Anxiety and Depression with Dr. David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri)
Anxiety and Depression are becoming epidemic throughout the world, increasing dramatically in the pandemic era. Our workshop will discuss the Ayurvedic view of Anxiety and Depression from the perspective of the doshas, gunas and ojas, including psychological immunity and the role of Yoga, Vedanta and meditation to help us master the mind. Special Ayurvedic herbs, oils and aromas will be examined as well, including rasayana for the mind.
Dr. David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri)
About: Dr. David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri) is a recipient of the prestigious Padma Bhushan award, the third highest civilian award granted by the government of India, “for distinguished service of a higher order to the nation,” honoring his work and writings as a Vedic teacher, which he received in January 2015.
He has a D. Litt. (Doctor of Letters), the highest educational title possible in the field of Yoga and Vedic sciences, from SVYASA (Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana), the only deemed Yoga university recognized by the Government of India. He has a second D. LITT. from Ram Manohar Lohia Ayodhya University, Uttar Pradesh that was given to him by the governor of Uttar Pradesh. He has a National Eminence Award from the South Indian Education Society (SIES), affiliated with the Kanchi Shankaracharya Math, which has only been given to about fifty educators over the last forty years.
In India, Vamadeva’s translations and interpretations of the ancient Vedic teachings have been acclaimed in both spiritual and scholarly circles. He has worked extensively teaching, writing, lecturing, conducting research and helping establish schools and associations in related Vedic fields worldwide over the last three decades.
In addition, he writes regularly for various publications and the social media on educational issues and the importance of Vedic knowledge for the entire world. He has been one of the main pioneers in introducing Ayurvedic medicine to the western world, as well as Jyotisha (Vedic astrology), the deeper aspects of Yoga and Vedanta, and the yogic interpretation of the Vedas
Course Date & Time
Sunday, June 26th 2022 9:00am-12:00pm
Online via Zoom
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