Ayahuasca: in Quechua aya = dead; huasca = rope or cord; etymologically means dead rope, thus Ayahuasca in the worldview of the Andean peoples is the way in which the spirit leaves the body without it, is dead. It is a plant that is used to help people remove themselves harmful habits, detoxification and addictions. It can also be an effective therapy in the field of psychiatry and psychology for treating depression, anxiety, personality disorders, schizophrenia and also helps the self. It is regarded in Europe as a drug but thousands of rusting such non addicts come to Peru to experience it physically and psychologically treated.
Ayahasca in the World