Peruvian Agua de Florida
The original Peruvian Agua de Florida from the Murray and Lanman brand, created in the United States in 1808, is a powerful shamanic tool used extensively in healings and for cleaning by shamans from the Amazon. It is a great help in ceremony or just in daily life after hard days’ work to clean the Aura.
Agua de Florida as a healing instrument is widely used in indigenous and shamanic ceremonies, especially in the Andes and Peruvian Amazon. Its wonderful healing power was discovered by shamans many of years ago and to this day it is well known and its use widespread in ayahuasca, são pedro, wicca and voodoo ceremonies. It is also widely used in everyday life for energetic cleaning, and therapies in general.
Agua de Florida formula is kept secret, which may in part contribute to its fame. It combines a floral variety of essential oils in a water and alcohol base. They include notes like amber, musk and benzoin; In addition to citrus notes such as: bergamot, neroli, lemon, cloves, cinnamon, lavender, rose, orange blossom among other plants. The aroma is refreshing, magical and engaging, helping to release and refresh the mind and spirit, as well as reassure and calm people in shock.
It is an ideal floral water for relaxation, bringing mental serenity and tranquility. It is used in rituals, magical practices and spiritual works of energetic cleansing to dominate and soothe rebellious spirits. It is used in spells to remove unwanted thought forms and heavy vibrations, encourage positive emotions and to calm places where there is too much negative energy present. Many use it as holy water for cleaning, good luck and protection.
Aqua de Florida is a cologne used for spiritual services. One can further consider it for cleansing properties, protection and capacity to attract healing spirits.
Due to Florida Water’s multitude of benefits, it has become a shared instrument of spiritual connection in shamanism. In Peruvian shamanism, for example, the healer places a few drops on the patient’s body, crossing the forehead, chest and back, chanting protective songs to seal, close and protect the patient’s body against evil spirits.
There is a type of shaman called the “Perfumero” that specializes in using the scent to attack witchcraft, cure disease, and attract positive energy. The shamans take it in the mouth and spray it over the person when praying for them.