Yawanawa Mulateiro Rapé is a very fine variety, with a strong initial sensation, charged with energy, and it tends to make the eyes watery. The large amount of energy in the first moments is followed by a subtle and thought-free effect.
The Mulateiro tree is called the tree of youth and is full of magic and mysticism, well known for its anti-aging, as well as anti-parasitic properties. Its use in snuff is associated with the firmness and concentration of the mind in spiritual work.
-Acts on the Chakras: Heart
-Composition: It is made with ashes of the Mulateiro tree (Calycophyllum spruceanum), Amazonian tobacco, and other sacred medicinal plants of the Amazon. Dark gray, slightly brownish color.
-Proportion: Average; slightly rich in Mapacho, balanced.
-Tribe: Made by the Yawanawá tribe of Brazil.
-Size: 10 ml bottles (8 to 9 grams). Reusable glass container.
-Use: Ethnobotanical curiosity. Exclusive use for scientific, historical and ritualistic study.
The Yawanawá are known as “the swordsmen” as they have always fought, even in difficult times. At one point the tribe was almost extinct and only 300 people survived.
Today their tribe has grown, and their morals and knowledge have been conserved in an extremely strict way, with their work they develop a new model of sustainability that allows the Yawanawá to protect the jungle and engage with the outside world on their own terms, without lose their cultural and spiritual identity.