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Meet the Author: Hachumak

Author Bio and Details

Hachumak is a Peruvian Medicine man who lives between Lima, the North Coast, and the Amazon region. In addition to his healing practices, he is working to protect a section of the rainforest and doing research about growing a variety of sacred and medicinal plants. Hachumak is also involved in educational activities about the preservation of the traditional healing arts and the negative impact of incautious shamanic tourism.

Books by Hachumak

Journeying Through the Invisible

The Craft of Healing With, and Beyond, Sacred Plants, as Told by a Peruvian Medicine Man

Book cover image: Journeying Through the Invisible: The Craft of Healing With, and Beyond, Sacred Plants, as Told by a Peruvian Medicine Man

A Peruvian curandero (healer) who runs a small lodge on the banks of the Amazon where he cultivates Ayahuasca vines and other sacred plants explains what shamanism really is, how it works and why, what it is and what is it not. He details how a traditional Ayahuasca ceremony unfolds, step-by-step, when run by an experienced curandero and helps us see that, if approached with the proper sincerity, these ceremonies can heal us of our…  More »