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Overview

  • 23 References 12 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German, Hebrew (modern), Spanish; learning Hindi, Italian, Portuguese
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Psychedelic researcher and activist
  • PhD in psychedelic science, but basically I'm an autodidact
  • From israel
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Investigating the potentials of meditation and psychedelic medicine to make this a better world while learning to appreciate the little, beatiful things of life.

ABOUT ME

I'm a professional writer, journalist and artist. Also a hobbyist traveler of many passions. One of the most exciting things for me is landing in a new place, meeting a new person and just swinging it together, getting new perspectives on the local culture, local society, and life in general.

I've a PhD in Science, Technology and Society, in which I've explored the history of psychedelic research in the US in the 1960s, and keep up my work as an academic investigator of mind alterants, a line of work which always leads to interesting conversations :)

I am open minded and interested in all kinds of people, cultures and forms of living. Passionate about good, mind-opening conversations but also like to just go out and have a fun night around town.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I move across the land, connect with people, share knowledge, brotherhood, experiences and food - and offer my place when I have one available.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Only good ones. I met amazing people and got inspired tremendously while being on the road. CSing is the way to go.

Interests

Nature. Technology. Meditation. Psychedelics. Literature. Music. Philosophy. Theology. Fashion. History. Art. There is so much to learn but I try to use this insight to energize me rather than than discourage my limited human mind.

  • culture
  • writing
  • literature
  • design
  • fashion
  • dancing
  • dining
  • cooking
  • meditation
  • partying
  • yachting
  • technology
  • movies
  • music
  • surfing
  • sailing
  • divinity
  • history
  • journalism
  • medicine
  • science

Music, Movies, and Books

Books: Dostoevsky. Tolstoy. Herman Hesse. Jack Kerouack. Hemingway. J.D. Salinger. Philip K. Dick. Ursula Le Guine. Marcel Proust. Kafka. and many more...

Movies: Children of Men. Kill Bill. Neon Genesis Evangelion. Avatar. Koyannisqatsi. Powwaqatsi. Holy Mountain. La grande belezza. Anything by Brian De Palma, Woodie Allen, Sergio Leone or Martin Scorcese, and much more...

Music: Beatles, Nick Neil Young, Nick Drake, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Fela Kuti, Funkadelic, Doors. Led Zeppelin. Pink Floyd. Os Mutantes. Gustav Mahler. Mouse on Mars. KLF. Lady Gaga. Rihanna, Jimi Hendrix. David Bowie. Neil Young. many more...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Started the Israeli psychedelic party:
http://www.realitysandwich.com/psychedelic_israel

Started the web's biggest website of psychedelic videos
http://dailypsychedelicvideo.com/

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you Hebrew, German or Spanish and cook you tasty vegan meals!

What I Can Share with Hosts

My love for life. My knowledge from more than a decade of studying psychedelics as a researcher. Some vegan food!

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Greece, India, Italy, Jordan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Israel, Spain

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