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The notion of cure in the Brazilian ayahuasca religions - Sandra Lucia Goulart

The notion of cure in the Brazilian ayahuasca religions - Sandra Lucia Goulart

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This article discusses concepts and practices of healingin Brazilian religions which have in common the use of apsychoactive beverage mainly known by the names of Daime,Vegetal and Ayahuasca. These religions are elaborated from thesame set of cultural traditions which nonetheless unfolds indifferent ways. All of them originate in the Brazilian Amazonregion and in some cases, these processes expand to other parts of Brazil and abroad. We compare here the ways in which the healingis experienced and explained in these religions, emphasizing therepresentations concerning this beverage used in all of them. Thecase of these religions points to the complexity of the relationbetween both scientific and religious medicines.
This article discusses concepts and practices of healingin Brazilian religions which have in common the use of apsychoactive beverage mainly known by the names of Daime,Vegetal and Ayahuasca. These religions are elaborated from thesame set of cultural traditions which nonetheless unfolds indifferent ways. All of them originate in the Brazilian Amazonregion and in some cases, these processes expand to other parts of Brazil and abroad. We compare here the ways in which the healingis experienced and explained in these religions, emphasizing therepresentations concerning this beverage used in all of them. Thecase of these religions points to the complexity of the relationbetween both scientific and religious medicines.

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Published by: jeronimo m.m. on Aug 13, 2011
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