Bless Yourself with Balance – Now in session
Beginning January 12, 2013, some lucky ladies kicked off the New Year with Niika’s new online course – Bless Yourself with Balance [TM], an online Ayurveda course Niika designed to support each woman in discovering and bringing her best self forward!
May 2nd, 2013 • Thursday 6 – 10pm
Bhakti Barn YTT ~ Students Only • Milburn, New Jersey
Niika will lead yoga teachers-in-training to discover how applying Ayurvedic knowledge will bring balance to their students and classes.
starts June 15th, 2013
Embracing Summer – A 5 week Online Course
November 9 & 10, 2013
Living Ayurveda Symposium & Marketplace
dhyana institute • Sebastopol, CA
Niika will offer a program called “My Meditation Rx” ~ We all know that meditation is good for “soothing the savage beast within” – relieving stress, and easing many chronic health troubles. But what kind of meditation is easiest to actually DO? Which is best suited for you? We’ll explore Ayurvedic criteria for selecting a mediation practice unique to your needs, and experiment with a few different approaches.
Residential Ayurvedic Treatment and Study for Women
Niika is in residence as Founder and Director at Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre for Women in Kerala, South India. The winter season ends April 1st, 2013. Come join Niika during these first few months of the year.
December 22nd, 2012• Saturday • 4-7pm
Goddess Girls’ Review ~ by Invitation
Clear Sense Healthy & Living • Rosemont, NJ
A gathering of Ayurveda Trip alum to share stories, photos, an Ayurveda Q & A with Niika, and a delicious healing meal.
October 14th – 28th, 2012
Goddess Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat for Women in Kerala, India
with Betsy Davis of Bhakti Barn
Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre for Women, Kerala, India
September 28th, 2012 • Friday • 6:45 pm
Ayurveda for Yogis
Path of Peace: A Devotional Journey
Bhakti Barn Yoga Studio, Millburn, NJ
August 18-25, 2012
Come to Ashram week at internationally acclaimed Rancho La Puerta spa and resort in TEcate, Mexico (fly into San Diego, CA airport) for this unique experience! Niika’s good friends––the Raja Yogis––Michele Hébert and Mehrad Nazari –– help manifest this very special retreat each year. Niika is so honored to bring Ayurveda to Ashram Week at Rancho la Puerta this summer! This special weeks holds SO much for all addition to the rich teachings of female spiritual leader, Swami Nityamuktenanda Saraswati , and world-class yoga with Mehrad and Michele, you can look forward to Kirtan with Ragani, and (drum roll, please….) Ayurveda with Niika!
Niika will present the history of Ayurveda – from its ancient origins in India, to Ayurveda’s currently swelling popularity as a system of healthcare worldwide–while looking at the relationship between Ayurveda, yoga and other Vedic sciences. Then–through experiments involving all of the senses and the mind–Niika will guide participants in experiencing the practical value of Ayurveda–not only as a holistic medicine, but as a tool for self-understanding that leads to natural, balancing personal lifestyle, dietary and other choices that restore and protect your unique mental and physical balance, in all life’s stages.
Rancho La Puerta – Tecate, Mexico
Worldwide (858) 764-5500
Niika in residence at Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre for Women, Kerala, South India.
April 24th, 2012 • Tuesday• 1 pm‘The Value of Traditional Healing in Today’s Real World’
April 22nd, 2012 • 11:00 am to 1:00 pm ~ Sunday
Makin’ Mama Happy – How Traditional Relationships and Native Ayurvedic Practices Heal and Strengthen Women, Community & the Environment in South India
NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association) Conference
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bellevue, Washington
April 13, 14 & 15th • Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Yoga Journal Conference ~ Yoga Marketplace ~ Hilton Hotel • New York City
October 3rd – 19th, 2010
Ayurvedic Aromatherapy Immersion
with Niika Quistgard & David Crow of Floracopeia
Hosted at Rasa Ayurveda Traditional Healing Centre
$3,450 Single occupancy / $3,150 Double occupancy
July 19th, 2010
Healthcare in the 21st Century Seminar at the National Youth Leadership Forum
University of California, Berkeley, California
“Ayurveda: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Health”
Clark Kerr Campus, University of California, Berkeley, CA
Saturday, June 19, 2010
WAMA Sangha – Washington Ayurvedic Medical Association
Niika spoke on the value of receiving traditional Ayurvedic treatment, followed by a sunset puja.
Shangrila in Normandy Park