Application of Fundamental Ayurveda Principles in Diagnosis.
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 India.
Mahadevan receives "Best Doctor Award - 2012" at The Dr.MGR
Medical University, Chennai on in 2012 from Dr.V.S.Vijay, Honorable
Health Minister, Govt. of Tamilnadu. He lecture and teach internationally
and is a regular Ayurveda teacher at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers,
Neyyar dam, Kerala. More
Proving Ancient Wisdom of Ayurveda with Modern Science
DC, CAP, is a globally recognized leader in the fields of natural health, Ayurveda,
and sports medicine. He is the creator of LifeSpa.com the leading Ayurvedic
health and wellness resource on the web.
LifeSpa.com is evolving the way Ayurveda is understood around the
world, with over 500 articles and videos proving ancient wisdom with modern science.
is the former Director of Player Development for the New Jersey Nets NBA team,
author of 6 books, a repeat guest on the Dr. Oz show, and featured in Woman's
World Magazine, Huffington Post, Yoga Journal and dozens
of other publications. He directs LifeSpa, the 2014 Holistic Wellness Center
of the year in Boulder, CO. More
The Three Doshas in Ayurveda
Shekhar Annambhotla, B.A.M.S., M.D.-Ayurved, born in Tangutur, Andhra Pradesh,
India in 1963, is an Ayurvedic Specialist who was trained in India and
has been practicing and teaching ayurveda worldwide since 1988.
his extensive travels, he delivered lectures and offered consultations on Ayurveda
for health professionals and for the general public. He gave several newspaper
interviews and radio talks on Ayurveda and was also interviewed on BBCs
2002, Shekhar has been the Founding Director of Ojas LLC, Ayurveda Wellness
Center, in Pennsylvania, USA. He is the Founder, President and Chairman
of the Board of Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America (AAPNA).
He is Founding Director of Global Ayurveda Conferences, USA.
served on the Board of Directors for National Ayurvedic Medical Association
(NAMA) from 2005-2010. He has taught ayurveda courses in many prestigious
universities in the United States. He was awarded the Tathagat International
Excellence Award 2011 in Dubai and received the award Ayurveda
Khandantara Sthapanacharya Award for promoting ayurveda around the globe.
He is on the editorial board for Light on Ayurveda Journal, MA, USA.
passion and love for Ayurveda fuels his vision for the development and
growth of Ayurveda, including creating and implementing high quality ayurvedic
education and training programs in the west. More
Food Is Medicine
Indu Arora is a
Master Yoga Teacher & Yoga Therapist, Ayurvedic Clinician, Healer
and Author, with more than 15 years of teaching experience.
is the director of Yogsadhna and the Membership Director of Association
of Ayurvedic Professionals of Northern America. She has a Doctorate in
Alternate Medicine (MD) and Awarded with Yoga Shiromani and Yoga Bhaskar.
"Rishi Award~ Sage" for Excellence in Teaching Meditation",
"Hind-Ratna~Gem of India", "Ray of Hope", "Yoga
Ratna~ Jewel of Yoga" for Yoga, Meditation and Ayurveda,
She travels globally for International Yoga Therapy Teacher Training programs,
Yoga and Ayurveda Retreats, Conferences and Festivals.
globally initiated the 200 Hour Ayurveda Parichaya (Ayurveda for Self-health Care)
Training on the models of Government of India (AYUSH), approved by AAPNA.
She has authored several articles on Yoga, Meditation, Yoga Therapy
and Ayurveda globally sand is the author of "Yoga: Ancient Heritage
Tomorrow Vision" and "Mudra: The Sacred Secret"
philosophy is "Nothing has the greatest Power to heal, But SELF".
