Rapé, the Sacred Snuff of the Amazon
What is Rapé?
Rapé is the common name for the Sacred Snuff of the tribes of the Brazilian Amazon. Tribes such as the Yawanawa, Kaxinawa (Hunu Kuin), Katukina, Nukini, Kuntanawa, Apurinã, Shanenawa, Shawãdawa and some others. It is mostly a mixture of Nicotinum Rustica, special Ashes and medicinal and spiritual herbs.
How to use Rapé Sacred Snuff?
It is blown op de nose, either by one self using an auto applicator called a a Kuripe or by another using a bigger applicator called a Tepi.
Where to buy Rapé?
We have a great selection of Sacred Snuffs in stock. We get all our Rapé directly from the tribes in the Amazon, without middle men thus bringing it directly from the forest to our clients. Like this we build capacity for the tribal people who are our suppliers.