Thursday Satsang – May 2, 2019
“Ayurveda and Yoga for Mental Health”
with Asavari Manvikar, BAMS
Bachelors of Ayurvedic Medicine Asavari Manvikar is a classically trained Ayurvedic doctor, who has earned her and Surgery (BAMS) degree in 1997, and Master’s in Kayachikitsa (Ayurveda medicine) in 2000 from the University of Pune, India. In 2001, she was awarded with a Gold Medal for her scholarly thesis work by Institute of Indian Medicine. She is a dedicated practitioner and teacher of Ayurveda. She has been practicing Ayurveda for more than 20 years.
Asavari served as a Doctor of Ayurveda Medicine Faculty Member at the BSDT’s Ayurveda College, Wagholi, Pune from 2001 until 2003. She collaborated with her colleagues to conduct research studies about Ayurveda Medicine
In 2011, she developed and teaches a graduate-level course CSPH 5343 ‘Ayurveda, The Science of Self-Healing’, at the Earl E Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing, University of Minnesota. Through this course she addresses the ethics, principles, and spirituality underlying the most ancient healing system of Ayurveda, and how to integrate it with yoga, for overall wellbeing.
6:00 p.m. Hatha Yoga with Lori Beron
7:00 p.m. Meditation with Swami Radha Bharati
8:30 p.m. No Soup Because of Remodel
9:00 p.m. Prayers and Meditation
All are welcome! Come for the entire evening, or join at any time. There is no need to make reservations. Simply show up and enjoy yourself!
6:00 – 7:00: Hatha Yoga for Everyone! ($10)
7:00 – 7:30: Guided Meditation (free!)
7:30 – 8:30: Inspiring Presentation and discussion (donation appreciated)
8:30 – 9:00: Vegetarian soup (suggested donation $3)
9:00: Evening Prayers and Clean-up