Early Bird: Ayurvedic Massage Training; Marma Chikitsa Part 1 - In Person, 9/28 & 29, 2024
12 hours
This program provides 12 contact hours in Marma Therapeutic Ayurvedic Massage.

Marma points (Marmani) are vital energy points on the body that are important junctures to the energy pathways for healing. The origin of acupuncture or shiatsu of Traditional Chinese Medicine, they are often compared, but though similar, the system and knowledge of Marma Chikitsa is the antecedent, that has been used as an assessment tool, and often referred to as tools for opening the doors of perception, as well as a therapeutic modality for healing body, mind and consciousness for thousands of years.

Students will learn several ways to incorporate Marma Chikitsa into their massage and yoga practice along with the Ayurvedic theory that supports safe, therapeutic and optimal practice and self care.

This treatment is performed fully clothed, on either a massage table, on the bed or on the floor on a mat.

You will learn how to incorporate essential oils, small hand crystals and/or a tuning fork, though these items are not required for class participation and training.

CEU's for CEBroker Approved Provider #50-19283, NCBTMB Approved Provider #1192, NAMA-PACE for Ayurvedic Professionals, (approved by The National Ayurvedic Medical Association, NAMA) and Yoga Alliance (YA).

Early Bird through August 27, 2024