The program offered in Spanish in Republica Dominicana is the most complete available in Latin America.
Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana (PRWEB) August 27, 2013
Ayurveda is the traditional medicine of India. It literally means in sanscrit "knowledge or wisdom of life." As a mind-body-spirit medicine, its scope enters into the realms of the spirit and the transformation of consciousness. Its fundamental philosophy is that disease is the end result of living out of harmony with our environment. In order to re-establish optimal health, one must discover where we are living out of harmony and then adopt a lifestyle which brings us back into perfect harmony and health. For more information, please visit: http://www.escuelaayurveda.com/recursos/contacto/ayurveda-en-republica-dominicana-santo-domingo.
The Foundations course offered in Santo Domingo and throughout the country (Fundamentos de Ayurveda) is a fifty credit hours course and can be taken as a stand-alone course or as part of the Ayurvedic Massage and Body Therapy courses (including abhyanga). In order to complete the program, the student has to submit a series of reading comprehension questions and a variety of self-healing and self-exploration exercises. The program costs $175 US (about 86,000 Chilean pesos).
The Ayurveda program in Republica Dominicana covers the following subjects:
Introduction to history, philosophy, mythology of Ayurveda
Five element theory (elemento éter, aire, fuego, agua, tierra)
Sensory therapies (including aromatherapy)
Fundamentals of determining a patient's constitution
Established in 1995, the Ayurvedic school is the longest running college offering professional training programs for the study of Ayurvedic Medicine in the West (medicina ayurvedica). The school offers a variety of shorter length workshops and seminars, and trains students to become Ayurvedic practitioners. The school also offers in Santiago Domingo and throughout Republica Dominicana the Educador de Salud Ayurveda" program, a year-long training program.
For more information on the programs offered by the Escuela de Ayurveda de California, please visit http://www.EscuelaAyurveda.com or call +1 530 616 8332.