ARCHIVE_Mountain/Plains Regional Event

Bloom Where You Are Planted: 
Healthy Digestion for a Happy Life

When:          Friday evening to Sunday noon:
                        May 16 - 18, 2014                                 

Friday:  6 - 9 pm
Saturday:  8 am - 9 pm
Sunday:  8 am - 12:30 pm
Where:        The Ayurvedic Institute
                        11311 Menaul Blvd NE
                        Albuquerque, NM  87112

Online registration is now closed. 
Walk in registration may be done at
the Ayurvedic Institute

An optional Sunday Afternoon fundraising luncheon with Vasant Lad may be added during registration.

Registration Fees:

Early Bird Discount through March 31

From April 1 through May 15

Walk in attendees are welcome

(based on space availability)

(Be sure to Log in to receive Member rate)

Members:  $91          Non-members:  $108

Members:  $108           Non-members:  $125

Walk in fee is $ 17.50 (per session)

Food will be available for purchase at the event

In cooperation with:  


All proceeds (after expenses) benefit NAMA, a 501(c)(6) nonprofit corporation

Communities of Practice

A Community of Practice, or CoP, is defined as a group of people joining together with a common interest, purpose, or geography to explore Ayurveda more deeply and in varied ways.

NAMA Representatives will be available throughout the event

Friday, May 16
6 - 7 pm

Practitioner Networking
Join your local practitioners for tea and chat.  Take this opportunity to meet experts in Ayurveda in an informal setting.

7 - 9 pm

Vasant Lad, BAMS, MASc, Ayurvedic Physician, opens the event with his talk on "Healthy Digestion for a Healthy Life." 

This introduction to the Expo
is FREE to everyone.

Saturday, May 17
8 am - 9 pm

Saturday starts with an early morning yoga class, open to all registered attendees.

Multiple lectures and classes are offered throughout the day, with a break in the late afternoon for visiting the vendor area and meeting with practitioners.

The evening ends with a celebration of Bhajans (sacred chanting and songs) led by Vasant Lad and accompanied by local musicians.

Sunday, May 18
8 am - 12:30 pm

Vasant Lad leads a morning pranayama class.

Lectures and classes fill the rest of the morning.


Sonia Masocco

Amadea Morningstar

Donald VanHowten

Gherhardt Horstman

Susan Nichols

Panel Members:
Margo Bachman
Nomi Gallo
Ysha Oakes

Maria Garre
Saturday Morning
Ayuryoga Class

8:00 - 9:30 am

Event Sponsors:

Thanks to our Sponsors for helping to make this event possible!

Traveling to the Event: 

Albuquerque is served by the Albuquerque International Sunport.  It is approximately 15 miles from the airport to the Ayurvedic Institute.  Shuttle services are available.  


2018-2019 Annual Sponsors

National Ayurvedic Medical Association
8605 Santa Monica Blvd, #46789
Los Angeles, CA 90069-4109
(800) 669-8914

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