INSTRUCTORS

Dr Priyanka Rajan, BAMS


Priyanka Rajan comes from a prestigious family of Ayurvedic Physicians and Vaidyas in India. Priyanka Rajan got her Bachelors in Ayurvedic Medicine from Tamil Nadu MGR Medical School in India. She lives in New Jersey, and, has taught Ayurveda courses at Ayurveda Wellness Institute Inc. at California.
 

Monika Singhal, Ayurveda Practitioner
 

Monica Singhal attended one of the most prestigious Medical schools in New Delhi India-All India Institute of Medical Sciences. After specializing in Dermatology, she decided not to pursue Western Medicine, and, instead decided to focus all her attention to Ayurveda and holistic medicine. Ms. Singhal completed her Ayurveda Practitioner seminar San Diego College of Ayurveda. She practices out of San Diego, California.
 

Dr Janardhana V Hebbar
 

Dr Janardana Hebbar, BAMS, MD(Ayurveda) Dr. Janardana Hebbar finished his Bachelors in Ayurvedic Medicine from Bapuji Ayurvedic Medical College in Karnakta. He finished his Masters and Doctorate in Ayurveda from ALN Rao Ayurveda College in Karnataka in South India. He runs the famous website easyasyurveda. He has served as an Associate professor of Ayurveda in Alva Medical College, India.
 

Dr Aparna Dandekar, DO, AP


Dr. Aparna Dandekar received both her Bachelor of Arts in Sanskrit as well as her Bachelors of Science in Zoology from the University of Washington, Seattle ('96). She received her doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA ('02), and did her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County Medical Center ('05).Dr.
Aparna Dandekar is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and graduated from San Diego School of Ayurveda as Ayurveda Wellness Practitioner and is a professional member of NAMA. She practices Ayurveda in Oakland and offers Home Visits as well.
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Henry Groover AP (Pandit Atul Krishna Das)


Chief Technical officer, owner and Instructor - Vedic Astrologer, Ayurvedic Practitioner, and Sanskrit Pundit - Henry Groover teaches Yoga Teacher Training and Yoga Therapy Seminars. Subjects taught include Sanskrit, Yogic Texts and Jyotish. Henry is a Vedanta pundit of Vaishnava Vedic Philosophy, Samkhya Philosophy and Sanskrit, Pundit Krishnaji has translated and edited several ancient Sanskrit texts including Srimad Bhagavad Gita, Sri Brahma Samhita, Hitopadesha, Origin of Ratha Yatra and various Stotrams. He has also composed various Sanskrit verses and

 

Pradeepa Rayasam, Ayurveda Practitioner
 

Ms Rayasam completed both her Ayurveda Counselor and Ayurveda Practitioner program through San Diego College of Ayurveda and Narayana Ayurveda under the direct mentorship of Dr Monica Groover.
She also studied with Dr Vasant Lad. Pradeepa furthered her studies in India when she immersed herself in Ayurveda internships and Panchakarma at Sharada Hospital India under Dr J.V Hebbar. In addition to Ayurveda, Ms Rayasam is a yoga teacher and a classically trained Indian Dancer.

Deborah Cortez

Deborah has been a Nurse Practitioner for over 30 years and has completed her Ayurveda Counselor from Narayana Ayurveda.

She teaches and counsels foundation principles of Ayurveda assists students in Internships.

Monica B Groover