Dr. Sashina Karamchund is a classically trained Ayurvedic Physician. Hailing from the beautiful country of South Africa, she now resides permanently in the United States. Between 2009 and 2015, she obtained her Bachelors of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) Degree from the prestigious and internationally recognized Gujarat Ayurved University in Jamnagar, India. She has completed intense training in the clinical and surgical aspects of Ayurveda. She is currently also pursing a Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.
Apart from being well versed in the ancient science of Ayurveda, Dr. Sashina is also well known for her deep intuitive skills and experience in Vedic Astrology; known in Sanskrit as Jyotish. She uses Jyotish and other metaphysical sciences to enhance her practice of Ayurveda. By combining this divine wisdom with other holistic healing practices, Dr. Sashina aims at healing the body, mind and soul of her clients.
Apart from practicing as a Vaidya (traditional name of an Ayurvedic Dr.), Sashina has also trained as a Yoga Instructor. She uses Yogic practices such as meditation, mantra chanting and Asana (postures) to enhance the quality of life in her clients by instilling discipline and stillness of the mind and body.
She is also the Founder of this International University of Ayurvedic Medicine – an online school for Ayurveda and Vedic Sciences.