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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 195–225.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Edward Anthony Polanco Abstract Ololiuhqui, the seeds of coatl xoxouhqui (morning glory, Turbina corymbosa ), contain a nonhuman life force within them that Central Mexican Nahua specialists have used to diagnose and prognosticate cocoliztli (illness) and help guide cocoxqueh (sick people) back...
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Published: 01 April 2024
Figure 1. Ololiuhqui inside a gourd. Photograph by the author. More
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Published: 01 April 2024
Figure 2. Coatl Xoxouhqui, the plant that bears ololiuhqui seeds. Photograph by the author. More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 July 2019
... to the Catholic priests: ololiuhqui , the hallucinogenic seeds of the Rivea corymbosa (morning glory). Although by the seventeenth century the zealous extirpators of idolatry associated ololiuhqui with “demonic rituals,” the RGs remind us of its therapeutic uses and proven success in alleviating pain...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2018
... “superstitiously” performed a set of rituals eight days after she cured a small child with ololiuhqui (entheogenic seeds often associated with Turbina corymbosa ). 70 In preparation for the ceremony, Papalo cooked tamales and a chicken. The ceremony began either shortly after midnight or before dawn...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (1): 27–45.
Published: 01 January 2024
... Ku was charged with idolatry after drinking balché (mead) to venerate local deities in Mérida. 52 According to Ruiz de Alarcón ( 1984 : 43), celestial visions came to Native satraps only “after having become deranged from drinking what they call ololiuhqui [morning glory], peyote, or tobacco...