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Cacao and the Laws of Nature
Florencia Fridman teaches us that plants carry sacred instructions to guide us into reconnecting with the natural rhythms of the Earth. Through sacred plants like cacao, we can remember how to embody El Buen Vivir, a life well lived in harmony and balance.
In this session, you’ll discover:
- Cacao as a sacred food
- The principle of El Buen Vivir for indigenous nations
- How to incorporate the teachings of cacao into our lives for a more balanced lifestyle
Florencia Fridman is a self-empowerment artist working with heart-opening therapies involving ceremonial grade cacao, yoga, sound, and breath as instruments for transformation. Florencia is passionate about supporting the voices of indigenous nations, wisdom keepers, and guardians of the sacred lands. She studies under Tz’utujil Mayan elder Nana Marina Cruz from Guatemala, and Manari Ushigua from the Sapara Nation of Ecuador.
Florencia travels internationally sharing her passion for Theobroma Cacao through education and ceremony. She has opened for Deepak Chopra, and has facilitated ceremonies for the corporate world at Spotify. She was a ceremony guide resident at The Assemblage, NYC prior to Covid. Florencia is co-founder of Cacao Laboratory, a ceremonial cacao brand aiming to bridge the gap between the modern culture and indigenous communities.