The Noke Koi tribe is situated deep in the Brazilian Amazon.
Home to an extraordinarily diverse abundance of plants.
The visions received while under the influence of Ayahuasca are then reproduced in they’re artisans.
Their creations reflect ancestral dreaming strongly connected to the earth, their mother.
Contains unique symbolism that talk about their natural environment, social codes and spiritual connections.
By purchasing these handicrafts, you support these guardians of ancient, traditional knowledge.
Noke Koî or Noke Kuin – also known as Katukina – is one of the most famous brazillian amazon indigenous tribes.
Noke Koî are more than 1000 indigenous
Just Kamãnawa village alone (the biggest Noke Koî village) is more than 300 indigenous
Kamãnawa are known as the people of jaguar.
Rapé is administered with two different types of pipes, which are typically made from bamboo or bone.
The first type of pipe requires the assistance of another person, who blows the snuff with a powerful blast into each nostril of the partner who is receiving the rapé.
For that reason it is generally referred to as the blow pipe and, in Brazil, the 2-person pipe is called the “Tepi”.
The Appropriate Set & Setting for a Rapé Ritual
Because the act of taking rapé is a prayer, the set and setting will impact the experience of your prayer.
The best places to take rapé are outside in nature, at the altar during a medicine ceremony, or in a quiet sacred space indoors, with high-vibrational music playing.
Avoid taking rapé where you might be interrupted – An ideal setting allows you to fully experience the effect of the rapé without distraction and have the space for quiet contemplation.
Rapé is considered to be a sacred, shamanic medicine. I
t’s traditionally prepared by a knowledgeable shaman of the tribe.
Take rapé as a prayer calling upon the forces of Nature, the blessing of the animals of the forest, and power of medicinal plants to heal us and give us strength.