EDUCATION

What is an Ayurvedic Practitioner?

What is an Ayurvedic Practitioner?

Āyurvedic Practitioners (AP) are competent in managing and treating diseases from the Āyurvedic perspective, using Āyurvedic etiology (nidāna), pathology (samprāpti), diagnosis and management of diseases (kāya cikitsā), in addition to practising and teaching the...

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What is an Ayurvedic Health Counselor

What is an Ayurvedic Health Counselor

Becoming an Āyurvedic Health Counselor is the first step on the educational path for any new student of Ayurveda.   Students take part in a 600 hour program typically over the course of 1 - 2 years.  As of July 1, 2021 students will be required to complete a minimum...

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NAMACB Exam Preparation

NAMACB Exam Preparation

Have you been hearing about the NAMA board exam and do your nerves immediately set in?  This article will help to sooth those nerves and provide you with helpful information on how to prepare should you decide to take the exam. Remember that Ayurveda is still a legal,...

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Mindfulness

Mindfulness

Breathe and Smile to Everything you Encounter. The Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh, led a retreat in Montreal, Canada.

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Surrender to What Is

There once was a son and his father living in a small village in Japan. They had a horse that helped them plow the field and bring food to the table. One day, the horse was gone.

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Cosmic Pure Love

Motiveless Tenderness of Heart An Ayurvedic doctor and a true Vedantin, Krishna Murti one night on the way back to Mysore, India after visiting a few villages as a part of his regular selfless service

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Mauna: A Practice of Silence

Author: Jacky Rae Once the disciple approached his Gruu and asked him where that Eternal, the Supreme Infinite, the Brahman of the Upanishadas, was. The master spoke not. The disciple asked him again and again, but the master did not open his mouth. He kept perfect...

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Admissions Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday, 10am – 2pm EST

Phone (USA):

+1 (321) 355-5862

Phone (Europe):

+44 1274 79 2039

P.O. Box:

2222 W. Grand River Ave Suite A
Okemos, MI 48864

Our Mission:

Our Mission is to bring quality Ayurvedic Medicine & Yoga Therapy education to our global community.  Yoga Veda Institute (YVI) provides an educational structure and an integrated learning environment for individuals to become Ayurvedic experts of technical expertise, professional excellence, and personal greatness – namely Ayurvedic Practitioners of Excellence.

Our Vision:

Our Vision is to change the face of medicine by educating a global community in a complete system of mind-body medicine that is unlike any other in the world.  

Our Culture:

Our Culture is inspired by the Ayurvedic Model of Care, reflecting philosophies, skills and behavior in both the way we model and train our students.   What we teach and how we teach exemplifies what it means to be a Ayurvedic Practitioner of excellence who is self-actualized and values courageous conversations and relationships built upon honesty and trust.  YVI delivers an Ayurvedic Model of Education; ultimately inspiring Ayurvedic students through their educational journey and beyond.