Last week, the forest area on the border between Germany and Austria shocked by the appearance of a person’s naked man who looked dazed. The man who had this crazy thought was in fact amonk who ate the fruit which can cause hallucinations.
Belladonna berry fruit that can give hallucinogenic effects.
Reported the Daily Mail, many have seen the appearance of the man in the woods Unterwössen, Bavaria, Germany. However, most fled after knowing the man was not wearing any clothes aka naked.
Lucky, there are two climbers who care enough. Both saw the poor man and wanted to help him. But instead of approaching the man run away into the forest. The two unnamed climbers are then reported to the local police.
Finally conducted a massive search in the woods. When found, he was injured on his body, dehydration and mild frostbite. But the most shocking was the story behind it.
The man was admitted a monk from a temple in Bavaria that was camping in the woods. He suddenly mad after eating fruit berries known as belladonna plant.
Not without reason the plant is known as “the night of the deadly ‘. Belladona contains toxins that can make a person hallucinate. After eating the fruit, the monk became dazed and lost in the woods.
So why is he naked? It’s still a mystery. Police said it could be because one of the symptoms of eating fruit is a burning sensation on the skin. In medieval times, the fruit is usedto torture prisoners in order to acknowledge their actions. It is said also, the fruit is mixed with wine by magicians to give the effect of “flying.”
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