2021-2022 University Catalog 
    Oct 21, 2021  
2021-2022 University Catalog
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AY 1401 - Ayurvedic Detoxification Methods/ Body Work I (includes lab)

This course will discuss the basic introduction of Ayurvedic MARMA theory and basic concept of PANCHAKARMA (detoxification methods/body work) with hands-on experience of major detoxification procedures. This course also provides the knowledge to prepare the formulas/herbal preparations necessary to perform these therapies. The student will gain the experience and knowledge of pre- and post-PANCHAKARMA precautions, preparations as well as some other oil therapies widely used to treat various VATA diseases. Additionally, this course will offer an adequate knowledge to suggest proper diet and lifestyle suitable to each procedure.
Course Delivery Model(s)
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 20
Total Hours: 65

Credits: 4
Prerequisites: AY 1100, AY 1200 
Corequisites: None
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