The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious.
It is the fundamental emotion that is at the cradle of true art and science.
– Albert Einstein
"Mystical" is an umbrella term for the profound personal revelations that one might encounter. Either through psychedelics or otherwise.
By and large, a mystical experience is anything that is difficult to understand or describe using rational or simple language. It is an experience that enables acquaintance with realities that are not accessible through mere sensory perception, somatosensory modalities, or standard introspection. (Source)
These mystical experiences can be created through psilocybin, the naturally occurring psychedelic compound found in magic truffles.
Psilocybin-induced mystical experiences or psychedelic-induced spikes have been shown to reliably induce profound and transformative psychological experiences, as well as remarkable and sustained increases in:
These mystical experiences have a lasting effect and suggest subsequent positive long-term results after a session with a high dose.
In a 2006 Johns Hopkins study of psilocybin, 83% of attendees rated their psilocybin session "among the five most personally and spiritually significant" of their lives … 14 months later!
It goes without saying that the notion that a single experience can lead to lasting positive effects on an individual's attitudes or behavior is highly unusual, if not unprecedented, in the modern biomedical paradigm.
Inspired to learn more about psychedelics? Check out my What are Psychedelics? What does science say Items.
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