Rhodiola is the second most popular adaptogen next to ginseng. It thrives on cold, dry and sandy grounds of Altai mountains. In Russia, the home of rhodiola rosea, it is widely used as a tonic for better overall health, but it’s real magic lies in enabling us to handle all types of stress, physical, emotional and mental, without loosing too many feathers.
As I write this, I am sipping a red, delicious, aromatic brew. I steeped it from a special plant called wild siberian red root (radices hedysarae theinae) not to be confused with red root (ceanothus americanus) as they are two separate and distinct varieties with different properties.
We source our Chaga Mushroom from the place that is commonly referred to as the Cradle of The World – Altai Mountains of Siberia. I has been said that this is where humanity originates. Altai Mountains are one of the most beautiful and ecologically clean places in Russia with vast territories untouched by civilization. In Turkish, Altai Mountains mean “golden mountains” for it is the land full of treasures, spiritual and physical alike – ancient mysteries, legends, tribes, shamans and healers,