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18 June 2019

Italo-Latin American Congress of Ethnomedicine

Matteo Politi will represent the Takiwasi Center during the XXVIII Italo-Latin American Congress of Ethnomedicine, which will take place at La Habana Convention Center, Cuba, from September 16 to 20, 2019.


10 June 2019

Delegation of the Norwegian government visited San Martin to learn about progress fight against deforestation

As part of the tour in Alto Mayo, they met the Awajún indigenous community of Shampuyacu where they visited the Bosque de las Nuwas, an initiative for economic development in harmony with indigenous culture and conservation, promoted by the women of the Shampuyacu community together with the Takiwasi Laboratory and Conservation International Peru. As a result of this initiative, a line of infusions will soon be launched on the market that highlights the identity of the indigenous woman and her knowledge of the Amazonian medicinal plants.


05 June 2019

Interview with the indigenous leader Santiago Manuin

Ten years after the Baguazo, we propose again this interview to the indigenous leader Santiago Manuin, conducted by Dr. Jacques Mabit, where topics such as the role of plants in the personal and spiritual life of people and the interest of Westerners towards traditional medicine Amazonian are discussed. Image, sound and edition: Ricardo D'Aguiar.


21 May 2019

Takiwasi at the World Ayahuasca Conference 2019

The Takiwasi Center will be represented by a delegation of researchers during the third World Ayahuasca Conference to be held in Girona, Spain, from May 31 to June 2. Among them Dr. Jacques Mabit, founding president of the center, and Matteo Politi, scientific director.


15 May 2019

Conscious Ambassadors Retreat

Conscious Ambassadors Retreat has partnered with the Takiwasi Center to offer a thoroughly designed 7-day retreat accompanied by the intake of Amazonian medicinal plants. Using traditional and modern healing disciplines, the CAR process offers an encouraging, responsible and safe environment for anyone who wish to engage in an authentic quest on their life. This search implies deep work on the body, emotions, mind and also spirit, through techniques and methods of cleansing, purification, regeneration and harmonization.