While it’s doubtful that any movie will ever be quite as impactful as a deep psychedelic journey, Rak Razam’s new documentary Aya: Awakenings comes incredibly close. Adapted from Rak’s 2009 book “Aya: A Shamanic Journey,” it chronicles the Australian journalist’s uncanny experiences with ayahuasca and DMT in South America....
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Hello and welcome to my site. My name’s Rak Razam and I’m a mythic storyteller: a screenwriter, author, journalist, filmmaker and public speaker. I’ve been seeking the Mystery in one shape of another all my adult life. What is the Mystery? You could say it’s why we’re here. Who we are. And what we’re becoming.
Shamans of the Global Village
The powerful natural psychoactive of 5-MeO-DMT was central to my aya film, and became the centerpoint for episode one of the ongoing documentary series Shamans of the Global Village.
Aya: Awakenings is a groundbreaking film anchoring and visualizing the rich hallucinogenic dimensions of ayahuasca and 5-MeO-DMT. It pushes the edge of cinema to hold the truth, and pushes the viewer INTO that realm.
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In my decades of interviews for mainstream and alternative media I have found the others, the seekers and the wisdom holders. Collectively we have the pieces to the puzzle of a healthy, sustainable, meaningful new paradigm that unites ancient wisdom with future technology. A thread through the labyrinth of disinformation and division that points towards home. Check our my latest content here:
Video interviews from the MAPS Psychedelic Science Conference 2010
An essential map of hyperspace for the contemporary psychonaut.
Video extras from the DVD feature film Aya: Awakenings
The seminal gonzo report on Albert Hofmann the discoverer of LSD.
A dazzling collection of illustrated short stories from a future coming real.