Cumbaza

I went to Cumbaza on the 4th of Jan, 2015, and checked into a natural healing ayahuasca centre called Urqu Chaqi for 11 days. Below are some of the images i captured during my time there.

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My bedroom.

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Tina fixing the gaping holes in my mosquito net.

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Rio Cumbaza

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Huacamaillo Waterfalls. My favourite shower.

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Night writer.

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The living quarters.

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The bathroom. With the red sand flush. Didn’t use it for two days, after that it was my favourite potty.

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The malokha, or temple.

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Kitchen.

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Shaman’s corner. That dark red liquid pretty much changed my life.

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Inside the octagon.

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Bathroom.

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Captain America.

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Business class catering. Boiled quinoa, boiled carrots and beet, boiled egg (on luxury days), and boiled lentils. 3 times a day. 11 days. No salt. No nothing.

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Morning mist.

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Daniel.

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Alberto, the magic man.

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Daniel’s farewell. With Panchito.

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Voyeur.

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The weirdest insect i have ever seen…

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…and a bee the size of my fist.

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Do you see it? The humming-bird?

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Sunset in the hills.

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But the rain was even more beautiful.

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Lodi, our cook. Very shy.

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About johnny b

dj, writer, traveler, moonwalker, headbanger, mind expander, yoga instructor. View all posts by johnny b

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