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Rejuvenation at your fingertips

Marma therapy or the science of energy points (includes acupressure) is one of Ayurveda’s most powerful tools for relaxation and rejuvenation. It effectively balances the nervous system, regulates the breath, calms the mind, and harmonizes emotions. Learn self-care rituals for daily rejuvenation as well as acupressure protocols for each body area.

7 day intensive with 50 continuing ed hours! Workshop time includes theory, demonstrations, hands-on supervised practice, experiential meditation and yoga classes, self-care protocols, and Q&A time. Hours 9-6 daily with 12-1 lunch break.


TOPICS COVERED: from textbook

  • History & development of marma therapy in Ayurveda

  • Introduction to Ayurveda's 3 Doshas or body types- Vata (air), Pitta (fire), Kapha (earth)

  • Background of Ayurvedic, Yogic, & TCM anatomy

  • Functions & classifications of marma points

  • Amazing benefits of marma therapy!

  • Guidelines for practitioners, stimulation techniques, and addressing specific conditions

  • The power of aromatherapy- using doshic blends for balance

  • Using mantras, mudras, sound healing & pranic healing

  • Integration with other modalities- acupuncture, massage or other types of bodywork, detoxification, reiki or energy work, restorative yoga, meditation, and more

  • Marketing strategies to promote marma therapy

  • Marma Points of Ayurveda: Energy Pathways for Healing Body, Mind, and Consciousness, with a Comparison to Traditional Chinese Medicine.  by Dr.Vasant Lad and Anisha Durve. Published 2008 by The Ayurvedic Press. Purchase here!


For medical practitioners and healers from any background who want to facilitate deeper relaxation and healing for clients. 

  • Acupuncturists- 50 continuing ed credits available through NCCAOM

  • Ayurvedic Practitioners- 50 continuing ed credits available through NAMA

  • Massage Therapists- 50 continuing ed credits available through NCBTMB

  • Yoga teachers & students

  • Medical Doctors & Nurses, Midwives

  • Laypersons who want to use marma therapy for care of family members

Marma Girl by artist Ricardo Dieguez

Marma Girl by artist Ricardo Dieguez

Doshic essential oils  by Nirvani Bliss Blends

Doshic essential oils by Nirvani Bliss Blends