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Thu, May 25


North Warrandyte

Cacao and Mezcal

The god of cacao (Quetzacoatl) and the goddess of mescal (Mayahuel ) is a tortured love story. Both gods and their medicine to the world speak to balance, creation, finding balance and how to create an oasis in times like these.

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Cacao and Mezcal
Cacao and Mezcal

Time & Location

May 25, 2023, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

North Warrandyte, 33 Koornong Cres, North Warrandyte VIC 3113, Australia

About the event

Planting Wisdom

This 8 event cultural exchange held by One Who Catches Lightning invites you to stay curious as you experience a look into a world held by 4,000 yr old legacy and traditions. A cacao keeper and wisdom carrier One Who Catches Lightning is dedicated to creating a bridge between generations and people to discover and honor every beings sovereignty.

Trigger Warning: These circles by their nature are spaces of decolonization

By entering these circles you agree to not copy, mimic, take or adapt any of the traditions, ceremonies, or practices.

No recording devices or pictures allowed.

By Purchasing and attending event you are consenting to release Cuatro Manos y Cinco Volcanes Cacao and The Path of IX or anyone associated with them from any liability, loss, damage, or injury as a result from participation.

You also understand and agree that all services rendered by Cuatro Manos Y Cinco Volcanes Farms LLC and The Path of IX LLC and any employees or partners of said entity are designed for entertainment, inspiration and encouragement only and are not intended to treat or diagnose any medical, physical or psychological condition. I also understand that Cuatro Manos Y Cinco Volcanes and its employees and partners are not doctors or psychotherapists. I understand that when it comes to any medical concern, Cuatro Manos Y Cinco Volcanes and its representatives urge me to consult my healthcare professional and that it is my responsibility to do so. I understand that if I have any psychological concerns that Cuatro Manos Y Cinco Volcanes and its representatives urge me to consult my psychiatrist or therapist.

Important Cacao and Health Information

Please consult a doctor before taking

-Heart Rate:

Cacao will naturally raise your heart rate slightly. Please consume accordingly and mindfully.

-Blood Pressure:

Epidemiological studies suggest that cacao reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Flavanols found in cocoa have shown to support blood pressure reduction.


If you are currently taking SSRI antidepressants and/or anti-psychotics, they might not be compatible with the MAOI's (Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors) in cacao. Depending on the dosage, consuming cacao might be ok, as always, if you're taking these types of meds please consult with your doctor.

-Pregnant and nursing women:

Please consult physician before taking

-Other substances:

Raw cacao contains both serotonin and tryptophan which have positive effects on our mood.  Blood flow to the brain is also increased amplifying brain power.


The caffeine content of cacao varies widely amongst cacao plants and processing, this cacao has shown a very low, to no-caffeine feel.


In moderation and of course smaller doses based on their weight is recommended for children.


Cacao should NOT be consumed by your pets as it can be deadly. Please keep out of reach from your beloved animals.


  • Cacao and Mescal

    From A$175.00 to A$777.00
    • A$175.00
    • A$777.00



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