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What to know about peyote

…some Native Americans would travel up to 322 kilometers (200 miles) on foot to attain the peyote… even the process of acquiring the peyote, called “the hunt,” is a part of the ritual.

Since its scientific discovery around the turn of the 20th century, peyote use has expanded. Now, many people use the plant or its extracts recreationally. To those who view peyote as sacred, the experience with this plant is a sort of communion or religious sacrament…

Original Article (Medical News Today):
What to know about peyote
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