Ayurvedic Doctors - Ayurvedic Practitioners

Manish Chandra Pyakurel

Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Reiki Pracitioner and Tour Coordinator.

Manish Chandra Pyakurel

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Growing up in Nepal, Manish was exposed to Ayurveda from an early age creating a foundation for his deep connection to this ancient healing wisdom. He has been studying Ayurvedic medicine for the last 7 years, graduating from Mount Madonna Institute College of Ayurveda as a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner in 2009 and more recently completing his thesis, Review and Comparative Analysis of Ayurvedic Literature Regarding Achar Rasayana with Regards to the Modern Lifestyle(Download Abstract Here), earning a Master of Arts in Ayurveda. In addition, he is passionate about making the wisdom of Ayurveda available through giving public talks and making presentations to school age children. Manish’s effort as an Ayurvedic practitioner is to bring you closer to your true self by guiding you through changes in diet and lifestyle. He is also a Reiki Pracitioner and Tour Coordinator.

Danielle Knight (Paramliv Kaur), BA, RYT
Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Reiki Pracitioner, Massage Practitioner and Yoga Teacher

Danielle has been practicing Yoga for 15 years and practicing Ayurveda since graduating from Mount Madonna Institute College of Ayurveda in 2009 where she studied indepth with world renowned teachers. She has also been trained in Ayurvedic bodywork and has worked at several Ayurvedic centers in California and Arizona as a Panchakarma Therapist and has taught Ayurvedic cooking classes. She is certified in both Hatha and Kundalini Yoga and specializes in teaching yoga to children. She is passionate about sharing this ancient wisdom, the medicine that nature provides and inspiring individuals towards self-healing.

Bernard James Cordes, MD, MPH
Medical Advisor

Dr. Cordes received his medical degree (MD) from the Medical College of Wisconsin and a Masters degree in Public Health (MPH) from the University of California, Berkeley. He is currently licensed to practice medicne in California. He has broad experience in Primary Care as a clinician, administrator, and teacher. Dr. Cordes’ focus in Primary Care is in the use of multi-disciplinary teams to provide comprehensive care to patients, familities, and communities. This focus emphasizes the promotion of helath and prevention of disease.


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Years In Private Practice?

1-2 Years

Contact Phone

Phone: 831.334.4236

What Ayurvedic Services are offered?

  1. Anxiety Issues
  2. Ayurvedic Facials
  3. Ayurvedic Massages
  4. Beauty Treatments
  5. Children Consultations
  6. Chronic Conditions
  7. Depression Issues
  8. Digestion Issues
  9. Dosha Test
  10. Dosha Tests
  11. Exhaustion Issues
  12. Fatigue Issues
  13. Fertility & Virility Issues
  14. Hair Loss Issues
  15. Insomnia Issues
  16. Lifestyle Consultations
  17. Lifestyle Consults
  18. Massage Services
  19. Memory Issues
  20. Mood Swing Issues
  21. Nasya Karma
  22. Neuro Muscular Issues
  23. Pregnancy Guidance
  24. Pulse Test
  25. Pulse Test
  26. Puncha karma
  27. Punchakarma
  28. Rejuvenation Services
  29. Shirodhara
  30. Skin Issues
  31. Weight Loss Issues
  32. Ayurvedic Consultations

Days of Week Open

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  6. Sat
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738 Chestnut Street


Santa Cruz



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