Role: Curandero, Maestro, Shaman at Dadirria, with over 10 years of experience serving sacred plant medicines Ayahuasca, Huachuma, Tobacco Snuff Rapé
Santi is born in Cusco, Peru. He has lived for more than forty years in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. This place is nestled in the Sacred Mountains of Apus (Andean Deities) which is believed to care for and protect the inhabitants of this magical place.
Descendant of the Quechua Andean Culture of Perú, many years ago he discovered the benefits and healing powers of the medicinal sacred plants that Pachamama (Mother Earth) offers us.
Santi has more than 10 years of experience working with master plants and especially being of service with Mother Ayahuasca. Santi approaches and serves the medicine with deep respect, appreciation, love and trust.
He experienced different roles when it comes to serving medicine. He spent years closely observing and supporting different processes experienced by the participants, which allowed him to acquire the necessary experience to help the brothers and sisters going through their unique process with the medicine.
His introduction to Ayahuasca occurred at a time of considerable confusion in his life. The medicine helped him find clarity and heal traumas that prevented him from living in peace and tranquility.
He finds himself lucky to have very good teachers who taught him and continues to teach him about the importance of being honest and extremely responsible when working with medicine.
Throughout his years of working with and serving medicine, he understood the importance of Master Plant Diets to maintain adequate energy and much closer contact with sacred plants.
The contact with the sacred master plants and sharing medicine represents a fundamental part of his life. He shares the medicine inside the ceremonies at least twice a week with brothers and sisters from all over the world.
Santi is mainly working with these master plants: Grandfather Wachuma, Grandmother Ayahuasca, Father Tobacco, and Rapé, which is a healing tobacco snuff that helps to receive the spirit of the sacred plants in the body and soul during ceremonies.
At Dadirria, Santi is the main maestro serving/sharing the medicines of Ayahuasca, Huachuma (otherwise known as San Pedro), Tobacco, and Tobacco snuff Rapé. He holds a special sacred space during ceremonies, highly focusing on the safety of all participants. as well as enduring huge respect & care for the medicine. His ceremonies provide all of the space and support needed for participants to experience their process in a loving and protected environment.
Santi has two main assistants helping him inside of the ceremonies. Both of them have great experience inside the field. Asides from that, all of our core team members assist Santi inside the ceremonies. We make sure you are being looked after.