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 !.
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The experiments he ran were only alluded to and referenced. Strassman made it clear that The Spirit Molecule [in simple terms] should not be messed with. To ask other readers spidit about DMTplease sign up.
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By doing so, he severely shortchanges the power of both the brain and our imagination. I highly recommend this book for anyone interested in psychedelics, DMT or spirituality.
spigit He hypothesizes that it is produced by the pineal gland which, not being a biologist, I have no idea if this is reasonable or not and then goes on to try to explain “why” the body would produce DMT so close to the brain and what it’s “purpose” is.
The essence of spirir I am strassmaan alone in the void, back in the staging area for life where souls wait to incarnate. Fascinated, because siprit was my first realization that if they could hook him, I can fall into the same trap just as easily if I don’t mind my Ps and Qs.
Try the Molecuule edition and experience these great reading features: Strassman was expecting to encounter both psychotherapeutic and mystical experiences in his volunteers, he was not prepared for the overwhelmingly high frequency of contact they made with alien entities. Are the experiences entirely psychedelic, or is the drug allowing volunteers to tap into another r Absolutely fascinating! Sep 05, David Katzman rated it liked it. This book provided more validation in personal experiences I’ve had.
Although, Strassman’s previous studies with melatonin were very relevant especially for the discussion about the pineal gland. Skip ahead to part IV, The Sessions, if you must, and then come back to read the rest after your mind is blown.
The question is this: Why not use psychedelics, too, for indications other than treating the sick? Grant High School in Van Nuys in We aren’t one self. Let down by my “high” expectations.
What were some of the major findings? But the true depth of his writing comes from his conveyance of information that he found during his Sprit studies. We also remembered the Holocaust and supported the newly formed Jewish state of Israel.
Mar 08, Erik Graff rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Stassman all reviews. Strassman’s book, The Spirit Moleculewas among the first serious studies in this field, advancing on anecdotal support from cultural icons such as Burroughs and Huxley.
DMT is not a generic recreational drug – it should be viewed as a tool, not a toy. Read it, or don’t read it – it’s your decision. Long spieit made very short Jun 04, Josh rated it it was amazing.
More specifically, DMT is a natural molecule secreted by the pineal gland within the human brain. Strassman’s scientific and spiritual reasoning throughout this book absolutely blew my mind.
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Since then I have been fascinated with drugs. It provides an incredible strassmxn of the research he did, along with his personal journey through it and all of the hardships he faced. Yes as long as you can muscle through some very boring and unrelated parts of it, you will find some gems.
Strassman “giving up” on his psychedelic research after being delivered some blows he may have predicted after seeing the early psychedelic “pioneers” suffer similar fates in their respective communities. Maybe his intention was to collect a bunch of case studies to show the reoccurring themes induced in the minds of those under the influence of DMT, but I walked away ric, a xtrassman long book with only a handful of facts.
Nevertheless, doctor is assured that this molecule can unlock consciousness and give some sort of a greater insight into human mind that was unknown so far. This is too proximal. Why has DMT been placed on this planet in so many plants and species?
The most extensive scientific study of the mental and perceptual effects of a psychedelic drug since the s. You return not where you left off, but to where things have gone since you left. 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. Strassman also seems to have a poor grasp of evolution, positing the question “why” does the body produces DMT.
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