6 May, 2022

The Snuff Jurema offers for its presence : Clarity, compassion, concentration, determination, empathy, emotional balance, forgiveness, service, lucid and visionary dream…

Botanical name : Mimosa tenuiflora or Mimosa hostilis

Indigenous family : Xucuru Kariri

Habitat : Brasil

Botanical description

Thorny, deciduous tree (without leaves from December to May), can reach up to about 8 meters in height, usually 3 or 4 meters, of woody trunk.

Bark is rough, reddish-brown to grayish, with a resinous smell and taste, with thorns on the stems, short and very sharp can reach up to 3 cm long.

Leaves of 10 to 25 cm long alternate and composed of 3 to 9 pairs of pines and these with 20 to 40 small, linear and oblong flakes, almost sessile, the petioles of 1 to 2.5 cm. long, the raquis sometimes thorny, linear stipules of 4 to 8 millimeters long.

Flowers are white, sessile in the form of dense spikes 5-8 cm long.

Campanulate calyx almost as large as the corolla, puberulent; corolla 1.5 to 2 mm long.

The fruit in the form of oblong pods of 3 to 4 centimeters long and 7 millimeters wide, which usually contain after ripening 3 to 4 seeds in each pod, the fruits are produced at the driest time of the year. Its seeds are bright reddish-brown lenticulars 4 millimeters long, 3.2 millimeters wide and 1.5 millimeters high.

What contains Jurema

How :

Made from black root bark ash of Jurema and Mói tobacco.

Jurema Properties

How :

  • Breaks down negative thought patterns
  • Cleans the passage of air between the airways, energies
  • Clears the sinuses and airways
  • Connect spiritually, with self and the universe,
  • Control emotions
  • Destroys germs
  • Eliminates indisposition, bacteria
  • Facilitates dreams
  • Frees the mind from confusion
  • Gets rid of waste products and negative energy
  • Improves breathing
  • Inflammation
  • Protects the psychic
  • Purifies the mind
  • Revitalizes affective bonds
  • Strengthens the immune system

Indicaciones of Jurema


How :

  • Chronic, respiratory disease
  • Colds
  • Fatigue
  • Gastritis
  • Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Lack of libido
  • Migraine
  • Mucus
  • Rhinitis
  • Sinusitis

Emotional psychic


  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment
  • Conflict
  • Control the other
  • Depression
  • Fear
  • Inability to see beyond problems
  • Like to give but not to receive
  • Melancholy
  • Mental confusion
  • Mental illness
  • Sadness
  • Selfishness
  • Solitude
  • Worrying excessively about others

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