OUR STORY

AROHA LOVE 2008

 

Established in 2008 Aroha Love offers New Zealanders + our clients from all over the world, a unique and diverse combination of healing bodywork and facial therapy to infuse a greater understanding of the emotional, physical, and spiritual self, facilitated by founder and principal therapist Rosanna Marks. We are inspired by Māori culture and this is reflected in the beauty of the products we create.


Utilising a variety of traditional New Zealand Māori, eastern, western, central American, Hawaiian, and Pacific inspired techniques to heal (physical, emotional, spiritual) and restore health and happiness. Aroha Love was founded on the premise of honouring traditional ancient healing, and enhancing the beauty, and grace of all who visit us.

Aroha bodywork combines ancient, cultural healing therapies to engage and enhance the body’s natural energy flow with a fusion of traditional Māori healing arts, Hawaiian Ka Huna massage, Chakra balance, Maya abdominal + reproductive therapy, ceremony, and Reiki energy healing.

Today the Aroha Love whānau (family) work to empower and inspire people through unique and energetic Aroha bodywork, Maya abdominal therapies, bespoke facial therapies, yoga + Aroha dance classes, sacred feminine retreats, international retreats, cacao + sound healing and a beautiful range of hand crafted Aroha candles and unique, gorgeous Aroha products.

The Aroha team are qualified designers, stylists and planners for Aroha eco-weddings and sacred ceremonies.

Those who visit us for are always amazed and enlightened from the experience.

Aroha Love is a whānau (family) business who are committed to travelling and learning to enhance, evolve and develop their unique abilities.

Here you can read more about Aroha Love therapists 

 

 

OUR TOHU (LOGO)

Our beautiful Aroha heart tohu was created for us in 2010 by Maori designer Tukara Matthews.

Tukara's creative mahi (work) is stunning and our Aroha heart is a powerful representation of our mahi (work) at Aroha, ancestry and creativity.

Our tohu (logo) and kupu (word) 'Aroha' is a registered trademark 5 classes in New Zealand and Australia. Our tohu is a sacred mark of all that Aroha encompasses.

 

 

OUR ETHOS 

Aroha (love; a love of life and giving of unconditional love)

The Aroha brand provides unique traditional, ancient healing bodywork, facial therapies and products that promote oranga-a-roto (healthy inside) and oranga a waho (healthy outside). We support a healthy mind and body connection by working holistically with the emotional, physical, and spiritual aspects for development of oneself. 

Papatūānuku (our earth mother) is sacred to us and we are committed to continually learning to sustain and care for her. Our team creates earth conscious, creative alternatives for gorgeous eco-weddings and sacred gatherings.

Ko te mea nui, ko te aroha - The greatest thing is love

Arohanui.