Ayurvedic Psychology: Balancing the Mind through balancing Prana-Tejas and Ojas
Marc Halpern, (Ayurvedacharya) is one of the
pioneers of Ayurveda in the West and is considered to be a pre-eminent
practitioner and teacher of Ayurveda in the United States. He was awarded
the All India Award for Best Ayurvedic Physician as well as the Caraka
and Sushruta awards from the Association of Ayurvedic Professionals
of North America (AAPNA).
is also a co-founder of the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine
and the National Council on Ayurvedic Education. Dr. Marc Halpern
started his career as a Doctor of Chiropractic.
journey to understand the cause of suffering and to heal himself led him to the
field of Ayurvedic Medicine in 1991 when he completed in a post-graduate
certification program. Dr. Halpern sought out Dr. David Frawley
as a teacher and that began a journey deeper into the Vedic sciences.
Halpern is the author of two important textbooks in the field of Ayurvedic
Medicine as well as the popular book, Healing Your Life; Lessons on the
Path of Ayurveda and the audio recording; Yoga Nidra and Self Healing.
He has published
articles in almost every major journal and magazine of Yoga or Ayurveda.
addition to his work with the California College of Ayurveda, Dr. Halpern
is a certified yoga instructor and a regular teacher of Ayurveda at International
Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers worldwide. More
Ayurveda Lifestyle & Routine
Vivek Shanbhag is an Ayurvedic Medicine Expert, a licensed Naturopathic
Doctor, Professor & Best-Seller Author with over 30 years experience.
He is the Founder & Director of YogaAyurveda.org, a natural Medicine
Clinic, Academy & Wellness Spa. He specializes in integrating Ayurveda,
Naturopathic Medicine & Yoga Therapy to treat chronic diseases
& metabolic disorders. Dr. Shanbhag is a renowned physician, professor,
researcher & author. For more than 30 years, he has successfully run various
Ayurveda institutions in India, USA & Japan.
Shanbhag received the Award for Excellence in Ayurvedic Practice by
the Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America, 2013. He presently
serves on the Faculty at Bastyr University, Seattle, and on the
Board of Directors, California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine (CAAM).
He is the best-seller author of Beginners Introduction to Ayurveda
by Keats Publishing. In 1988, Dr. Shanbhag was awarded the prestigious
I.I.M. Gold Medal for his MD (Ayurveda, India) Research Thesis. In 2008, International
Academy of Ayurveda Physicians honored him with the Vishwa Ayurveda Ratna
Shanbhag specializes in treatment of Chronic Diseases & Metabolic Disorders.
He integrates Ayurvedic and Naturopathic medicine in his clinical
practice. For individuals and families, he plays the role of a wellness coach.
Jyotish In Ayurveda
Robert Svoboda is the first westerner ever to graduate from a college of Ayurveda
and be licensed to practice Ayurveda in India. During and after his formal
training in Ayurveda, he was tutored in Ayurveda, Yoga, Jyotish,
Tantra and other forms of classical Indian lore by his mentor, the Aghori
author of more that a dozen books, he lived in India for more than a decade, after
which he has continued to spend much of each year there and in other lands. Dr.
Svoboda served as Adjunct Faculty for the Ayurvedic Institute in
Albuquerque and for Bastyr University in Seattle. More
Healing Mental Disorders through Ayurveda
Partap Chauhan is an author, public speaker, TV personality and master
Ayurvedic physician. He currently serves as the Director of Jiva Ayurveda
and spearheads all its medical and pharmaceutical activities. His TV shows, which
are broadcast on leading channels such as Sanskar, Care World TV,
News 24, Darshan 24, etc. have a consolidated viewership of more
than 50 million people. Dr. Chauhan has been dedicating himself to popularizing
Ayurveda across the globe since 1992, having given consultations and conducted
workshops and lectures in over 50 countries.
Chauhan is a silver medalist in Ayurveda from the University of Delhi, India.
