peyote


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Synonyms for peyote

the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons

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Desde epocas prehispanicas, los indigenas han considerado el peyote como una planta divina que les confiere la posibilidad de curar enfermedades, tener buenas cosechas, predecir el futuro y ser valeroso en las batallas, ademas de transferirles poderes telepaticos.
It is essentially this attitude that Peyote brings with it to the Middle East.
Lisa Peterson, DIRECTION: We always considered the peyote scene the theatrical climax of the play, and I think the folks at the Taper wondered if it would work.
at 890 ("It is therefore not surprising that a number of States have made an exception to their drug laws for sacramental peyote use.
En este trabajo se demostrara que el panel de arte rupestre del yacimiento de "White Shaman" (un toponimo desafortunado) es una secuencia mitologico-historica que, ademas de prescribir la caceria ritual del peyote, presenta una cosmogonia que narra el nacimiento de los dioses, el establecimiento de las estaciones y la creacion del cosmos.
It was about a month before her due date when Hattie and her father told me that she planned to drink peyote tea while she was in labor.
Y de nuevo, pasado un siglo mas, Lumholtz (1904) dedica todo el capitulo XIX de su "Mexico desconocido" al culto de las plantas, y mas concretamente al del jiculi o peyote, planta sagrada para los raramuri, como el resto de los seres animados, que tienen alma segun su tradicion.
An interesting feature of the tetrahydroisoquinoline alkaloids of peyote is the existence of a methylenedioxy substituent on the aromatic ring, in contrast to the three methoxy groups in mescaline.
The last four chapters describe legal aspects of medical use, including the legal bases for religious peyote use and the Supreme Court and UDV-US Government case on ayahuasca.
Temple 420's tenets stem from Rubin's Jewish childhood, conversion to Christianity and experience taking peyote in American-Indian sweat lodges.
ANSWERS: 1 Bratislava; 2 Major-General William Slim; 3 Tetrahedron; 4 The eye; 5 Wilfred Owen; 6 The breast, especially the part next to the ribs; 7 Closer; 8 The peyote cactus; 9 Mites; 10 Dian Fossey.
He said: "We are selling peyote cacti for between EUR80 to EUR140.
Did someone slip some peyote into my coffee this morning?
Tests revealed the small spiky plant was a native Mexican cactus called Peyote, which used to be taken by native American Indians for religious rituals.