Ayurvedic Marma Chikitsa with Isvari (Mary Ann) Johnson

October 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – October 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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Ayurvedic Marma Chikitsa with Isvari (Mary Ann) Johnson @ Everveda

Ayurveda Master Class Series

Ayurvedic Marma Chikitsa

with Isvari (Mary Ann) Johnson

Learn the profound healing from vital energy points called Marma, from the lineage of 

Dr. Vasant Lad. All are welcome who have interest in helping family, friends or clients feel better through this simple but extremely effective hands on therapy, that heals body, mind and spirit. Isvari has a heartfelt and fun style of teaching. You will be sure to take home precious jewels of information to help “Spread the Love” with Ayurveda. 

Isvari (Mary Ann) Johnson is a sincere and dedicated practitioner/teacher of Ayurveda and Yoga. In 1997, she received her Yoga Teacher and Advanced Teacher Training from the Sivananda International Vedanta Center at the Yoga Retreat in Nassau, Bahamas. In 2004, she graduated from Ayurvedic Studies I and II, and finished her studies with Dr Vasant Lad in India in the Gurukula Program. She returned to the Yoga Retreat, joining the Well Being Center as an Ayurvedic Practitioner, consulting and giving body treatments. For over a decade, she has traveled internationally, holding seminars and workshops with emphasis on body treatments, nutrition, cooking and yoga. Isvari is a motivating teacher and life coach. Currently, she is the Director of Ayurveda at the Wellness Center at the Sivananda Yoga Ranch in Woodbourne, NY. She is also on the faculty of Dr Vasant Lad’s Institute in Pune, India.

EverVeda Marma Class Oct 11 – 13

Friday, Oct. 11 6:00 – 8:00 PM

• Getting to Know Isvari
• Introduction to Marma Chikitsa (History/Therapeutic Action/Functions) 

Saturday, Oct. 12 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

• Basic principles of Ayurveda (Tridoshic Theory/Subdoshas/Prakruti/Vikruti)
• What are Dhatus, Agni and Ama • Guidelines for Practitioners
• Locations of marmani in relation to the five elements in the physical body.
• Location of marmani and the Subdoshas
• What is Angula and Tada
• Sadhana Pranahara Marmani (The Eight Great Marmani)
• Practicum of Dr Vasant Lad’s Healing with Polarity Points
 AyurYoga Class ( Time permitting)

Sunday, Oct. 13 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

• How to use Dr Vasant Lad’s Marma Points of Ayurveda Book
• Emotions and the organs
• How to use tuning forks
• Practicum of Dr Lad’s full body Marma therapy 

Investment: $380/pp

Includes Vegetarian Lunch and snacks