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From shadows to light – Metsa’s autobiography video

Metsa introduces us to his book, soon available in english. A testimony about his adventurous and alternative life. This is the tenth and last of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explained the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero – a ...

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Ayahuasca mainstream – Metsa talk pros and cons of the practice booming video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, analizes how Ayahuasca is growing in our society, what are the dangers and how we could all benefit from this. This is the ninth of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is ...

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Collective consciousness and our need for it, according to Metsa video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, talks about the need in our society to rediscover our roots, and our connection with nature through meditation. This is the eighth of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero ...

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Everything is connected – Consciousness in a cultural context video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, weighs in on psychedelics and consciousness in a cultural context; how it is evolving and how we are evolving with it. This is the seventh of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), ...

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Energetic blockage – Metsa on westerners as patients video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, underlines how our cultural imprinting as westerners can affect negatively our experience with ayahuasca and the healer. This is the sixth of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero ...

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Facing darkness – Metsa on the delicate relation with patients. video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, Talks about the difficulty for a curandero to separate the relationship with a patient in ceremonies and outside ceremonies, and the responsibilities related to it. This is the fifth of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as ...

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Ayahuasca helps me take a picture – Metsa on the content of ceremonies. video

Francois demange, a.k.a. Metsa, explains how a healer uses Ayahuasca during ceremonies. This is the fourth of a 10 Questions interview with Francois. An interview in which he explains the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero – a healer – who has studied Vegetalismo ...

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No food nor sex for a year? – The tough discipline of “The diet”. video

François Demange, a.k.a. Metsa, talks about the tough discipline needed for a healer to be able to cure others. This is the third of a 10 Questions interview with Francois, in which he will explain the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero – a healer – ...

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Between Two Worlds – Metsa on the cultural shock of living the Vegetalismo life video

François Demange, a.k.a. Metsa, explains the differences between our cultural imprinting and the environment he found himself in when he joined the Shipibo and the Quechua Lamista people. This is the second of a 10 Questions interview with Francois, in which he will explain the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue ...

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The french bourgeois who became a shaman – get to know Francois Demange video

Get to know Francois Demange and his path to Ayahuasca and the culture of Peruvian Vegetalismo. This is the first of a 10 Questions interview with Francois, in which he will explain the practices behind healing with plants, and the challenges of a life as a westerner shaman. Vegetalismo is “a term used to refer to a practice of mestizo shamanism in the Amazonic provinces of Peru in which the shamans – known as vegetalistas – gain their knowledge and power to cure from the vegetables, or plants of the region. Many receive their knowledge from ingesting the hallucinogenic, emetic brew ayahuasca.” Francois Demange, also known as Metsa Niwue (his shamanic name), is a curandero – a healer – who ...

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