David Crow

Why Perfumers Say “No Jasmine, No Perfume.”

Watch this short video to learn the difference between exotic and medicinal flowers, and why perfumers say “no jasmine, no perfume.”

An Excerpt From Pharmacy Of Flowers With Floracopeia’s David Crow, L.Ac.Read more

Plant Medicine Telesummit Hosted by David Crow on the Shift Network: March 15 – 18, 2016

Join David Crow for the Shift Network’s online Plant Medicine Telesummit, featuring interviews with 18 leaders in the field of botanical medicine, including Dr. Vasant Lad, David Frawley, Jill Stansbury, Rosita Arvigo and others.

Discover new practices and insights for making medicinal herbs, flowers, mushrooms, aromatic ceremonial plants, and essential oils your allies in healing and transformation.… Read more

The Ecological Future of Essential Oils. www.naha.org: April 14, 2016

with David Crow
This presentation will examine the local and global influences affecting sustainability and long-term availability of various aromatic crops and essential oils, including climate change, over-harvesting, increasing demand and loss of biodiversity. We will learn about developments in genetic modifications of essential oil crops and the role these new oils may play in the future.… Read more

Exploring the Inner Spiritual Dimensions of Tibetan, Chinese and Ayurvedic Medicine. Live Retreat With The Shift Network. May 8-13, 2016

Discover the deeper dimensions of Eastern medicine and learn how plants help us heal disease, clear our minds, cleanse toxins, and open to higher consciousness.

 

Join us at the beautiful Earthrise Retreat Center May 8-13th for a live retreat with David Crow
Earthrise Campus at IONS in beautiful Petaluma, California

 

The Inner Spiritual Dimensions of Ayurvedic, Tibetan, and Chinese Medicine: Esalen Institute. July 24-29th, 2016

Using a body-based contemplative approach, students will be shown how to perceive the inner dimensions and deeper meanings of these fundamental medical and spiritual principles as understood by ayurvedic, Tibetan, and Chinese medicine, including prana and chi (life force), ojas and jing (nutritional essence), shen (spirit), and agni and soma (essence of sun and moon).Read more

Medicinal Plants and Spiritual Evolution. Reykjavik, Iceland: September 15-18, 2016

Medicinal Plants and Spiritual Evolution
Detoxification, Rejuvenation, and Manifestation

Location: Rosin, Bolholt 4, 105 Reykjavik, 4th floor, Iceland
Thursday September 15 – Sunday September 18, 2016
To register, call Asta Olafsdottir +354 899 2239
asta.olafsdottir@gmail.com

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The Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils: A Weekend Training, Open Center, New York September 22 – 25, 2016

The Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils: A Weekend Training

A TWO-AND-A-HALF-DAY TRAINING
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Friday, September 23 – 6:30–9:30pm
Saturday & Sunday, September 24 & 25 – 10am–5:30pm

Members: $275 / Non-members: $325
Early Bird Rate (ends September 7): $245/$295

This weekend with leading aromatherapist David Crow, one of the world’s foremost experts in botanical medicine and Ayurvedic and Chinese medical systems, will offer an in-depth training in the therapeutic uses of essential oils and the principles and
practice of Aromatherapy.… Read more

The Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils: Specific Therapeutics – September 22, 2016

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A One-Day Workshop

Thursday, Sept. 22, 10-5pm
Members: $120  /  Non-members: $145

A One-Day Intensive Workshop with David Crow

This workshop is perfect for people who have previously taken at least an introductory course in aromatherapy and want to begin using essential oils for advanced self-care (or as an adjunct to a healthcare practice, if they are healing professionals), renowned aromatherapist David Crow will teach us how to use essential oil remedies for specific health conditions.… Read more

Medicinal Plants & Spiritual Evolution at Golden Bridge Yoga, Santa Monica CA – Saturday, October 15th, 2016

10929173_1592152077683576_1261780316147727740_oThis immersion will be a contemplative journey into the healing and spiritual aspects of aromatherapy and everyday use of medicinal plants.
Join renowned author, teacher and founder of Floracopiea, David Crow for a 7-hour intensive workshop where you will receive practical, time-tested methods to harness the innate healing powers of plants and herbs — to increase your vitality, foster optimal wellness, and advance your spiritual growth.… Read more

VIDEO: Distillation of White Fir Essential Oil

Aromatic Journey: White Fir

In this Aromatic Journey video, Floracopeia’s David Crow demonstrates how White Fir essential oil is distilled:

This limited edition of White Fir essential oil is no longer available, but there is currently a supply of Wild Harvested Silver Fir Essential Oil.Read more

Moonlight Flower Essence Making on the Hawaiian Islands

Angel's Trumpet

Angel’s Trumpet

On this tiny remote island with the moon illuminating the starry night sky with its venerable champagne beams, David and I are inspired to explore another nectar for the soul to offer all of you.

Angel’s Trumpet, also known as Floripondio (a member of the Brugmansia or Datura genus), with its powerful presence and otherworldly, pure white blossoms, has a strong connection to the spirit world.… Read more

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Training: The Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils at the New York Open Center September 18-20

A TWO-AND-A-HALF-DAY TRAINING with David Crow, LAc

at the New York Open Center

Friday, September 18, 6:30–9:30pm
Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20, 10am–5:30pm

This weekend with leading aromatherapist David Crow, one of the world’s foremost experts in botanical medicine and Ayurvedic and Chinese medical systems, will offer an in-depth training in the therapeutic uses of essential oils and the principles and practice of Aromatherapy.… Read more

David Crow on Palo Santo and His Book, Sacred Smoke


Sacred Smoke by David CrowAn excerpt from Sacred Smoke:

“‘Here in Ecuador,’ Dante explains, ‘Palo Santo is sacred, holy, mysterious, and powerful. It is the healer that the people go to when all doctors and medicines have failed. They go directly to the tree. They pray to it. It cures them.’”

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Join us in celebrating the Earth, her abundance of blessings, and the way we can help the Earth, plants, and people through conscious commerce.… Read more

VIDEO: Accessing The Inner Medicine Buddha

The Evolution of Light Into Consciousness: Accessing the Inner Medicine Buddha

A Powerful Synthesis of Medicine, Ecology & Spirituality

david-crow-robert-thurman-menlaRecently, David Crow was joined by Jai Dev Singh and internationally renowned teacher, Robert Thurman for an unprecedented immersion event.

They spent several days studying and contemplating the profound teachings of the Medicine Buddha and their incomparable wisdom for achieving health, spiritual illumination and ecological healing.… Read more

Thank You

Dear friends:

Thank you for your support throughout this dynamic, challenging and rewarding year. Thank you from everyone and everything that you have touched with your generosity, interest and kindness.

Thank you from the sandalwood trees of Hawaii and the palo santo trees of Ecuador, and the distillers that are working to regenerate their forests.… Read more

An Auspicious Encounter by David Crow

Last year Sara and I were in the San Diego area for an event. I was approached by a young man who introduced himself as both a perfumer and a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which I thought was a very interesting combination of careers. We spent some time talking and I found that he was very inspired by the Floracopeia vision and mission of supporting sustainable production of aromatic treasures around the world.… Read more