DMT has ratings and reviews. tim said: This is one of the most fascinating books I have ever read. In , Dr. Rick Strassman succeeded in rei. . Strassman, Rick. DMT: the spirit molecule: a doctor’s revolutionary research into the biology of near-death and mystical experiences / Rick Strassman. p. cm. Shop Inner Traditions, Online Bookstore for DMT: The Spirit Molecule by Rick Strassman. Books for the Mind, Body & Spirit since !.
|Published (Last):||22 July 2013|
|PDF File Size:||7.44 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||17.51 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Amazon Splrit Digital Educational Resources. A behind-the-scenes look at the cutting edge of psychedelic research. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Showing of reviews. During the project’s five years, he administered approximately doses of DMT to nearly five dozen human volunteers.
No, I wasn’t looking for a full description about what it’s like to take the drug; I realize that explaining the experience of seeing a color requires a poe Let down by my “high” expectations.
Rick Strassman – Wikipedia
DMT, a plant-derived chemical that is also manufactured by the human brain, consistently produced near-death and mystical experiences. Strassman speaks of how, at first, he dismissed these stories of otherworldly contact, but soon he realized that their occurrence was happening with too many of his patients to be merely coincidence.
Moldcule remarkable exploration of the boundaries of science and consciousness itself. Consciousness and sstrassman Spirits of Nature “Strassman’s important research contributes to a growing awareness that we inhabit a multi-dimensional universe. It throws open the door to worlds beyond our imagination. Later, at birth, the pineal releases more DMT.
The most extensive scientific study of the mental and perceptual effects of a psychedelic drug since the s. This was vitally important in understanding how to control the bleeding process. May 28, Kenan rated it it was amazing.
However, it is well written and accessible enough so that it could be enjoyed by just about anyone who is open-minded and willing to join Strassman on his career-defining adventure into strsasman consciousness and what may lie beyond. Several theories about DMT have aroused these strong reactions. Strassman’s scientific and spiritual reasoning strawsman this book absolutely blew my mind. Previous work on sleep and the pineal gland led him to one of the gland’s psychoactive products.
Strassman was born in Los Angeles, California, in A landmark in reintroducing psychedelic studies. Until then, fundamentalists and evangelicals will continue to try to sweep this kind of research under the rug. Dec 07, No rated it it was amazing.
There stradsman a problem filtering reviews right now. Strassman was trained for 20 years in Zen Buddhism and received lay ordination in a Western Buddhist order, and led a meditation group of the order. One moment we are thinking, moving, molwcule feeling.
What impact did these findings have? For most of us, facing painful feelings is difficult, and DMT can make those feelings easier to confront. A dazzling journey through psychedelic drug experimentation and a tantalizing peek into a new sttassman of how the brain and mind work.
But it must be said, that if you like your science to be peer-reviewed and the well-referenced type, then this may not be for you.
DMT: The Spirit Molecule by Rick Strassman
See all customer images. I don’t know how this book has an over 4 star overall rating. Parts three and four of the book focus on finding volunteers for the study and a synopsis of their experiences. As strassmwn side note it is my view that to propel the very real possibility of global reform of drug policy, recreational users, medical patients requiring such medicine and the professionals involved in the field should form a broad alliance so there can be no distinction between ‘good use’ and ‘bad use’.
Nevertheless, I squirmed as a scientist with Strassmans’ willingness to make speculative claims about how the vague similarities in stories told between different users was perhaps a sign of parallel dimensions, alien encounters, alternative quantum states, etc. Inspired by visions he had seen in his early experiences taking LSD at the beginning of the s, Strassman began studying Buddhism as a young man. I am faintly aware that I am a doctor, but this is not important; family ties, studies, plans, spiriit memories are very remote from me.
I’m reading this book right now, and it’s fascinating.
DMT: The Spirit Molecule
DMT, sort of slirit fast-acting LSD, was used in DEA-approved clinical research at the University of New Mexico between andwhere volunteers repeatedly described experiences similar to near-death and alien abduction reports. DMT continued to become more and more of a mystery and something I really wanted to try.
This is too proximal. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.
Park Street Press January Language: Rico of General Psychiatry. In describing his scientific study of DMT the hallucinogen prominent in many Amazonian psychedelics in a university hospital in the s, the author discusses its chemical properties, the process by which the study was approved, how the study was run in detail, the psychological effects and experiences, and concludes that in itself the drug is not beneficial, but that all depends upon the context in which it is taken and what the person involved brings to the experience.
From toStrassman led a U. Pages with related products. Strassman underwent a four-year personal psychoanalysis in New Rck between and Strassman find a way through the impossibly long and thorny maze of contradicting laws and regulations, but the psychedelic compound he selected for his study was none other than dimethyltyptamine DMTone of the most powerful psychedelics ever known. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
DMT might also play a role in naturally occurring mystical and near-death experiences.