Sinicuichi (Sun Opener)
This plant is called Sinicuichi (or Sun Opener) by the Aztecs and is still used by Mexican shamans as a trance divination catalyst. They regard it as a sacred herb, enabling vivid recall of past distant events. Some users even report the remembrance of pre-birth events!
Often causes a yellowing of the vision and altered acoustic perception. May induce feelings of calmness and unity. Slows heartbeat, relaxes muscles, reduces blood pressure.
Contents: Sinicuichi - Sun Opener (Heimia salicifolia)
Preparation: The traditional method of preparation is to let it ferment in water in the sun for 24 hours before ingestion. In Aztec legend it is said that during the solar fermentation process of preparation, the knowledge of the sun is embedded into the potion, creating the Elixir of the Sun.
May be smoked
Organic Status: Australian certified before repackaging, or wild harvested where possible.
Packaging: Home compostable, reusable zip lock pouch
Caution: Smoking is harmful
For specific herb contraindications, see our detailed herb information site.
Happy Herb Co provides referenced information for educational purposes only, and does not make any therapeutic claims for any of their products.
Please seek advice from a healthcare provider if you wish to use herbs for therapeutic purposes.