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Plant Medicine of the Amazon | Uña de gato (Cat’s Claw)

Plant Medicine of the Amazon | Uña de gato (Cat’s Claw)

Plant Medicine of the Amazon | Uña de gato (Cat’s Claw) Uña de gato (Cat’s Claw) is a large tropical woody vine indigenous to the Amazon Rainforest. The inner bark of the vine and the roots has been used in the Amazon for generations to…

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Medicine for the Soul | Plant Spirit Medicine of the Amazon

Medicine for the Soul | Plant Spirit Medicine of the Amazon

Medicine for the Soul | Plant Spirit Medicine of the Amazon Article first published in Sacred Hoop Magazine Issue 41 2003. In the Amazonian tradition working with planta maestras (teacher plants) is known as the Diet. The working can be seen as a conscious body…

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