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Has anyone tried Dark Room retreat? #7447285 03/01/19 03:23 AM
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5-14 days in total darkness, isolation and silence. Sounds crazy, but interesting at the same time. Who's heard of it? Who's tried it? It has to be totally dark.

Apparently your natural melatonin builds up to the point that your Pineal gland (not that one, the one in your skull) starts converting it into DMT which produces some "therapeutic" effects.


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Re: Has anyone tried Dark Room retreat? [Re: Gravytrain] #7447310 03/01/19 03:45 AM
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I've been kept in the dark about a few things, but I'm pretty sure I'd lose my mind during this.


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I couldn't stand to be with myself that long.


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Maybe just me but this sounds like some hippie idea.

Not that there's anything wrong with that. grin

Re: Has anyone tried Dark Room retreat? [Re: Gravytrain] #7448199 03/02/19 04:08 PM
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That used to be called solitary confinement.

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Originally Posted by Roll-Tide
That used to be called solitary confinement.

This. It is also a method used in brain washing/torture.


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Originally Posted by Creekrunner
I've been kept in the dark about a few things, but I'm pretty sure I'd lose my mind during this.


Lmao!!

To the OP, no never heard of it


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Yea, heard about it but who has that kind of time! Plus, I have claustrophobia and would be crying after 15 minutes!

Re: Has anyone tried Dark Room retreat? [Re: PKnTX] #7483787 04/10/19 11:13 PM
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Originally Posted by PKnTX
Maybe just me but this sounds like some hippie idea.

Not that there's anything wrong with that. grin



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Re: Has anyone tried Dark Room retreat? [Re: Gravytrain] #7483793 04/10/19 11:18 PM
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I have heard of it but usually for just an hour. I would think you would go crazy longer than that. I was told that you will start halucinating and I would guess thatís the DMT being released in your brain.

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http://zerogravityinstitute.com/
Closest I've gotten. Pretty cool and relaxing.

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