleanses the esophagus, stomach, intestines and makes kidneys eliminate toxic residues, which are expelled orally, urinarily and anally. Preferably drink it one day before beginning the Ayahuasca retreat.
Coca-Leaf Reading.– Used as an oracle, guidance, and to predict the future. The reading of coca leaves allows us a diagnosis and personal counseling. It is important to spot problems, deepen the knowledge of your situation and help with the whole healing process during the Ayahuasca retreat.
Cleansing of Negative Energies.– We open the chakras to free your spirit, and prepare your inside and your outside before the Ayahuasca retreat. We purify and cleanse the negative energies of karma, bad vibrations and spiritual sensations accumulated throughout the body.
AYAHUASCA RETREAT (1).– The Ayahuasca retreat and sessions help to heal the wounds of the soul, to transform your heart and mind through forgiveness. It purifies the blood, allows a deep spiritual, psychological and physical liberation.
SAN PEDRO RETREAT (1).- The San Pedro or Wachuma is the masculine spirit of the Andes. This sacred medicinal plant connects you with the sky and the earth, serves for personal reflection and has a strong healing power, but is softer than the Ayahuasca.
Offering to the Pachamama (Mother Earth).– We ask for improvement on the spiritual, health, love, work, family and more. We pray for life, food, well-being and for the constant generation of life. We thank for everything we have now, the benefits received from medicine and from the forces of the universe.
Flowering Bath.– It helps to activate life, channels and charges us with spiritual cosmic energy, connects with the great spirits of the universe. It attracts magical positive vibrations and energetic powers, brings personal protection against negative energies.
Suggestions and/or recommendations:
– You should take the 8 glasses of volcanic medicinal water preferably one day before beginning the Ayahuasca retreat. Please avoid eating any food 4 hours before drinking volcanic water (otherwise you will throw up everything you have eaten). You will come to take the water to the office of Caisae anytime between 9am to 8pm, (approximate drinking time 1 to 2 hours). In case you do not have time, you can drink the water the first day of the Ayahuasca retreat.
First day.- If you are going to do the 7 ancient techniques we will pick you up at 7:00 a.m. (otherwise at 9:00 a.m.), and we will go to the Retreats Temple located in Patapata, Sacred Valley South. Arriving we will get you alright in your room and then go to start with the Reading of Coca Leaves. We continue with the Energy Cleansing Ritual; it is very important to remove negative energies before taking Ayahuasca. Immediately we continue with the retreat of Ayahuasca or San Pedro, the Master Shaman says his prayers to ask permission to the sacred medicinal plant and from all the forces of the universe so that the Ayahuasca retreat is in balance between you and nature. At the end you will have an organic meal.
Second day.- You will get up early to talk and share your experiences; the Master Shaman will guide you to a clearer understanding of all the visions and messages of the Ayahuasca or Wachuma. Then we continue with the second session of Ayahuasca or San Pedro, then comes the Offering to the Pachamama, thanking and aligning the energies in complete harmony with nature. We finish with the Flowering Bath which serves for protection and personal growth. We return to Cusco at approximately 6:00 p.m. If you wish you can stay overnight at the Retreats Temple, prior coordination with the assistant.
|I. SERVICIO ECONÓMICO. (centro de retiro, dentro de Cusco, 1/2 cuadra Plaza de Armas)|
|BÁSICO: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + Agua Medicinal Volcánica||US$260|
|BÁSICO: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + 5 Técnicas Ancestrales Completas||US$400|
|II.SERVICIO INTERMEDIO. (en el centro de retiro de campo a 1 hora de Cusco Patapata)|
|GRUPAL: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + Agua Medicinal Volcánica||US$385|
|GRUPAL: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + 5 Técnicas Ancestrales Completas||US$520|
|III. SERVICIO PRIVADO (en el centro de retiro de campo a una hora de Cusco Patapata)|
|PRIVADO: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + Agua Medicinal Volcánica||US$485|
|PRIVADO: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + 5 Técnicas Ancestrales Completas||US$625|
|IV. SERVICIO VIP ESPECIAL (en el centro de retiro de campo a 1 hora de Cusco Patapata)|
|VIP: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + Agua Medicinal Volcánica||US$585|
|VIP: 2 Ayahuascas o Wachuma + 5 Técnicas Ancestrales Completas||US$725|
|Different services included:|
- Daily departures 7:00 am, 9:00 am and 5:00 pm. The Ayahuasca retreat is available on the date you choose or schedule.
- Pick up from the shamanic center, round trip from Cusco to the CAISAE Retreats Temple (South Valley-Patapata).
- Accommodation for 1 day and 1 night (available for 1 or 2 people per room) at the Retreats Temple. Special diet.
- 02 takes of Ayahuasca or Wachuma (or 1 of both, remember, it depends on you) and 5 Andean ceremonies. (Total 6 different techniques or ceremonies included).
- Different elements used in the Ayahuasca retreat, offerings used throughout the healing rituals.
- Experienced spiritual teachers (helper, assistant, translator), who speak Quechua, Spanish and English languages for and during the Ayahuasca retreat in Cusco, Peru.
- We allow you to take pictures on different sessions without interruption for personal record through the helper (optional).
- The whole Ayahuasca retreat is carried by 4 different native Shamans of Peru. Andean: from Qeros and Ausangate; Amazonian: from the Ashaninkas, Shipibo or Machiguenga.
- Meetings, consultations (group or individual) and interpretation of visions with the Shaman to share your experiences.
- Andean instrumental music for spiritual relaxation and meditation at the Retreats Temple.
Private Retreat: all the rituals will be completely private.
Private VIP Retreat: all ceremonies are totally private and so are the volcanic water drinking and transport. You will have 1 spacious and fully furnished room of 50 m2, with private bathroom inside heating and hot water.
