Liz Neves
Founder

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Liz Neves is a mama, meditator, dreamer, herbalist, and reiki practitioner.

Her classes are inspired by herbalism, earth-based spirituality, and ancient wisdom teachings. She received formal meditation teacher training from Cyndi Lee, owner of Om Yoga and continues to study at the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York and the Interdependence Project. Liz has studied with herbalists and healers Robin Rose Bennett, Peeka Trenkle, Jacoby Ballard, Karen Rose, Rosalee de la Forêt, and Irma StarSpirit Turtle Woman. She is inspired by the work of Rosemary Gladstar, David Winston, 7Song, Matthew Wood, Stephen Harrod Buhner, and Robin Wall Kimmerer, among many others. In 2008, she received a permaculture design certification through Andrew Faust of the Center for Bioregional Living. 

She is deeply grateful for her direct teachers: her son, Cyndi Lee, Robin Rose Bennett, Peeka Trenkle, Jacoby Ballard, Karen Rose, Rosalee de la Forêt, Andrew Faust, Kristin Reed, Leda Meredith, Vanessa Chakour, Sokhna Heathyre Mabin, Irma StarSpirit Turtle Woman, the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York, the Interdependence Project, the Plants, the Elements, the Earth. She's also inspired by the work of Rosemary Gladstar, David Winston, 7Song, Matthew Wood, Stephen Harrod Buhner, Robin Wall Kimmerer, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Joan Halifax, Thich Nhat Hanh, Robert Waggoner, and Llyn Roberts, among many others. 

Raganella, the herbal body care business she launched and ran for 3 years, had a loyal following and was featured in food.curated on NYC-TV, LA Weekly, Huffington Post, and more.

Liz offers weekly healing plant walks and private healing sessions at MINKA Brooklyn. Learn more about her offerings.