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Ayurveda In Nepal: The Vajracharya Medical Tradition

Thursday, October 20, 2016
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Banyen Books & Sound
3608 West 4th Ave.

Join Todd Caldecott, author of Food As Medicine, for a fascinating lecture on the venerable Vajracharya medical tradition of Kathmandu. As a 20 year practitioner of Ayurveda, Todd will share his experience working with this 800 year old hereditary lineage, using ancient medicines to treat modern disease. Todd will explain the origin of this unique Buddhist lineage and it’s connection to Ayurveda, as well as share details of his upcoming tour to Nepal next February to explore this tradition further.

Todd Caldecott has been in practice as a medical herbalist and practitioner of Ayurveda for two decades. He has had a broad array of clinical experiences in diverse locations, including North America, SE Asia, and the Caribbean, working with a variety of conditions, including autoimmune disease and metabolic disorders. He is a registered professional member with both the AHG and NAMA, and serves as Director of the Dogwood School of Botanical Medicine. He is author of the book Food As Medicine and co-editor of Ayurveda In Nepal. In 2014, he was honored at Bastyr University as the Visiting Mitchell Scholar.

Ayurveda in Nepal Immersion Program with Todd Caldecott:
A travel experience into the art and science of Ayurveda

February 5 - 18, 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal
info & registration here.