He is an expert in treating the so-called incurable diseases, in Pharmacology
and Rasashastra. He is also the pioneer in applying modern technology to
the ancient science of Ayurveda.
of two bestselling books, Eternal Health and Eternal Beauty, and dozens
of DVD videos on health problems, Dr. Chauhan teaches Ayurveda both
at Jiva as well as in other countries. He is a regular contributor to several
international health periodicals and magazines. He has also conducted hundreds
of stress-management workshops for government officers, defense scientists and
corporate executives from avariety of companies
Chauhan is a member of various national and international health Associations
and is the visiting professor to Ayurveda Gurukula, Japan, Ayurveda
Academy, Lithuania and a number of international Universities. More
Subhash Ranade is one of the foremost experts on Ayurveda. He is the
chairman of International Academy of Ayurved in Pune, India and a leading
academician and physician in the field of Ayurveda. |
has given many television interviews on Ayurveda, not only in India but
also in USA, Poland, Italy, Germany, Brazil and Chile as well. He is the author
of 145 books on Ayurveda and Yoga which have been published in a
variety of langueges.
has worked as Prof. and Head, Dept. of Interdisciplinary School of Ayurveda
and Prof. and Head, Dept. of Ayurveda Pune University and Principal of
Ashtang Ayurveda College, Pune, India.
has written hundreds of articles on Ayurveda and Yoga in various
magazines and newspapers. He has also attended many International and National
seminars on Ayurveda and Yoga. Vaidya Ranade is a visiting
professor at various institutes of health and Ayurveda worldwide and along
with his wife Vaidya Sunanda. More
Prana, Tejas, and Ojas in relationship to Ayurvedic Cooking and Marma Therapy
Morningstar, MA, RPE, RYT, works with Ayurvedic nutrition and self
care, polarity therapy, and Integral yoga. She has been practicing
in the Santa Fe community since 1974. She is a member of the National
Ayurvedic Medical Association, the American Polarity Therapy Association,
and the Integral Yoga Teachers Association.
has been working with food, energy and healing for 34 years, and with Ayurveda
since 1983. Amadea loves to teach about nutrition and polarity therapy. She integrates
a Western perspective with an Eastern one, as a student of Tibetan Buddhism
is the author of The Ayurvedic Cookbook, Ayurvedic Cooking for Westerners,
and The Ayurvedic Guide to Polarity Therapy. Amadea
is an internationally recognized author, teacher, and registered polarity educator.
Her books on Ayurvedic healing have been published in India, Germany,
Holland, Bulgaria, and Italy, as well as in the U.S. More
Agni & Ama
Suhas Kshirsagar is a world-renown Ayurvedic physician & Educator
from India born of a traditional Rig-Vedic family. He holds a M.D. in Ayurvedic
Medicine, with a Gold Medal from the prestigious Pune University in India.
Suhas is one of the most academically accomplished Ayurvedic physicians
in US, Who has traveled worldwide popularizing Ayurvedic Medicine, setting
up clinics, offering courses for both medical professional and laypersons, and
has provided Ayurvedic consultations for thousands of patients.
is an internationally acclaimed motivational speaker and a visiting Professor
at various Ayurvedic Schools & Universities, worldwide. He is an Adviser
and Consultant for the Chopra Center University. He has featured in numerous radio
and television shows like Dr OZ, NBC and many more. He is an experienced
Clinician & an insightful Vedic Counselor, who adds tremendous value to his
clients and students alike.
He is an internationally acclaimed Researcher, Best Selling Author, Formulator
and Consultant to various nutraceutical companies. He is currently the Director
of "Ayurvedic Healing" an Integrative Wellness Clinic in Santa
Cruz, California. More
Becoming the Medicine We Practice
Claudia Welch is
a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an Ayurvedic practitioner and educator,
and the author of Balance Your Hormones, Balance Your Life: Achieving Optimal
Health and Wellness Through Ayurveda, Chinese Medicine and Western Science.
lectures internationally on Oriental and Ayurvedic medicines and Womens
Health, bringing a depth of knowledge and a sense of joy to her presentations.
