Podcast

The Psilocybin Spirit Philosophy Show with Psil Silva

A brief intro into Psil Silva’s upbringing leading to his first life-transforming psilocybin experience, as well as a glimpse into that experience.

—Growing up
—Why I began philosophizing
—Marijuana
—My first Magic Mushroom trip
       ^^^Article, https://psilocybinstories.com/2020/02/23/my-first-real-trip/

The word “psychedelic” has been interpreted in many ways. The origin of “psychedelic” is shared in this episode, as well as the first known use of the word “psyche”, over a thousand years ago as portrayed in a Greek mythological tale. The story is incredible!

What does “Soul” really mean? Today we will explore the Sanskrit word for Soul, Ātman, which is an essential principle in Hinduism, and I understand why. It’s awe-inspiring. It brings us all together. It is filled with love.

What is Ego? What is Soul? 
Plus learn a Soul Meditation practice to get in touch with your Soul.


How can Zen improve your psilocybin experience? Including Zen stories & how you can begin practicing Zen.


Learn how journaling can be used for therapeutic purposes as well as for making sense of your psilocybin experiences!


Ways in which Alice in Wonderland relates to the Psilocybin experience!


Aldous Huxley describes his experience on Mescalin in the 1950’s and as I read through this book I was in awe at how similar Huxley’s experience was to my first psilocybin trip.


The year was 2010. 
It was a beautiful Spring day. 
My life was forever changed.


Timothy Leary said: 

“I learned more about psychology in the 5 hours after taking psilocybin mushrooms than in the preceding 15 years of studying & doing research in psychology.”


The story of how Richard Alpert became Ram Dass – It all began with psilocybin. 

Throughout this episode I share messages & quotes from the book Way of the Peaceful Warrior that relate to some of my experiences on psilocybin:
-Be happy now, without reason
-You are more than your thoughts
-Actions>Thoughts (although they are both important!)


Deep Spiritual & Philosophical Chat w Anonymous Guest! (& deep, demonic?/angelic? voices)

How is the human ego similar to an onion? 
Find out throughout this episode 🙂

Plus some meditation toward the end! (and aliens?!?!)

You may have heard of the book, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, but how is it related to the psilocybin experience? 
To my psilocybin experiences?

I share two important messages from this book, & quotes, all related to epiphanies I experienced on psilocybin.

Episode 15:


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