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Our Team

Ram Bhakt (founder)

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Yoga and Ayurveda

Ram Bhakt studied to become a doctor in his previous life. After taking on the practice of yoga and meeting his Ayurveda teacher Dr. David Frawley, he knew that he he found an integrated way to heal himself and to share preventative wisdom for physical, psychological and spiritual well-being.

Carmen Sima


Carmen Sima is an Alternative Medicine Practitioner of Ayurveda. Through a comprehensive analysis of the mind and body along with ancient healing therapies, customized dietary guidelines, coupled with tailored daily rituals, she helps people bring higher levels of wellness into their lives.

Paul Newhouse

Chinese Medicine

Paul Newhouse is a licensed acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist that graduated from South Baylo University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He has a masters degree in Science and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Paul has been a dedicated practitioner in the path of healing and self-transformation for the past 10 years.

Cayce Howe


Cayce Howe has 25 years of meditation experience in a variety of traditions. His passion for meditation has led him to live and work at mediation retreat centers for nearly 6 years. He completed a one-year meditation retreat in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition in 2008.