"Hi! I'm Adriana Ayales, Rainforest Herbalist, Naturopath, Educator and the Founder of Anima Mundi. I was born and raised in Costa Rica and have studied various healing traditions alongside herbalists and shamans for over 13 years. I have Anima Mundi Herbals was founded in Brooklyn, New York to bridge the gap between ancient medicines and the modern world.It is important to me to bring the rich herbal knowledge of the indigenous peoples of Central and South America to the contemporary world and I want to create a sustainable plant pharmacy that focuses on the holistic nature of the human being.
We offer a wide range of adaptogens, elixirs and herbs from around the world, drawn from different traditions that I have studied over the years such as: Examples include those of the rainforest tribes, Ayurveda, Sino-Daoist medicine and European-style alchemy. I believe that by preserving these ancient forms of native botany we keep alive a sacred aspect of our heritage. Anima Mundi was founded to make ancient healing traditions and herbal ingredients available to today's world as a form of basic healthcare.
Our herbal pharmacy consists of wild and fair and organically grown plants. Our goal is to continuously offer pristine, genuine and healthy active ingredients for the well-being of mind, body and soul.
Meanwhile, our Anima Mundi Herbals Apothecary has grown to offer over 200 different herbs from around the world holistic doctors, naturopaths, SPAs, hotels and boutiques trustworthy, tested and well-founded remedies. We believe in sustainable growth, from the origins of the plants we use to our business practices. Anima Mundi promotes fair trade practices that benefit small farmers and communities.
Anima Mundi is a family business committed to the highest manufacturing standards and manufactured in an FDA registered and cGMP certified factory. Produced in the USA with certified organic herbs, wild-harvested botanicals in a vegan and gluten-free workshop. Our products do not contain any fillers, binders or superplasticizers. Laboratory tested for purity and potency. Packed in recyclable glass or biodegradable bags.