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5 things you should know about Ayahuasca

Ayawasca, Aya, Aioaska or Ayahuasca are different names you hear and see. But what is actually the correct name and where does it come from. How and when to use the "medicine". On the internet there is a lot to read and see so you can find a lot.

But what is the right information about this "medicine". In this article you will find 5 things you should know about Ayahuasca.

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#1 what is now the correct name for this hallucinogenic drink

You come across many variations for this drink. Ayawasca is a common variation how it is written but you also come across Aioaska, Ywaska and other variations. Other names for this drink are Yagé, huasca, Aya, and Caapi.

But what is the official name for this drink? Ayahuasca is the correct written name. Ayahuasca means pendulum plant or vine.

#2 where does ayahuasca come from

Ayahuasca is an ancient medicine originating from the Indian tribes of the Amazon rainforest in South America.

At least 70 indigenous tribes living in the Amazon region are known to consider Ayahuasc