What lengths would you go to if you hated your job? In 2015, I was at the end of my rope. I was desperate for a solution to the question: What is meaningful work? I decided to make a list of the best psychics, healers, and hypnotherapists in Los Angeles, California, and see them one by one, until I found my life’s work. Their collective advice led me to my shaman in Peru where I discovered my purpose was to travel the world in search of the most powerful gurus – experts in possession of ancient knowledge that helped people to become the best version of themselves. The Seeker is an episodic journey to find these gurus and discover transcendent beauty around the world.
In this episode, I introduce myself and my background of living in Los Angeles, California for 15 years. I explain that the purpose of this series is to find people around the world who have esoteric and useful wisdom to some of life’s deepest problems. I explain why I left my secure job in California,
I describe my multiple experiences with the plant medicine: Ayahuasca. This mysterious brew has been used to find answers to some of life’s most vexing questions deep in the Amazon jungle for thousands of years. I interview my shaman in Cusco, Peru with some of the most important questions people might ask about having an
I acquired a somewhat serious medical problem by staying in Peru for 8 months. Parasites! Join me on a trip to the Witches Village in Haosao, on the outskirts of Cusco, Peru, in an attempt to find a solution to my stomach critter problem other than antibiotics.
The health issues that one can experience with a very long-term stay in Peru can be daunting, especially if you are moving around the entirety of Peru. Explore the beautiful town of Pisac, in the Sacred Valley of Peru, on a continued search for a parasite remedy. Let’s explore the magical and colorful markets of
What is it like to hike the Inca Trail, high in the Andes mountains of Peru, where the oxygen level is…not so great. Do you have to be super fit? Let’s look at some beautiful scenery of the Inca Trail and the culmination of the arduous 4-day hike at Machu Picchu! Warning: do not try