In the case of private retreats everything is independent, nobody will join any of the ceremonies.
The maximum retreat group is 6 participants; if the group exceeds 6 participants there will be 2 shamans to conduct the Ayahuasca sessions.
We have capacity for a group of 30 people inside the 1200 m2, but we consider an extra group up to 12 participants in each of the different temples.
|Contraindications of Ayahuasca and prevention for the taking of the sacred brew|
We are very professional with our retreats, offering an excellent team. We give basic health advice when you need it; commits a cardiologist, psychologist, general practitioner to attend any emergency, experienced Andean and Amazonian specialty Shamans, assistants or spiritual guides who are responsible for your personal care. For greater safety we have the services of a clinic 24 hours a day and also a basic set of emergency medical equipment. We have extensive experience operating for more than 20 years and the safety and physical integrity of each patient is always our top priority. We recommend that you bring a certificate from your doctor stating the good condition of your heart and also adequate mental health. If your health is not the required, our specialty doctor will do an exam, one day before or the same day of detoxification with the purgative volcanic water. This exam has an additional cost of US $ 50.00.
Information prior to taking Ayahuasca, Wachuma (San Pedro): not taking Ayahuasca or Wachuma is advised to all those people who present these symptoms as they may have complications health complications. We will detail the problems or risks that may occur, which are the responsibility of the patient.
|Ayahuasca risks and who should not take Ayahuasca|
Any type of pills or drugs.- It is forbidden to take medicines, contraceptives, vitamins and supplements (including St. John’s wort, marijuana, others), at least three days before and during the retreat, because it would be a serious risk for health. If this is your case, you will not be able to do the Ayahuasca ceremony, in order to protect your well-being. Patients dependent on any type of medicine prescribed by a doctor: in this case before consuming Ayahuasca you should consult your specialty doctor, to interrupt your medication, please talk to your doctor before doing the retreat. You should not use medications such as pills, injections of any kind, contraceptives, thyroid prescription and other medications not mentioned.
Health risk and conditions.- We are not a health center or hospital, we do not have the equipment to handle an emergency logistics in case your health is serious. The Retreats Temple where we practice the rituals of Ayahuasca is 35 minutes from the nearest hospital. We won’t be responsible for your personal negligence. You must inform us of any health problems before making your reservation. Customers who can not consume Ayahuasca or Wachuma (San Pedro), may choose other ancient rituals such as reading of coca leaves, ritual cleansing of negative energies, flowering bath, offerings to Mother Earth or others. We avoid possible risks of integral physical health.
Heart problems.- If you suffer from heart issues, tachycardia, murmur, pacemaker, surgery or others, you can not take Ayahuasca (we watch over your health, to avoid problems). If you are in treatment with medicines or serious health problems, infectious disease or contagion, avoid doing Ayahuasca. If you are a consumer and have used cocaine 1 day before taking Ayahuasca, it would cause your death through a cardiac arrest, or in the best case it would give you a stroke. Please do not lie, your life comes first, let us know to avoid problems and setbacks before drinking Wachuma or Ayahuasca. When you complete your 3 day diet and our indications you will not have any problem when taking Ayahuasca
Low or high blood pressure.- Those who suffer from high or low blood pressure, schizophrenia, various health conditions, disorders or any vulnerable condition previous diagnosis; advanced diabetes and risk pregnancy. If you use nervous system inhibitor or anti-psychotics. Epilepsy, embolism, serious cancer and other diseases can not take Ayahuasca or Wachuma.
Mental illness.- If you are in treatment of mental illness you should ask your doctor, he must authorize the consumption of San Pedro or Ayahuasca. You should be aware that you will stop taking all types of medications, contraceptives or treatment that alters your mental stability, at least 3 to 7 days before the ritual.
Sensitivity to tobacco.- Please consider the organic tobacco that the Master Shaman uses in the ceremony is an integral part of the treatment and frequently used by the Shamans during the Ayahuasca ritual. If you have allergies or are hypersensitive to tobacco smoke, you should inform before making your reservation or trip to the shamanic center. Otherwise request private service of Ayahuasca and the Shaman will not use tobacco. The acceptance of the Master and the technique.- The clients must be prepared and willing to obey the rules throughout the ritual of the retreat. The instructions of the Master Shaman must be respected, as well as the rules of discipline and practice, without omitting any part of the instructions. The acceptance of the healing must be oriented to discernment and understanding, not based on blind submission. The client only comes to work all their vulnerable areas with diligence and precision, for this he must have confidence in himself. Trust is in the Master and technique is fundamental to the success of the spiritual retreat. We recommend prevention before taking Ayahuasca, take the contraindications of Ayahuasca very seriously.
Those who can’t take Ayahuasca:
- Pregnant women, individuals with heart problems, epileptics, children younger than 14 years are forbidden to take Ayahuasca. As an
alternative, the Andean ceremonies can be offered.
Ayahuasca Diet Recommendations
Restrictions and Recommendations, Ayahuasca restrictions, Ayahuasca recommendations. The foods we should eat are beans, vegetarian meals, fruits and other organic natural products, very low in salt and sugar. No food that has any kind of chemicals, or meat from animals that contain toxins by injections of hormones, proteins or others.
Items you can bring to the Retreat:
- A 2 liter water bottle
- Two rolls of toilet paper
- Raincoat or rain poncho
- Walking Shoes or Boots
- Photographic camera
- Backpack. Lantern
- Extra winter clothing
- If you are going to return to Cusco, it is best to store your luggage at your hotel, only bring needed items and enough clothing for the duration of your retreat
- If you do not have a hotel booked for your return to Cusco, your luggage can be stored in our office or you can take it to the retreat center.