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Kawsay Ayahuasca Retreat Family

We are all family and be assured when you visit with us, you become our family also

Our experience level as a combined team of Ayahuasca and San Pedro shamans equals over 100 years. We work together as an incredibly harmonious fusion of two different shamanic paths, Ayahuasca and San Pedro. Our focus is to help everyone we can to the best of our ability.

William Menech

Director - Huachuma Guide

William is the director of Kawsay Ayahuasca Retreat and the owner and primary facilitator. With a life dedicated to fostering hope and transformation, he guides many people on their healing journeys, combining ancient wisdom with profound healing to resonate with those who visit Kawsay.

Ana Menech

Assistant Director

Ana is a wonderful member of the Kawsay family, bringing positive energy to the center with her gentle and caring personality. She was born and raised in Iquitos, Peru, and descends from a long family of shamans and healers, bringing a rich heritage and a strong commitment to the holistic well-being of those seeking healing at Kawsay.

Viviane Fahs

After-care Specialist and Healer

Viviane is a devoted servant of the light, dedicating her life to assisting others in reconnecting with the truth and the light. Her method focuses on working through human emotions and sentiments in order to achieve love and peace on earth.

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Don Romulo

Trunco Ayahuascero - Curandero

Don Romulo is Kawsay’s chief master shaman, recognized for his extensive knowledge and experience with Ayahuasca. Born in 1936, his journey began at the young age of eight, and he has since been a beacon of healing and ancient wisdom, curing many disorders and profoundly facilitating healing.

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Don Winister

Maestro Ayahuscero - Curandero

Winister is an exceptional shaman who works tirelessly together with Kawsay. As Romulo’s son, he has been deeply rooted in Ayahuasca’s profound teachings and traditions since the age of 15, dedicating his life to healing and spiritual growth while helping others in navigating both the spiritual and earthly realms.

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Don W. Junior

Ayahuscero - Curandero

Don Junior is a talented shaman who has been tutored by his grandfather, Don Romulo, and his father Don Winister, carrying on the traditional lineage of ayahuasca healer shamans. He’s known for his big heart and deep respect for Ayahuasca’s healing effects, imparting warmth and compassion to every ceremony.

William Menech

Director

Ana Menech

Assistant Director

Viviane Fahs

After-care Specialist
Healer
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Don Romulo

Trunco Ayahuascero
Curandero
ayahuasca shaman

Don Winister

Maestro Ayahuscero
Curandero
ayahuasca retreat shaman

Don W. Junior

Ayahuscero
Curandero