Hymn of the Rig Veda
I have been on a spiritual and wellness path most of my adult life. In 1968 when the Beatles hit America, I became a huge fan. When George Harrison of the Beatles brought attention to the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi with meditation, I was on top of it. I devoted time to developing my own meditation practice. Over the years, I have practiced mindfulness meditation, breath work through yoga, toning, and sound healing I am a certified meditation instructor through the Chopra Center for Wellbeing.
At the age of 42 I began experiencing a change of life with the onset of early menopause. Western Medicine told me to have a hysterectomy. But, I knew there had to be a better way. Through a friend who I found Ayurveda. I studied with Dr. Sunil Joshi from India. Through the practice of Ayurveda (Science of Life) which includes yoga, meditation, aromatherapy, identifying your dosha (body type) herbs and change of diet, I was able to assist in my own healing. Later I wanted to help others and became a certified Ayurvedic practitioner through the Chopra Center for Wellbeing.
I decided to study different aspects of Ayurveda. I became a licensed by the State of Tennessee in Massage Therapy; I received certifications in: Reiki Master, Primordial Sound Meditation, Aromatherapy, Hatha yoga, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Qigong Level I, II and III instructor, Level I Healing Food Instructor. Through all of these modalities, my spiritual fire was lit and let me to various studies in shamanism and intuition. I became a Free Soul Instructor.