Drugs

Eating Hallucinogenic Salvia Leaves in Oaxaca

Hamilton Morris seeks out a shaman to perform the traditional ceremony honouring the psychedelic Salvia divinorum plant on the new episode of 'Hamilton's Pharmacopeia.'
January 25, 2017, 3:45pm

On Monday's episode of  Hamilton's Pharmacopeia,VICE's resident chemist and drug stalwart Hamilton Morris heads to the dense forests in the State of Oaxaca to look for  Salvia divinorumleaves .Then, under the guidance of a shaman, Hamilton participates in a traditional salvia ceremony and reaches a hallucinogenic-induced state of bliss.

Check out the clip below and watch the full episode on Monday at 9PM on VICELAND. You can also check out more photos from the trip in the November issue of VICE Magazine.