Don Ramon Alvarado
- Tena, Napo, Ecuador
Don Ramon is a Napo Runa (kichwa) traditional healer or yachak, “the one who knows”. From his childhood, he has been trained by his grandfather and his uncle in the use of plants such as tobacco, datura and Ayahuasca. During his apprenticeship, he received energies from his teachers entered into a relationship with “doctor women”, who are the healing spirits of nature. Don Ramon conducts Ayahuasca rituals regularly in order to detect and remove illness in patients and to help them energetically to achieve better health. Now 38 years old, Ramon is a graduated healer with great experience in healing of members of his tribe as well as foreigners. Apart from being a traditional medic, Ramon is a loving and open-minded person with whom you can make a deep connection that will last for life.