She has served on the teaching faculty of The Ayurvedic Institute, Kripalu
School of Ayurveda, Southwest Acupuncture College, and Acupractice
field of teaching: Ayurveda, Women's Health, Traditional Chinese Medicine,
Nadi Theory in Pranayama.
Process of Disease according to Ayurveda
Rama Prasad teaches, presents and practices Ayurveda internationally and has
done so for over 25 years. Dr. Prasad's training style is an absorbing
blend of pure devotion with a strong sense of logic.
promotes the ayurveda education with science and common sense so that students
and practitioners get an accurate understanding of its principles and application.
He has organised and has been part of over 2 dozen international ayurveda
and yoga conferences in India and Australia.
has identified around 2000 classical Ayurveda herbs in Australia,
including many species which are endangered in India. In his Sydney, Brisbane
and Melbourne clinics, Dr. Prasad deals with all health conditions but specialises
in "stress and its effect on the body" and used effective mind-body
treatment techniques. Currently he is working on a number of projects internationally,
including an Ayurveda dictionary, an interactive online health training software,
an "Ayurveda story telling" exhibition / eduction material and an Ayurveda
is part of a vibrant Ayurveda community with passionate professionals and participants
in Australia. When he is back in Trithala, his south Indian Kerala
village with his 7 year old daughter, he still performs his traditional duties
- helping his mother making Tulsi garlands for their local temple deities.
Ayurveda Dermatology: Diet and Lifestyle for Skin Diseases
Gaurang Joshi, B.A.M.S.(Gold Medalist,Gujarat Ayurved University),M.D.(Med.Alt.).
Director of Atharva Multi Speciality Ayurveda Hospital, Cancer Research
Center & Panchakarma and Skin Care hospital in Gujarat, India.
Joshi is a consulting Ayurvedic Immunologist, a Panchkarma Physician
and a Skin Specialist. He is a Gold Medalist Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine &
Surgery from Jamnagar Ayurveda University in April 1994. He is the Chairman
of Atharva Life Science Academic and Research (ALAR) Foundation & the
CEO of Green Tree Botanicals Pv.Ltd.
worked with super specialist Physicians, Surgeons, Gynecologist and Radiation
Oncologist in various hospitals in South Gujarat, successfully treating the most
complicated skin disease e.g. Leucoderma (Vitiligo) and Psoriasis.
Doshas, Dhatus and Malas
Vijay Jain brings more than 40 years of experience in General Surgery and
18 years of focused study of integrative medicine to his work with Amrit Yoga
intention is to integrate traditional/Western medicine with ancient Indian medicine
and well-tried systems of healing from different cultures. He has studied mind/body
medicine with Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD, Yoga Therapy from Vivekenanda Research
Center in Bangalore, India, courses in Ayurvedic medicine
with Dr. Sunil Joshi, MD (Ayurvedic) in Nagpur, India and courses
in Integrative Medicine with Dr. Andrew Weil in Tucson, AZ.
has studied Ayurveda and Panchakarma with Dr. Prerak Shah
, MD (Ayurvedic) in Ahmedabad. In addition to his surgery practice,
Dr. Jain lectures on Ayurvedic Principles and Practices, and how
to create Optimal Health. Recently, he has become interested in the science of
graceful aging as it relates to holistic practices. More
Ayurveda in Primary Health Care
(Ayurveda Vaidya) studied Ayurveda in Trivandrum, Kerala,
South India. Cornelis is the director of Europa Ayurveda Centrum in
the Netherlands and an international authority on the efficacy of medicinal
herbs on biological systems.
Together with Dr. V.P. Mohana Kumari he
founded the International Open University for Traditional Ayurveda,
Siddha, Unani and Tribal Art in Europe. (IOU-TASTAM).
