On 22-28 November 2015 Dr. Aparna led the inaugural Ayurveda Detox & Yoga Retreat at ONEWORLD retreats, a sister company of ONEWORLD ayurveda. Over the seven days retreat participants were involved in various activities among others Daily Ayurvedics Rituals, morning and evening yoga sessions, purification ceremony, Mahamrityunjaya Homa Mantra ritual and a learning session on principles and importance of pancakharma detox.
Retreat participants took part in the yogic nature walk activity
One of the morning yoga sessions
Some of the ingredients used in the cooking demonstration session
The Agnihotra ritual taking place
Dr. Aparna giving a lecture
Dr. Aparna is one of the few specialists with a PhD in Ayurveda, most Ayurvedic doctors have a bachelor’s degree. Dr. Aparna is here in Bali with her husband Dr. Abhishek Joshi, who is an expert of Ayurveda, appointed at chair of Ayurveda at the Universitas Hindu Indonesia, Denpasar. She comes from a pure Ayurvedic family operating a traditional Ayurveda hospital in Kerala, India.