The Andean Research Institute (ARI) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving, researching, and sharing the healing traditions of the Andean medicine healers, and the preservation of the Amazon Rainforest. ARI is dedicated to planting seeds for a new world; one that sources from unconditional love, balance, growth and fluidity. ARI’s vision includes creating an opportunity for people to awaken and fully express their wholeness and naturally protect and cherish the Earth.
ARI is the Q’echua word that means YES. Q’echua is an ancient language, spoken by the Inca thousands of years ago. It continues to be spoken throughout South America today. ARI is about saying YES to the fullness of life.