He is the regular author of the Spices Board of India with his highly
appreciated columns on Ayurveda medicinal herbs.
is actively involved in the promotion of Ayurveda in primary health care
in Europe that is equitable, accessible, affordable, and people-centred.
He strongly believes that the two systems of Traditional and Western
medicine need not clash.
is engaged in scientific research into the effectiveness of traditional Ayurvedic
medicines together with knowledge institutes, SME's and hospitals in Europe. Current
project involves a collaboration between Wageningen University with a research
on a traditional Ayurveda herbal preparation as a treatment for Diabetes
Mellitus type 2 and the second project with the University of Utrecht
on the reduction of antibiotics by using Ayurveda herbs with antimicrobial
Mental Health with Ayurveda
is an internationally renowned Ayurvedic healer, teacher, and scholar.
She underwent 14 years of apprenticeship in Ayurvedic medicine at a traditional
school (Gurukulam) in India. She is also President of the California Association
of Ayurvedic Medicine (CAAM) and leads a statewide campaign for Ayurveda
education and legislation and hosts state and national Ayurveda conferences.
is the founder of Vedika Global, has dedicated her life to the dissemination
of Vedic knowledge for the spiritual upliftment of all beings. She is a
distinguished Vedic Scholar, and the living custodian of an eminent Vedic
lineage from Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Shunya has the special gift of awakening hope in suffering hearts and minds.
Her discourses, displaying the depth of her knowledge, greatly benefit all students,
regardless of their background, spiritual alignment, and state of consciousness.
As a teacher, Acharya Shunya exudes compassion for all beings, and demonstrates
tireless dedication towards alleviating existential suffering, by dispelling spiritual
ignorance and igniting knowledge of the true Self. More
Panchakarma in Ayurveda
Prerak Shah is
an international lecturer on the treatment of various topics such as the Management
of Diabetes, Allergies, Beauty and Stress Management using Ayurvedic medicine
and Panchkarma therapy.
conducs several training courses under Ayulink Education for overseas students
for practical training in the field of Ayurveda and Panchkarma since 1996. Students
from USA, UK, Switzerland have participated in this course till today.
Dr Shah is associated with Ayurveda institutes, clinics or centres, as
well he serves Ayurveda Hotels, Spa and Resorts as an consultant. He pioneer to
promote Ayurveda Tourism in the Gujarat State. As pharmaceutical
consultant with special interest in research and development of natural, herb-based
health products for nutritional and cosmetic purposes, he is involved in exports
(Ayulink Food Products) and Clinical Research.
is writer of several technical books on Ayurveda subjects in different
languages (Gujarati, Hindi and English). His book on Panchkarma is translated
and published in Italian language too. More
Inroduction to the Ayurveda Summit
Tiwari has been
the pioneering grandmother of Ayurveda in North America through the Wise
Earth School of Ayurveda. This helped to reignite the flames of this
immutable education in the world.
has been renovating the work of Inner Medicine - sadhana; nature's
non-clinical principles & practices in alignment with the Atharva Veda.
Her teachings are based on the importance of Food, Breath & Sound.
to be a Guest Speaker and to Introduce this online Ayurveda Summit.
Modern Technologies of Pulse Analysis in Ayurveda
Oleg Sorokin, PhD
& the CEO of Biokvant Ltd. He is an Associate Professor, Deputy Dean
and Team Leader of Medical Engineering Group in Novosibirsk Medical University.
Scientist and Researcher in the field of Ayurveda, Clinical Physiology,
Electrophysiology and Clinical Phytotherapy.
developer of software and hardware kit VedaPulse, Oleg recently came back
from his trip to the USA where he gave a workshop to Dr. Vasant Lad and
his students. Dr. Lad tested the possibilities of VedaPulse computer
pulse diagnosis system.
is an innovative medical device for providing the in-depth health diagnosis based
on two methods: Heart Rate Variability (HRV) and the authors methodology,
created on the basis of the traditional pulse diagnosis in Ayurveda. More