Santa and Magic Mushrooms

The Shamanic Origins of Christmas Traditions

One could trace the origin of the story of Santa Claus and Christmas tradition to several theories, the most famous one being the story of Saint Nicholas, a fourth-century Greek saint known for his generosity.

Another theory links Santa Claus’ red and white color scheme to a genius Coca-Cola advertising campaign. Yet…




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