Ayurveda College Online

Narayana Ayurveda and Yoga Academy is a registered school with Yoga Alliance, and our professional Ayurveda programs have been reviewed by National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA)and meet their requirements for professional membership. Our professional Ayurveda Programs are approved and regulated by Texas Workforce Comission-Career School and Colleges.


Ayurveda Counseler

*Summer Session- August 10th, 2018
(Cut off date -July 24, 2018)
*Fall session-October 11th 2018
(cut off date-October 1, 2018)
*Winter Session-January 2019
(cut off date-January 6 2019)
*Spring Session-March 2019

Ayurveda Practitioner
*Fall Session October 2018
*Winter Session January 2018

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*YOGA Therapy- Nov 2018
*Yoga Teacher Training- Nov 2018

Note: Our Yoga studies are not regulated by Texas Worksforce Commission.

PHONE: 512-692-9162

We offer recognized certificate and diplomas in Ayurvedic Medicine, Yoga Therapy and Yoga Teacher Training.

Our programs are a mix of online, distance learning, and onsite internships. We also have plenty of community and public workshops that we encourage students to attend.

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Student Internships and Community Workshops

Sign up for Student Consultations by clicking the link below. If you are not in Austin, TX then the consultations are done online via a video conference and/or over the phone.

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About us

The college was established by Husband and Wife team, Monica B Groover, Ph.D. (Manjulali Dasi), and, Pandit Atul Krishna Das. Both wanted to establish an affordable, online college, based on Samkhya as well as Vedantic principles. The team wanted to make Ayurvedic education affordable by using Open Source Learning Management like Moodle. Other teachers include Dr Aparna Dandekar (threeriversayurveda.com), and, Dr Priyanka Rajan, BAMS. Guest lectures and yoga therapy lectures may be provided by other highly qualified faculty as well.

Upcoming Programs

Ayurveda Counselor 600 Hrs (Level 2) January 2018
NAMA Reviewed Professional 600 Hour Ayurveda Counselor program, offered via distance learning and online live classes.

Community Ayurveda Camp
Bring self awareness to your life, and learn secrets of ancient Ayurvedic spices, best asana and breathign exercises for y ourself and Yoga therapy, Pranayama in this short program designed for personal growth. If you dont want to attend the camp, an option is to just sign up for a $10 student observed consultation by an Ayurvedic practitioner. Dates Dec 27 thru 29

October 2017 Introduction to Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy-150 Hrs. This program is specifically designed for Yoga Teachers who want to dive into Ayurvedic Principles, or, anyone who wants deepen their practice of Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy as a support tool. You will learn about designing a yoga therapeutic protocol with asana, pranayama, dosha balancing for three doshas-Vata, Pitta and Kapha.

Our admin office location for yoga programs in Austin, Texas.

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Courses offered in Canada and International countries

United States Residents

Students from USA may decide to follow the NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association) mandated Ayurveda Counselor curriculum for 600 Hours and Ayurveda Practitioner for 1000-1500 hours in order to qualify for a board examination. This enables the student to take a qualifying exam offered by NAMA, enabling them for a CERTIFIED AYURVEDA COUNSELOR label, or, CERTIFIED AYURVEDA PRACTITIONER LABEL.