Review: James Oroc's The New Psychedelic Revolution: The Genesis of the Visionary Age

Review: James Oroc's The New Psychedelic Revolution: The Genesis of the Visionary Age

The language and prose is mature and well-written without sounding unnecessarily complex or overindulgent and the text is inviting and comical, but still manages to be chalked full of substantive information. There truly is something here for anyone who is even remotely interested in psychedelia or the numinous as a result of this.

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A Phenomenological Inventory of Psychedelic Visuals on MDMA: A Personal Essay by Martin W. Ball, Ph.D.

A Phenomenological Inventory of Psychedelic Visuals on MDMA: A Personal Essay by Martin W. Ball, Ph.D.

You’ve probably heard that MDMA is an entactogen, meaning that it gives rise to feelings of oneness, openness, and empathy and connectedness, and that these are the dominant properties of the MDMA experience – so much so that some commentators feel that MDMA should not be classified as a psychedelic. Because of these feeling-related effects, MDMA has been dubbed the “love drug,” and has found a place in PTSD therapy, helping individuals overcome traumatic and emotionally charged experiences.

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The Dude Abides: The Dudely Lama Discusses The Big Lebowski, Dudeism, and The Potential of Future Religions.

The Dude Abides: The Dudely Lama Discusses The Big Lebowski, Dudeism, and The Potential of Future Religions.

Initially viewed as a parody of religion (despite this never being the founder's intention), Dudeism was written off as an American novelty act; The product of obsessive fandom and rampant imagination. These ideals were quickly inverted as the followers of Dudeism were seen to be serious about their newfound devotion to what they believed to be a progressive and transcendent denomination. 

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Interview With Farmer and Healer, Amber Tamm Canty.

Interview With Farmer and Healer, Amber Tamm Canty.

Amber Canty is a farmer and healer from Brooklyn, New York who plans to raise the vibration of the Earth through educational farming. Her work aims to empower her community and the communities in which she works, by eliminating deeply rooted mistreatment of lower income individuals whose main source of nutrition comes from unhealthy, highly processed foods.

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Interview With Anji Bee of Happy Healthy Vegan.

Interview With Anji Bee of Happy Healthy Vegan.

Anji Bee is one half of the YouTube duo, Happy Healthy Vegan. Together with her partner Ryan Lum, they have created a channel dedicated to promoting vegan health. Anji and Ryan have also been creating music under the Lovespirals moniker for over a decade now. With the rise in veganism and new scientific data creeping into the mainstream strata about the validity and long term benefits of a plant-based vegan lifestyle, we are beginning to see more and more people give up animal products and begin a new, cruelty free journey.

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Interview With Forrest Curran, Creator of the Purple Buddha Project.

Interview With Forrest Curran, Creator of the Purple Buddha Project.

Forrest Curran is the creator of the Purple Buddha Project, an online resource for inspirational quotes that highlight the tenets of Buddhist ideology. What began as a Tumblr blog to mitigate his depression during his stint in college, quickly ballooned into a thriving online community.

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