Our Vision

At the heart of our ethos lies the conviction that Ayurveda ought to be within reach for all, regardless of location or circumstance. Our Vision is to revolutionize the landscape of mind-body medicine, rendering top-tier Ayurvedic education readily available worldwide. Committed to dismantling barriers, we strive to foster a diverse global cohort, welcoming learners from all walks of life—embracing varied cultures, faiths, ethnicities, and socioeconomic backgrounds—to study under Authentic Vidyas (Instructors) the profound art and science of Ayurvedic Medicine. Above all, our vision is to democratize Ayurveda, ensuring accessibility for our global community, irrespective of financial means.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to ensure quality Ayurvedic education is accessible to everyone, everywhere.

Our Culture

The culture at Yoga Veda Institute is a direct reflection of the Ayurvedic Model of Care. It permeates through our teaching philosophies, methodologies, and the professional conduct we instill in our students. We are devoted to shaping practitioners who are enlightened and self-actualized, encouraging meaningful dialogue and fostering relationships anchored in integrity, honesty and trust. Our educational model is not just about transferring wisdom—it’s about igniting a lifelong passion for Ayurveda in our students, influencing their journey during their time with us and far beyond.

Our Story

Founded in 2010 with a core belief in the democratization of Ayurveda and Yoga, Yoga Veda Institute emerged as a beacon of accessible education. We firmly hold that these ancient practices are rights and should not be restricted to the privileged few. Since our inception, our mission has been to provide quality education to all, regardless of background or circumstance.

Over the years, we have evolved into the world’s largest community of Ayurvedic seekers, having served over 2000 students and counting. Despite our growth, our founders remain unwavering in their commitment to these foundational beliefs. As we continue on our journey, we are dedicated to empowering individuals worldwide with the transformative wisdom of Ayurveda and Yoga.

Our Leadership

Jacky Rae, with her vision and passion for Ayurveda, serves as both the Co-Founder and Director of Yoga Veda Institute. Her dedication to making Ayurvedic education accessible to all has been the driving force behind our institution’s mission.

In addition to Jacky Rae, our Leadership Team comprises accomplished women who are not only Ayurvedic professionals in their own right but also women, mothers, students, and are all uniquely passionate about Ayurvedic medicine. Their diverse backgrounds and experiences enrich our programs and ensure that we provide comprehensive, deeply personal, and nurturing education to each one of our students.

Our DEIB Commitment

Yoga Veda Institute (YVI) ardently upholds our pledge to champion diversity, equity, inclusion (DEI), and belonging (B) within the realm of Ayurvedic Medicine. We are committed to nurturing an ethos of inclusivity and community among our staff and collaborators, with the goal of contributing to the broader narrative of health equity on a global scale.

At YVI, we regard each person as a treasured component of our collective, acknowledging their inherent worth and contributions to our mission. We strive to create a welcoming space where mutual respect and a sense of belonging are the cornerstones, where the diverse identities, experiences, viewpoints, and talents of each individual are valued and celebrated. It is through this lens of diversity and unwavering commitment to equity that YVI aspires to effectively meet the needs of our ever-growing and multifaceted network of practitioners and clients in Ayurvedic Medicine.

At Our Core - We're All About Connection

Connection lies at the core of our mission, shaping every aspect of our journey together. To discover if Yoga Veda Institute resonates with your Ayurvedic aspirations, we invite you to connect directly with our program director.