Te Waka Rākau
Joanne is the Rongoā practitioner, medicine maker, educator and founder of Te Waka Rākau. Our products are composed of locally sourced native flora herbal…
The meaning of RĀKAU has a such a profound meaning. The simple meaning is tree or plant. But behind every kupu is a spiritual meaning that is beyond words. There is a world we see in front of our eyes and a world we feel behind our eyes. RĀKAU is a flow of sacred light that provides us with spiritual sustenance. It's kai for the soul. "The leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations." 22:2
Manuka Bath Salts
Sinus Bath Salts Recipe Our skin soothing bath salts are blended with Manuka Leaf. Manuka is an important plant used in Rongoa – traditional Maori medicine. Along with the salts, this blend eases the muscles and can be beneficial for treating various skin conditions. Soak and enjoy a relaxing mind and body experience while absorbing all of the wonderful properties these salts offer.