2021 The Future of Plant Medicine Summit
Program & Replays
Practicing Ayurveda in South America with Local Herbs
We can all learn by listening to healer Arjun Das discuss the challenges and opportunities of applying traditional Indian medicine in remote areas of the planet. Come on a journey in search of preserving the power of classical guidelines adapted to different locations and limitations.
In This Session You'll Discover:
- The importance of respecting cultural boundaries when dealing with eastern traditional systems
- Learning with the shamans in the Amazon, their own "Ayurveda"
- Indigenous healing arts as a way of cultural resistance and preservation of tradition
Arjun S. Das is an Ayurvedic practitioner and Panchakarma specialist, and the director and founder of Clarity4life Institute in Brazil, creator of the celestial herbalism system — an integrated approach based on Ayurveda and Vedic astrology.
Essentially focused on studying the local herbs and their connection with the consciousness through the lens of Vedic astrology wisdom for health, meditation and spiritual evolution, Arjun serves as a guest lecturer at major Indian conferences. He’s also been teaching Ayurvedic healing and herbology for more than 20 years, training both natural health enthusiasts and clinicians in the U.S., The Bahamas, France, Italy and India.
Arjun, who is also a certified hatha yoga instructor, has received the blessings and guidance of many healing masters around the world and dedicates his life to conducting pioneering research on public health, traditional medicines and spirituality in Brazil, where he lives. A well-loved faculty member of The Shift Network, his course The Power of Celestial Herbalism has been highly appreciated among his base of global students.