Tonka Rapé is a strong Rapé, made with the bark of the Cumaru tree, Mapacho and other medicinal plants.

The Katukina, and the tribes in Acre in general, love cumarú rapé, and consider this tree and its spirit to be one of the most important teachers of the jungle.

According to what we are told, tonka rapé is ideal for generating an intense feeling of cleanliness and balance. Activates the third chakra and the crown chakra, calming the mind and strengthening connection and the most subtle levels of spiritual perception.

They also indicate that due to its bronchodilator effect, it facilitates the passage of air to the lungs, which is why it is traditionally used in cases of flu, bronchitis or asthma, or in cases of anxiety where one feels short of breath. In addition, it is a powerful analgesic.


El árbol Cumaru o Tonka

El árbol Cumaru o Tonka (Dipteryx odorata) llega a medir unos 40 metros de altura, pertenece a la familia Fabaceae, y es natural de la zona tropical de América.

El cumarú es un árbol aromático y medicinal. Se utiliza como sustituto de la vainilla, para aromatizar chocolates, en perfumería, para la elaboración de cosméticos, y por supuesto en el Rapé.