The Sacred Mushroom has 33 ratings and 3 reviews. Peter A. Lio said: Of interest for sureThis is a very well-written and in some ways historical book. THE SACRED MUSHROOM: Key to the Door of Eternity by Andrija Puharich Dr . Puharich, who had been investigating extra-sensory perception in his Maine. Andrija Puharich (February 19, – January 3, ) — born Henry Karel Puharić — was a One of his books is The Sacred Mushroom: Key to the Door of Eternity, describes his work with psychics. In the s, Puharich claimed he had .

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Joyce And Company Published: Nearly fine copy in worn dust jacket. Mumus rated it it was amazing Dec 19, Chris Mac rated it it was amazing Jul 30, Chapter 2 “Early Life and Adolescent”. At home Karel’s parents always called him “Andrija,” which apparently wasn’t his name at birth but just his parents’ nickname for him. He also claimed the beam was responsible for climatic disturbances, earthquakesLegionnaires’ disease and violent riots. More than just a particularly gifted psychic, Geller was an ambassador sent by extraterrestrials from a spaceship called Spectra located some fifty-three thousands light years away to prepare Earthlings for the conquest of their planet.

That said, it must also be remembered that Puharich worked for the military, and that his work with Geller prompted Colin Wilson to declare that Puharich appeared to have gone ‘mildly insane’ when he wrote about the result. I read this years ago.

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Ben rated it liked it Sep 24, Read more Read less. There are some puzzles in here and it was fascinating to watch Puharich struggle with some big ideas. Violator rated it liked it Jul 30, Still, amidst the clairvoyant claims upon which too much rests, this book offers some tidbits about the use of psychoactive mushrooms, particularly fl Puharich, a graduate of Northwestern’s medical school, a doctor of internal medicine and the holder of many patents pertaining to audiology, devoted much of his life to the investigation, more and less scientific, of paranormal claims.


Jennifer rated it really liked it Mar 08, Since the dawn of history, man has attempted to relate the seen and the unseen worlds. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Puharich has written a brilliant summary of the role of the sacred mushroom in history, myth, and religious experience.

Sign In Register Help Cart. Rebecca Alban Hoffberger divorced Bep Hermans. In recent years the “sacred mushroom” has become the object of intensive scientific observation, resulting in many exciting and often baffling discoveries. When in a state of normal consciousness, Harry Stone can neither speak ancient or modern Egyptian anrdija write hieroglyphics, but he does both when in trance–as Ra ho Tep.

Bonnie Warfield rated it it was amazing Dec 18, There was a problem adding your email address. Trout Replica rated it liked it Feb 15, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The Secret History of Hallucinogens in Christianity. He earned an undergraduate degree in philosophy and pre-medicine in and received his M.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. A study of the nature and origins of Christianity within the fertility cults of the ancient Near East. Gordon Wasson, co-author of Mushrooms, Russia and History, the study of the mushroom cult is revealed in its provocative ramifications — a clue to ancient religious, medical, and funereal procedures, an indication of the plausibility of transmigration xndrija one or another form, and a general argument as to the plausibility of psychic phenomena.

Key to the Door of Eternity.

Two of the most famous of Puharich’s plus patents were devices that assist hearing: Andrija Puharich, an American physician with impeccable credentials in medical research and a reputation as a somewhat credulous investigator of paranormal matters. The psychologist Christopher Evans who reviewed the book in the New Scientistwrote that although Puharich believed in every word he had written, the book was credulous and “those fans of Geller’s who might have mmushroom to have used the book as ammunition to impress the sceptics.


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Dennis W Solomon rated it liked it Apr 17, Umshroom a customer review. Set up a giveaway. No Reviews are Available. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Of interest for sure This is a very well-written and in some ways historical book. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

All of this 2 years before Wasson published his groundbreaking article in Life magazine which introduced ‘magic’ mushrooms to the Western world. The book describes in vivid detail Puharich’s extraordinary association with Harry Stone, a young sculptor of unusually acute extrasensory perception, who on a number of occasions spontaneously went into a deep trance state and then began to speak and write in the ancient Egyptian language.

The Sacred Mushroom: Key to the Door of Eternity by Andrija Puharich

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