Panchakarma For Cancer Aftercare

A holistic approach to cancer aftercare

Vaidya Nisha Manikantan

Boone, North Carolina

June 9 – 17
June 17, 2019 11:00 am
Retreat Type
Health & AyurvedaHealth & Ayurveda
Self DiscoverySelf Discovery
Retreat Goals
Cleanse & DetoxCleanse & Detox
Get HealthyGet Healthy

Description

The health-related quality of life is a multidimensional construct that includes the subjective appraisal of the  Cancer patient’s physical, mental, and social well-being.
 
Panchakarma, one of the most effective healing modalities in Ayurvedic Medicine is an excellent adjunct to a healing journey for a Cancer patient.
 
To experience optimal health, it is crucial to maintain a strong digestive fire and eliminate toxins from the body. Panchakarma is a time-proven ayurvedic therapy that detoxifies the system and restore digestive powers; Panchakarma also helps for rejuvenation — strengthening the immune system, and restoring the body’s inner balance and vitality.
 
Quality of life outcomes are also the key goals of contemporary cancer management. In Cancer patients, Panchakarma helps to reduce sufferings, minimize side-effects of Chemotherapy & Radiotherapy and helps to prevent recurrence of Cancer.
 
 

Presenters

Kimberly Rossi

Kimberly Rossi has a lifetime of healthy living to share with you. As a young teen, she learned that poor habits lead to poor health, and she made an early choice to follow a healthy lifestyle and became a balance seeker.  Her resulting confidence, clarity and openness have created an interesting personal and professional path in health and well-being.

She has completed the 500 hour Yoga Teacher Training from Kripalu Center in Lenox, MA in 1998, the Ayurvedic Health Counselor Certification with Kripalu School of Ayurveda in 2004, and the 500 hour Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training with the Kundalini Research Institute in Espanola, NM.  More than that, she has a deep daily practice in yoga and meditation for almost twenty years, teaches and shares the wisdom, and continues to be a student.  She has a deep gratitude to the Ancient Sciences of Yoga, Meditation, Pranayama, and Ayurveda as she believes these are the secrets for being happy, healthy, and whole.

Her professional career has been leading wellness based businesses, in four and five star destinations, for over twenty years, across the country, in Europe, and the Caribbean.  Currently, she is the Director of Business Development at the Art of Living Retreat Center and Shankara Ayurveda Spa, in Boone NC.

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Vaidya Nisha Manikantan (Volunteer)

Ayurvedic Doctor Nisha Manikantan is an Ayurveda dietetics expert and wellness and lifestyle advisor. Her research and writing has highlighted the immense power of this traditional medical system. Vaidya Manikantan is the current Chief Consultant for the Cancer and Diabetes Care Program at the Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science and Research. She travels the world raising awareness of Ayurveda and teaching others how to improve their lifestyles — and their health — with its ancient knowledge. Nisha Manikantan is a visiting faculty. She is not getting any remuneration for this program.

 

Upcoming Talk:

Saturday Evening Speaker Series with Ayurvedic doctor Nisha Manikantan

“How Ayurveda Heals the Whole Person

Saturday, June 8, 8PM in Gita Hall, Art of Living Retreat Center, Boone, NC. 

Open to All!

 

Call for more info: 800-392-6870

 

Rooms & Pricing

All options include daily vegetarian meals from dinner on the night of check-in through lunch on the day of check-out. (Rates below are Per Person)

Private Hotel Room

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The private hotel room features either a king bed or two full beds, a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, a private bath and complimentary wifi.

Shared Hotel Room (2 People)

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The shared hotel room features either a king bed or two full beds, a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, private bath and complimentary wifi. One other person of the same gender will share the room with you.

 

Private Retreat Room

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The private retreat room has twin beds, a private bath and complimentary wifi.

Shared Retreat Room (2 People)

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The shared retreat room has twin beds, a private bath and complimentary wifi. One other person of the same gender will share the room with you. 

 

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The shared retreat room has twin beds, a private bath and complimentary wifi. Up to two more people of the same gender will share the room with you.

 

Schedule

TBD – Please Check In with Reception for your Schedule

Location

639 Whispering Hills Rd, Boone, NC 28607

Discover deep rest and rejuvenation in a pristine natural setting in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Boone, North Carolina. Set amidst 380 acres of pristine forest high up in the Blue Ridge Mountains is a tranquil sanctuary. The perfect place to begin your journey to wellness. *NOTE* Please avoid using GPS…It will take you up a private road to a locked gate.  Use directions provided on this site.

Distance from Nearest Airport

2 Hours by car without traffic

FAQs

For room reservations & spa retreats, we have a 24 hour cancellation policy.
For all other retreats, please be sure to check the registration page specific to that retreat.

To encourage a healthy environment we ask that guest to not consume alcohol or meat in our public spaces, however guests may enjoy these items in their rooms. That being said our property is always smoke-free.

Yes, we ask that guests with food allergies simply inform us so we can communicate those needs to our chef. Typically we label potential allergens such as gluten, dairy and nuts.

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