We are happy to offer this course with Dr. Padmini Ranganathan for the third year in a row!  This course is for  anyone who wants to learn the basics of ayurveda and integrate the learnings into their daily life for better health and wellbeing. This course is mandatory for YITP graduates seeking to pursue Yoga Acharya and Yoga Vaidya. 

Spread over four months with pre-recorded and live sessions,  this 25-hour course can be added to your CE hours for RYT-300/RYT-500.

Topics covered

  • Panca mahabhutas
  • Doshas
  • Dhatus
  • Malas
  • Indriyas
  • Manas
  • Atma
  • Vayus
  • Agni
  • Ojas
  • How all of the above relate to each other as well as their role in health and disease.

The content will help you bring simple, sustainable changes in your food and lifestyle for better health, develop a deeper and subtler understanding of yourself and your relationship with the Universe, knowing how to balance and harmonise the various forces within and without.

About the teacher 

Dr. Padmini Ranganathan is a graduate (BAMS) of Ayurveda College. From her clinic in Mysore, India, she conducts regular seminars and courses for yoga teachers in India and across the world. She is passionate about the connection between yoga and Ayurveda. She has worked at a private clinic and conducted medical camps for three years in a rural Ayurveda project in the villages of Madurai. 


Live (12 hours): 4 – 6 pm IST*

2 & 9 February

1, 15, & 29 March

26 April

Pre-recorded (12 hours)

Assessment in April, followed by discussion on the assessment**.


Indian students living in India: INR 15,000

International students and non-resident Indians: USD 330 

*Recordings of the sessions will be shared for a limited period of time.

**Certificate of completion is issued only after successful completion of assessment.


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