Host for this Ayurveda Summit is Martin (Mahesvara) Combrinck
from Ananda Sanga Educational
Institute (ASEI) South Africa and Dr L Mahadevan
from the Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Hospital in Derisanamcope, Kanyakumari,
is one of the founders of ASEI in 1991. He studied Meditation,
Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda in the USA and India with
respected and well-known teachers. He lecturers on yoga, meditation,
laughter yoga and ayurveda, nationally and internationally. He regularly
writes articles for health magazines on yoga and related issues. Martin
also initiated the very
successful online Meditation Summit during January 2015.Dr.
L. Mahadevan is
a Post-graduate, MD Ayurvedic Medical Doctorate (Ayurveda Vachaspathi).
He studied in his clinic in the traditional manner for 4 years and was exposed
to both classical and Rasa (Ayurvedic alchemy) styles of treatment. He
conducted classes for Ayurvedic medical students in the hospital and given lectures
and seminars in many parts of Tamilnadu.
belongs to a traditional Ayurvedic Family. His grandfather, Dr. Y. Mahadeva
Iyer, was a renowned Sanskrit and Vedic scholar and a successful
Ayurvedic physician. He established a reputed Ayurvedic hospital (Sri Sarada
Ayurvedic Hospital) at Kanyakumari District, the lands end of
Indi. Dr L Mahadevan
received the "Best Doctor Award - 2012" from Dr.V.S.Vijay,
Honorable Health Minister, Govt. of Tamilnadu.