Vaidya (Dr) Priyaa Balaa
BAMS, MSc, LMT, DYN
has been practicing Ayurveda in the US and India for the past fifteen years. She completed her (B.A.M.S) Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery degree from the prestigious Dr M.G.R Medical University, Tamilnadu, India. She has a graduate degree in Psychology from the University of Madras, India and a Diploma in Yoga & Naturopathy. She also studied Acupunture and Acupressure in CBIATC ,Beijing, China and trained in Dr Vora's Accupressure under Dr Ravindran Kannan of Bangalore. Priyaa's unique approach to health integrates the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda, marma (energy points), Accupressure, Siddha with naturopathic cleansing, healing and relaxation through yoga & meditation. She is affiliated to SKY (Master -Simplified Kundalini Yoga), New Jersey chapter, AAPNA ( Membership Director -Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America), WISE (Research Scientist -World Institute of Scientific Exploration), Maryland, USA and IUYA (Faculty -International University of Yoga and Ayurveda), Salt Springs, Florida.
R.Ph, M.Pharm, MBA, DAMS
is an Integrative Pharmacist & Ayurvedic Practitioner passionate about educating and helping people achieve vibrant health. She holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Pharmacy from Goa College of Pharmacy, India, MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ and a Diploma in Ayurveda Medical Science (D.A.M.S) from BSS College, Chennai, India. Prior to establishing Ayurvedashram, she practiced as a registered pharmacist and Pharmacy Manager in New Jersey. Focusing on evidence-based research, she integrates her expertise in medication and disease state management with Ayurvedic principles and solutions. She speaks on mind-body wellness at corporate seminars and workshops. Pari is Member, Executive Committee, Council for Ayurveda Research (CAR), USA, Research Scientist, World Institute for Scientific Exploration (WISE) and Associate Editor, Ayurveda Journal of Health (AJH), USA. Including her work, Pari enjoys being with family, in nature, creative DIY projects and meditation.
Danie Marie was trained through the Light Leaders children yoga program in Los Angeles, CA. She also underwent a 200 hour Hatha yoga training in CA. She is a certified Core Energy Life Coach and holds her M.A in spiritual psychology. Her kid’s yoga class is designed in such a way where children get to express themselves through dance, interactive storytelling, partner yoga, singing/chanting, mindfulness exercises and more, which leads to inner healing and self- expression.
Tatianne is a Panchakarma therapist and a Biology student at Kean University. She is a firm believer of the power of holistic health and plans to become a holistic nutritionist/ dietitian in the future, incorporating the wisdom of Ayurveda in her practice. In her free time she enjoys writing, learning languages, doing arts and crafts, reading about health and wellness and listening to music.