Rapé is Brazilian snuff. The medicinal plant mapacho (tobacco) is processed into a finely powdered mixture, often with other medicinal plants. It helps to dissolve mentally stuck thought patterns and to regain calm.
There are many different rapé mixtures with different medicinal plants and uses. Rapé powder is ingested through the nose with the kuripe. As rapé contains nicotine, this plant should be used in moderation.
The ritual of rapé brings awareness to the body and the present moment so that calm and stability can arise.
Rapé helps to release thoughts and energetic blockages. The mind becomes calm and clear.
Rapé has a cleansing and detoxifying effect on the sinuses and frontal sinuses. Toxins are eliminated together with mucus.