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The video discusses how many Christmas traditions, such as hanging stockings and Santa Claus, can be traced back to rituals involving the psychedelic mushroom Amanita muscaria.


Indigenous Arctic people valued this mushroom for its hallucinogenic properties, with shamans distributing it during the winter solstice. The red and white colours of Christmas symbolize this mushroom, and even the concept of reindeer and Rudolph’s glowing red nose could be linked to its consumption.


Overall, the Santa magic mushroom theory explains the origins of Santa Claus figure and various Christmas practices.