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Ayurvedic Experience: a 5 day Summer School

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Date(s) - Thu 03 Aug 2017 - Mon 07 Aug 2017

Category : Continuing Professional Development - for qualified massage therapists

A unique 5 day event covering 3 Ayurvedic approaches: rejuvenating therapies, Ayurvedic diet detoxification and Yoga. Immerse yourself in all things Ayurveda with Prasad Ninan & Dr Anand P Nair, our visiting tutors from Kerala, South India.

Ayur = Life & Veda = Knowledge. For 5 days you will be transported over sea, back in time as well as journey deep into your own mindbodyspirit. Each day you will explore, learn and experience different health enhancing approaches, treatments and philosophies. You will leave with an increase in knowledge & vitality from our festival of Ayurveda!

Overview of the programme.

9am – 10am every morning we will start the day with Ayurvedic Yoga run by Jo Bertoletsos www.yoganaturesheffield.org.uk this class may be held outdoors, weather permitting.

Shirodhara Shutterstock10.15am – 5.30pm for 5 days 7-8 traditional Ayurvedic therapies.

  • Day 1Thursday 3rd August – History of Ayurveda, including origins, Tri Doshas and their significances. Discover your individual constitution/dosha and relate this to the appropriate Ayurvedic diet suited to you. The therapy explored and experienced on this day will be Shirodhara – the deeply relaxing treatment of pouring warm liquid on the third eye.
  • Day 2 Friday 4th August – the therapy explored and experienced on this day will be Abhyanga Snanam – Ayurvedic full body massage. Kati Vasti – oil treatment for lower back ache.
  • Day 3 Saturday 5th August – the therapy explored and experienced on this day will be Udwarthanam (powder massage) & Ayurvedic facial massage. An evening of ayurvedic food & community building.
  • Day 4 Sunday 6th August – the therapy explored and experienced on this day will be Shiroabhyanga – traditional Indian Head Massage.
  • Day 5 Monday 7th August Panchakarma theory. The therapy explored and experienced on this day will be Podi Kizhi –  Massage with herbal bundles.  Padabhyanga – Foot & Leg massage

A healthy detox for your constitution. Why not undertake an Ayurvedic diet detox during your 5 days? There will be guidance from Dr Anand so that you are cleansing in harmony with your dosha. Daily lunch and dinner dahl provided. Please indicate when booking your place if you’d like to take part.

NB: The participants will carry out the treatments on each other after instruction from Dr Anand and with supervision from Dr Anand and the SCMT teaching team.

This non residential event is for qualified Massage Therapists, bodyworkers from all disciplines, Yoga teachers & students or anyone who works in the health and wellbeing industry who has an interest in the traditional Indian approach to health & wellness. If you feel unsure whether this course is for you, please contact scmt@massage-training.co.uk

 Summer School 2017     Download PDF brochure: A unique 5 day event 8

All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance which can be used towards CPD requirements. Please inquire to your professional association for acceptance of the SCMT certificate. NB: The Ayurvedic Experience should be taken at your own risk, if in doubt check with your personal medical advisor.


Bookings are closed for this event.