entity who lives within the psychoactive
). Much discussed by Carlos Castaneda
in "The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge"
. One ingests Mescalito to meet with him. Hopefully he will like you, and give you the gift of his knowledge in the form of visions.
When one takes a natural psychedelic like mescaline, they often come into contact with age-old entities of that realm. With mescaline I find that I become a branch of a living entity, often called "Mescalito," who has existed at least since humans first ingested psychoactive cacti. Mescalito can be viewed as being a conglomeration of the experiences of all mescaline users. It feels as though when taking mescaline I become an "eye" of Mescalito, and that he experiences through me. Mescalito has experienced much during his 3000+ year life time.
- from The Essential Psychedelic Guide by D. M. Turner
Psychedelic Guide: Mescaline