Programs for All Levels

Whether you are new to Ayurveda or have already commenced your studies, our programs for all levels have no required prerequisite.


Ashtanga Hridayam

15 sessions – live streamed
Current session began: September 2, 2020 – it’s not too late to join!
PACE credits: 23

Study the Ayurvedic principles straight from the source! The authentic teachings are revealed as we chant the slokas together, experiencing the richness of the beautiful ancient verse.

Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor Program

LEVEL I – 1 year – 625 hours – in-class, live streamed & online study
Spring session begins: April 7, 2020 

Fall session begins: October 13, 2020 

Gain the tools and knowledge you need to ignite the healer within you. Our level I program is both an educational journey and personal transformation with profound professional potential. With flexible in class and online formats, you’ll study a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide the individual in-depth knowledge and understanding in the philosophy, principles, theory and practical application of Ayurvedic preventive care.

Anatomy and Physiology

Corequisite for Professional Certifications
Self-paced – online

To support our students in achieving the highest caliber of professional competency, Kerala Ayurveda Academy offers an Anatomy and Physiology partner program to satisfy the corequisite requirement for our professional programs. Learn more about this requirement and how to satisfy it.

Ayurvedic Skin and Beauty

2 days – in-class & live streamed
Next session: June 26-27, 2021
PACE credits: 14

Uncover the ancient Ayurvedic beauty secrets for radiant, natural beauty. You’ll explore the definition of beauty from the perspective of this timeless holistic science, learning lifestyle recommendations and therapeutic remedies for common imbalances influencing the appearance of the face, hair, skin body and feet.

Debunking Ayurveda Myths Panel: Prakriti

Live streamed – FREE
Previous session: September 21 – recording available!

Fundamental and elegant, Prakriti is a powerful concept at the foundation of Ayurvedic science. As Ayurveda becomes mainstream, its preservation and successful implementation could make or break the success of the science. Join a lively discussion on this topic with esteemed Vaidyas and Master Teachers.

Panchakarma Technician Program

11 months – 250 hours – in-class, live streamed & online study
Current session began: March 7, 2020
Next session begins: September 25, 2021

Panchakarma is a purification process of the mind-body system. Using various bodywork techniques, client-customized oils and special diets, Panchakarma therapies are customized for individuals based on their unique constitution and health conditions. This program enables Ayurvedic students of all levels the opportunity to learn the traditional Panchakarma philosophy and methodologies.

Introduction to Sanskrit for Ayurveda

20 sessions – live streamed
Next session begins: January 10, 2022
PACE credits: 28

Enhance your Ayurvedic studies with the power of its mother language! This course will introduce you to Sanskrit starting with the basics. It focuses on foundational skills required for reading and writing Sanskrit, plus a preface to spoken Sanskrit.

India Immersion: Journey to the Roots of Ayurveda and Yoga

15 or 21 day trip – all levels welcome
July 20-Aug 10, 2021 – India

You’re invited to embark on an adventure into the world of Ayurveda and Yoga. Explore the landscape and culture of origin of the sister Vedic sciences, study their timeless principles and experience their healing power firsthand.