This course in an introduction to Ayurveda, the holistic health and wellness system for our mind and body that comes from the ancient teachings of India. Our course focuses on Vedic Hindu tradition, with a focus on Samkhya Philosophy, and a detailed look at the three doshas, the psychosomatic constitution we were born with. The course is for beginners who are interested in learning about the system, as well as those who might be interested in pursuing the higher certification. As a ‘foundation’ course, this section provides tools for the student to start incorporating Ayurveda into their daily life, whether they are a yoga teacher, health practitioner, nurse or dietician.
- In Search of the Medicine Buddha by David Crow
- Complete a final exam.
- Complete assignments.
- Complete 2 case studies for review.
AYURVEDA: Nature’s Medicine by David Frawley and Dr. Subhash Ranade (2001)