Robert Gordon Wasson (September 22, – December 23, ) was an American author, . Wasson, R. Gordon. Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality. Soma, Divine Mushroom of Immortality In , Gordon Wasson put forth the concept that this mushroom was the “plant” that was referred to as Soma, in his. Compre o livro Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality, na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e por Robert Gordon Wasson (Autor).

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Researcher Jan Irvin alleged a possible conflict of interest between Wasson’s work as a publicist for J.

Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality

Be cautious if you desire to eat the red mushroom. The author argues that the mushroom played no role in the development of the Celtic peoples and among the Germans.

This page was last edited on 25 Novemberat Sarge rated it it was amazing Oct 10, The author also discusses the role of the fly agaric as the “haoma” mentioned in the Zend Avesta of Zoroaster. Marcus rated it it was amazing Apr 12, Lead chemical symbol Pb – plumbum is the source of the word plumber. The author shows evidence in the form of “roots, leaves, blossoms, and seeds of soma”, all referring to aspects of the divine mushroom. Alexander Pico rated it it was amazing Aug 23, Fremont, Pathmarker of the West.

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Sam rated it really liked it Jan 30, You will go to sleep, then awaken out of your body. Investigations are still going on til this day. Their Sacred, Healing, and Hallucinogenic Powers. Wasson has aroused considerable attention in learned circles and beyond by advancing and divibe the thesis that Soma was a hallucinogenic mushroom – none other than the Amanita muscaria, the fly-agaric that until recent times was the center of shamanic rites among the Siberian and Uralic tribesmen.


Wasson also was to undergo a hallucinatory experience with a shaman in Mexico leading to his writing about the role so,a the hallucinogenic mushroom in Mesoamerica. As early asWasson had been attempting to influence historians Allan Nevins and Charles McLean Ikmortality regarding Morgan’s role in the affair, and then he used Nevins’ report [8] as a reference for his own book on the topic.

The magic mushroom of the fairy tales as the most plausible candidate for Soma Bryan rated it really liked it Mar 24, Norm Sohl rated it really liked it Mar 07, In addition, while presenting a picture of an early Christian fresco depicting a “mushroom tree” in the Garden of Eden, the author argues that this is not the hallucinogenic mushroom and that the early Christians were not a mushroom cult.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is terrifying, but you will meet others Return to Book Page. Reindeer love the mushroom and can smell it in the urine so if you pee it attracts them, and they eat the yellow snow to get high. Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes. What I find interesting is how the mushroom in question was used by Nintendo to be the “super mushroom” power up in the video game Super Mario Bros.

The mushrooms can be considered gifts. Leia mais Leia menos. Mexican-Indian plant Salvia is also in that category generally, as some states have recently banned it these past few recent years, similar to what was happening with “kratom”, which is known for being able to mediate or mitigate addictive characteristics or physiological symptoms.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Prior to his work on soma, theologians had interpreted the Vedic and Magian practices imnortality have been based on alcoholic beverages that produced inebriation.

Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality by R. Gordon Wasson

This mushroom makes LSD look like a candle in the sun. Bob rated it really liked it Dec 11, This book also discusses the role of the fly agaric in Europe, Eurasia, and Siberia among the shamans there. Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World: Sabina let him take her picture on the condition that he keep it private, but Wasson nonetheless published the photo along with Sabina’s name and the name of the community where she lived.

Fale com a Editora! Several of his books were self-published in illustrated, limited editions that have never been reprinted. Linda rated it really liked it Feb 02, In MayLife magazine published an article titled ” Seeking the Magic Divvine “, which introduced psychoactive mushrooms to a wide audience for the first time. In his presentation he throws fascinating light on the role of mushrooms in religious ritual.