About Hapé and how to use.

Hapé is a Ceremonial Tobacco, it should always be used in Ceremonies

Hapé is an amazingly beautiful plant cure. South America indigenous people produce it from the ashes of special jungle trees  and it mixes with organic jungle tobacco. A small amount of the ground powder is administered through a pipe into the nose after which the grounding intuition opening and revitalizing effects are felt. 

This cure is in fact a remarkably cleansing herb used in shamanic societies to clean the aura by blowing the smoke on a patient often before ayahuasca ceremonies.

If used respectfully and with care hape cure can serve to heal and reconnect us to the earth. However, the elements we are part of fire, water, plants, air etc. having been our healing plant companion for a few thousand years.

As hapé sacred cure

From the indigenous point of view, hapé is a sacred shamanic snuff cure with profound healing effects. Indigenous produce hapé sacred cure from different medicinal plants for different purposes. It’s to induce visions, to have energy and to enhance the senses with the aromatic fragrance of the plants used in the blend. Given that there are myriad medicinal plants you can blend into hapé. There are many various hapé recipes in existence and the tribes as secrets often closely guard these recipes.

Application : This medicine can be be self-administered using a V-shaped self-applicator pipe, known as a ‘Kuripe’ pipe which connects the mouth to the nostrils. It can also be administered by another person using a large blow pipe, called a ‘Tepi’, which connects the blower’s mouth to the other person’s nostrils.

Use: Start with a Pea sized amount to begin your practice. Pour the medicine into your palm, set your intention and align with the spirit of the tobacco. Using either your kuripe or the Tepi, load half into the pipe for the first nostril. If self applying, inhale, insert the long nostril of the pipe into your nose, and the smaller side in your mouth. Exhale and blow gently your first few times then ajust as need the harder you blow the more intense. This is the hardest part because it requires centering yourself and giving yourself a strong, powerful application. It is necessary to have firmness, purpose and an empty mind, so that the projected blast of air and hapé can be received with fullness of blessings .In time, your ability to do this will grow and you’ll be able to use this as a tool to organize and center yourself whenever necessary. After you are applied, sit for 5-10 minutes in meditation.

Dosages can be increased after prolonged use once one becomes more accustom to working with this medicine and has built a relationship with the plant and this specific hapé. In all forms, to allow your intuition to guide you as you open up to this powerful plant ally and allow the hapé to guide and teach you.


** This is an opportunity to start to work with the plant medicine. Allow the medicines to work with you and open yourself to your own intuitive guidance around the therapy. In time, you will form a relationship with the Hapés medicine and feel confident to use & share it with others. The word medicine hear is used in a traditional sense as in “folk medicine” or “ancestral medicine” at no point is this intended to be taken as medical advice. Non of these statements nor Hapés have been approved by the FDA. We are legally required to urge you to seek the advice of a medical professional before beginning this or any other health care treatments.