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Experience an Ancient Mayan ceremony like no other

05/05/2015 in City of Mexico

The Temazcal is a cleaning experience and rebirth to be experienced at least once in their existence. The ritual combines herbs, flowers, music and a lot of heat in a rustic cocoon, reminiscent of the womb, dark and damp, captained by a Mayan shaman, typically attire.

The ceremony takes place in four phases, representing the four seasons of the year and...