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Throughout history, ancient pictures, carving, and statues have been seen, showing the importance of the genus Psilocybe to ancient tribes.  In Central and South America, use of Psilocybin containing mushrooms was a common religious practice until the arrival of Spanish settlers, who were intent on spreading the Catholic faith, strictly prohibited their use.  For Indians the fungi are known as sacred mushroom and historically, it is considered entheogen, propelling them on a religious path to the spirit world.


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