Ed Zadlo AD, D, Ay, ERYT-500 (Archarya Premanand) is a certified Ayurveda Practitioner, Integral Yoga-Ayurveda Therapist and Archarya of Yoga/Vedanta, Ayurveda and Vedic Dharma.
He has had an Ayurveda practice for over 20 years, and has offered trainings in Ayurveda, Meditation and the Inner Practices of Yoga for over 30 years.
He began his study of Ayurvedic Healing with Dr. David Frawley (Pundit Vamadeva Shastri) director of The American Institute of Vedic Studies in 1986, is also a graduate of their Ayurvedic Intensive Training, Yoga and Ayurveda Advanced Course and IYTA Teacher Training and was certified by Dr. Frawley in 2008 as an Ayurveda Yoga Acharya with 1200 hours of advanced Integral Yoga/Ayurveda study.
He graduated from The New England Institute of Ayurvedic Medicine in 1996 where he also became a faculty member. He completed advanced clinical study at the Rishikesh College of Ayurveda in Rishikesh, India in 2000 and 2001. He is a professional member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association with status as an Ayurvedic Doctor (AD).
Ed Zadlo was ordained to teach in the Yogananda Kriya Yoga tradition in 1980. He lives near Sumneytown PA where he has a full time integral Ayurveda Yoga Practice.
Attended Raj Yoga Academy, Hardware, U.P. India
Study of Raja Yoga and Vedanta in ashram environment commencing with initiation into the Raja Yoga Meditation Tradition of Yogi Raj Sri Hansji Maharaj.
Subsequently began conducting Yoga and meditation classes and study groups on
The Upanishads, Bhagavad Gita and Yoga Sutras.
Certified to teach in the Jnana Yoga tradition. Acquired the monastic name Premananda.
Authored Ayurveda Study guide based on the course material.
Certified in Ayurveda with 500 hours of study for the usual 350 hour course.
– Completion of Ayurvedic Intensive training in Santa Fe, NM. with Dr. Frawley, Dr. Ranade, Dr Joshi, and Dr. Qutab.
Authored two Ayurveda Study guides, a Dietary Therapy manual, and Yoga Philosophy Text .
Certified by NEIAM as Ayurvedic Practitioner. Received D.Ay from Open International University for Complimentary Medicines, Columbo, Sri Lanka.
Began full time, private practice
(after a 30-year career as a Senior Process Engineer in Semiconductor Research and Development)
Offering Ayurvedic Consultations, seminars and class programs in :
- Ayurveda for Self-care – Study courses on practical Ayurveda covering the principles of Ayurveda, the relationship of Ayurveda to Yoga, dietary therapy and herbology.
- Raja Yoga Meditation – Workshop series on the progressive meditation methods of the Yoga tradition.
- Veda Darshan – Workshop series on the classic systems of Yoga, Yoga practice, philosophy and psychology.
- Authored and self- published over 30 coursebooks, booklets and student/client manuals.
- Articles have been published in the American Ayurvedic Journal, and Light on Ayurveda Journal, of which I served on the editorial staff, as well as several web sites including The American Inst. of Vedic Studies and Dhanvantari Ayurveda.
Membership in American Ayurvedic Assn. with status as Diplomate in Ayurvedic Health Science
Currently an Ayurveda Practitioner offering Classes, Workshops, Study Groups and Private instruction
teaching the following courses :
500 Hour Ayurveda Certification Course:
A unique opportunity to study the practical principles of Classical Ayurveda and become a certified Ayurvedic Life-style Counselor through The American Institute of Vedic Studies. This program is based on Dr. David Frawley’s “Ayurvedic Healing” course, but taught in a classroom setting by Ed Zadlo AD.
Ayurveda For Yoga Teachers
Over 75 hours of study within a 200hour Yoga Alliance Yoga Teacher Training program including Vedic Studies, Raja Yoga Meditation methods and Ayurveda.
Meditation and Self-awareness:
Progressive techniques of Raja Yoga, Tantra and Kriya Yoga, which lead one from Asana, through Pranayama, Pratyahara and Dharana into Dhyana silence of mind – Meditation.
The Source Teachings of Yoga (also as – Veda Darshan – a Vedic Studies study group)
A series of workshops exploring the wisdom of the ancient Himalayan Seers from the Vedas, Upanishads, Bhagavad Gita, Yoga Sutras and other classic texts.
100 Hour Ayurveda for Self-care Certification Course
The course emphasizes a practical study of the principles of Ayurveda for self-healing, healthy living and natural preventive medicine and how to practice them as part of living a Yogic lifestyle