Center for Rehabilitation of Drug Addicts
and Research of Traditional Medicines

Video Gallery



MASTER IGNACIO´S RITUAL

Master Ignacio acts with different instruments: perfumes, tobacco and the spirits of water. His ritual work involves preparing the person by eventually making him ingest tobacco or perfumes or plants associated with them, then take him to the river where he is asked to lie in the water, with his head under water, to do a process of cleansing, purification and reinforcement.

Takiwasi Center

Audio: Spanish - French

Subtitles: Spanish - French - English


THE WAR ON CONSCIOUSNESS January 2013

Graham Hancock gave a passionately argued talk in which he described the transformative impact that ayahuasca had had on him and argued that responsible adult usage was a fundamental right. He mentions Takiwasi as an example of Center where ayahuasca is used to treat drug addiction.

TEDx conference at Whitechapel on January 13, 2013.

Audio: English

Subtitles: No


THE INITIATION DIET OF DON GUILLERMO 1988

Reportage of the year 1988 in which Dr. Jacques Mabit presents Don Guillermo, a traditional healer of the town of Chazuta, who takes him to the jungle to experience an initiatory diet in isolation.

Dr. Jacques Mabit

Audio: Spanish

Subtitles: No



TAKIWASI - TO BE BORN AGAIN 1988

Television report that presents the pilot project of the Takiwasi Center for the rehabilitation of drug addicts through traditional Amazon medicine.

Takiwasi Center

Audio: Spanish

Subtitles: No



AYAHUASCA, PSYCHOTHERAPY AND ADDICTIONS: THE EXPERIENCE OF TAKIWASI REHABILITATION CENTER

Presentation by Gonzalo Brito on the use of traditional Amazonian medicine in the treatment of addictions at the Takiwasi Center.

Gonzalo Brito

Audio: English

Subtitles: No



DR. JACQUES MABIT AND THE TRADITIONAL AMAZONIC MEDICINE

Interview with Dr. Jacques Mabit in which he tells us his process of approach to the Traditional Andean and Amazonian Medicine that has led him to establish the Takiwasi Center for the rehabilitation of drug addicts and research on traditional medicines.

Sacred Science

Audio: Spanish

Subtitles: English



USE OF AYAHUASCA BY DR. JACQUES MABIT

French reportage on the management and use of Ayahuasca and other medicinal plants by Dr. Jacques Mabit at the Takiwasi Center.

Iris Rios Vargas

Audio: French

Subtitles: No



TRADITIONAL AMAZONIAN MEDICINE AND WESTERN PSYCHOTHERAPY IN THE TREATMENT OF ADDICTIONS 2006

Documentary recorded in 2006 at the Takiwasi Center. It presents the innovative protocol for the treatment of addictions that combines traditional Amazonian medicine and Western psychotherapy. With testimonies of Dr. Jacques Mabit, of the Psychologists Jaime Torres and Gonzalo Brito and of the resident patients of the Takiwasi Center.

Autor: François Delonnay

Audio: Spanish

Subtitles: No



TAKIWASI – THE HOUSE THAT SINGS December 2000

A magazine by the editorial staff of Télé Guyane. Report by Ernest Auguste-Etienne. December 2000.

Autor: Télé Guyane

Audio: French

Subtitles: No



THE AYAHUASCA DILEMMA

News report by Cuarto Poder - America Tv about the Takiwasi Center.

Autor: America Tv

Audio: Spanish

Subtitles: No



JACQUES MABIT INTERVIEW

Dr. Jacques Mabit interviewed in English by Otto Huizinga

Autor: Otto Huizinga

Audio: English

Subtitles: No