The Ayurvedic Institute was started in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1984 by Dr.Vasant Lad, BAMS, MASc. Here we teach traditional Ayurvedic Medicine and offer ancient Indian therapies to help heal and maintain the longevity & quality of life. As a process of self-healing, Ayurveda concentrates on diet, nutrition, lifestyle, meditation, postures, breathing exercises and medical herbs along with rejuvenation and cleansing programs for healing the mind,body and soul.
Our Education Programs have attracted students from around the globe and from many professions . We highlight the authenticity and depth of our offerings under the expertise of our faculty headed by Dr.Vasant Lad, with more than 40 years of experience.Our Panchakarma Programs provide the traditional cleansing therapies accompanied by diet and lifestyle recommendations .Our online store provides Ayurvedic Western herbs, audio , videotapes from our programs, incense,books, specialty foods and a variety of other products.
Take a break from the hectic lifestyle to relax and rejuvenate. Treatments are inspired by the teachings of Ayurveda and given by our highly skilled therapists who have decades of experience.The integration of Ayurveda and modern medicine with yoga, Jyotish , and other healing practices,bring about total awareness,health,and harmony. It is the goal of Vasant Lad to be able to offer a complete program of Ayurvedic study. It is similar in content that is taught in the Ayurvedic colleges in India.