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Mad Honey Hunters

Hunting hallucinogen honey with a Himalayan Tribe In the heart of Nepal, at the foot of an 8,000-metre-high mountain, a tribe of " honey hunters ", the Gurung people, confront the giant Himalayan bees, the biggest in the world. The Gurungs take considerable risks to harvest the honey, hanging on to sheer cliff faces, exposed to buzzing hives without any protection. The bees tap toxic flowers, rhododendrons, which give the honey medicinal properties, as well as aphrodisiac? and hallucinogenic qualities....
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  • program length: 30 minutes

Wednesday, April 25 at 11:30 pm on 12.2


additional airdates

  • Thursday, May 24 at 6:00 pm on 12.2