In the study, more than 60 percent of subjects described the effects of psilocybin in ways that met criteria for a 'full mystical experience' as measured by established psychological scales. One third said the experience was the single most spiritually significant of their lifetimes; and more than two-thirds rated it among their five most meaningful and spiritually significant. Griffiths says subjects liken it to the importance of the birth of their first child or the death of a parent.
I took mushrooms once, and it was a lot of fun. I'm not sure why I never did it again... I'm not big on looking for and purchasing illegal drugs - Man, I miss hallucinogens. First LSD on tonight's episode of House, and now this article. The universe is trying to tell me something, but what?