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8-day / 200 hr workshop: Herbology & Dietary Treatments of Ayurveda 2019

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Learn to use food and herbs as medicine in the home of Ayurveda, Kerala, south India. A certified course on Ayurveda.

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Herbology and Dietary Treatments of Ayurveda

Fort Kochi, South India

A certified course on herbology and dietary treatment methods of Ayurveda. You will learn about using food as medicine, the principles of Ayurveda Pharmacology and herbal treatments for imbalances of all systems of the body.

Course Outline:

Daily: Introduction to 50 most used Ayurveda Herbs

  • Sanskrit Name, latin name, synonyms,
  • Attributes, taste, potency,Post digestive effects,
  • Action on doshas and tissues.
  • Internal uses, external uses, chemical compositions

Part 1: Using food as medicine (Ahara Chikitsa)

  • Balancing Vata with food and eating habits
  • Balancing Pitta with food and eating habits
  • Balancing Kapha with food and eating habits
  • Variations for kapha-vata, pitta-vata, kapha-pitta, etc.

Part 2: Principles of Ayurvedic Pharmacology (Dravya Guna)

  • Types of herbal substances (dravyas)
  • The 20 gunas (qualities) of herbal substances
  • Tastes and energetics of herbal substances: Rasa, Virya, Vipak, Prabhava
  • Actions of herbal substances: Karma

Part 3: Treatments for imbalances of dosha, dhatu, mala (Shamana Chikitsa)

Dietary and herbal treatments for:

  • The respiratory system (Prana Vayu Sotra)
  • The digestive system (Anna Vayu Sotra)
  • The water system (Ambu Vayu Sotra)
  • Conditions of the lymph (Rasa Vayu Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of the blood-liver-spleen (Rakta Vayu Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of the muscles (Mamsa Vaha Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of fat tissue (Meda Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of the joints and bones (Ashti Vaha Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of the nervous system (Medja Vayu Sotra & Dhatu)
  • Conditions of the reproductive system male/female (Shukra/Artava Vayu Sotra & Dhatu)
  • The colon (Purisha Vayu Sotra)
  • The sweat glands (Sveda Vayu Sotra)
  • The urinary system (Mutra Vayu Sotra)

US$750 for the 8-day workshop

Includes accommodation for 8 nights, certification for 55 hours of study (30 hours of small group training, 15 hours of self study) and discussion by Khabir twice a day. Price includes a private private room with an attached bathroom, an evening dinner on the first day and breakfast on the last day. The course also includes an herbal shopping tours, handouts, room cleaning service, lectures by guest speakers, access to Panchakarma treatments at reduced rates, close-by shopping and entertainment.

See full details of the course here: https://www.khabirsouthwick.com/ayurveda/ayurveda-training/courses-3-nov-2019

KHABIR SOUTHWICK, T.N., M.H., N.T., C.A.S., A.P., A.H.P.

  • [Registered] Ayurvedic Practitioner
  • [Registered] Ayurvedic Herbal Pharmacist
  • [Registered] Professional Ayurvedic Continuing Education Provider

Khabir Southwick (56) is an internationally recognized health consultant, Naturopath, Ayurveda health-care practitioner, herbalist, public speaker and author. He travels worldwide speaking on Ayurveda and consulting clients. For more information see: http://khabirsouthwick.com/home/khabir-southwick

Khabir maintains a private Ayurvedic health-care practice and herb clinic in Ojai (previously Santa Barbara), California. In last 25 years, he has helped thousands of people to naturally overcome a wide range of health conditions and improve their physical and mental well-being with individualized Ayurvedic diets, whole-food therapy, [Western & Ayurvedic] herbal treatments and traditional home remedies. More information about his services see: http://khabirsouthwick.com/services

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