Health Resources from The Tree Hugger in High Heels

These Health Resources will help keep you healthy! This list will be updated regularly with various health resources ranging from people that are: fitness trainers, alternative and naturopathic doctors, integrative medical doctors, herbalists, life coaches, yoga instructors, healthy food, retreats, farms, and more.

Unless otherwise noted, I have used the services or products listed.

Agnihotra and Homa Therapy Meditation

Agnihotra Meditation Meetings

Angnihotra is an Ayurveda meditation using fire that heals the atmosphere and people. Learn more here

In Atlanta, GA I hold an Agnihotra a weekly group session on Sunday or Tuesday. All are welcome to see how the meditation is done and/or participate.

Don’t be late since the meditation starts promptly at sunset. I normally do a 35 min. talk beforeAgnihotra. Light refreshments (fruit, snacks water, etc.) will be served afterwards.

Feel free to bring something to share and invite others. Email to to get address and to RSVP: healthplifestyle (at) gmail (dot) com

 

Agnihotra/Homa Therapy National Directory

If you practice this meditation please send your name, city and state, and email address to be included. If you want to attend a session then contact one of the people listed below.

 

Alabama

My teacher, Sri Charles of Shanti Villa Institute in Tuskegee, AL

Shanti Villa is a green eco-center and Ayurveda medicine school.

He provides Agnihotra supplies including cow dung that comes from healthy cows on his farm. He also does retreats.

http://www.shantivillainstitute.com/

 

Conyers, GA

Dee Doanes. Caretaker of Shanti Atlanta Meditation Retreat. shantiatlantacenter (at) gmail (dot) com. See more details when you click the link.  Open to the community, donation based. Breathing exercises, yoga, holistic health workshops, environmental stewardship classes.  Agnihotra kits for sale. Ayurveda medicine also available for donations. Full line of Ayurveda beauty products available. Online store coming soon!

 

Maryland

Maria Broom  Baltimore. MD http://mariabroom.com/agnihotra-and-homa-therapy

 

Yoga 

Atlanta

Gongscapes™ with Yogiray 

Gong meditation uses sound vibrations that heal and expand intuition. This is from the

Kundalini Yoga tradition. Internationally certified in Kundalini Yoga

http://gongscapes.blogspot.com/

 

Fitness/Exercise:

(Local to Atlanta Area)

Award winning fitness Trainer, Maxim Nazaire Fit2DMax

Jason Pon is a personal trainer and runs Feel Rejuvenated, Inc. He uses a BMS machine to help people with posture, back pain, and muscle issues. He also does meal planning.

Massage

Aware House. Amon Sherriff does reflexology  (Local to Atlanta)

Bodyworks by Barb (Local to Atlanta–Marietta, GA)  Barb does all types of massage including sports therapy

Alternative/Holistic Health Doctors:

Dr. Lee Chiropractor specializing in sport injuries and (ART) Active Release Techniques sessions. Athletes use ART to break up scar tissue. Dr. Lee has worked wonders on my rotator cuff injury  Johns Creek, GA

Dr. Alan Katz  Amazing Network Chiropractor and Energy Worker/Healer!  Atlanta only. It’s like chiropractic care mixed with Reiki

Ahimki Center for Wholeness, Mark Armstrong, ND. Chi Gung, Acupressure, etc. Roswell, GA

Dr. Mercola.  Medical doctor & holistic health expert

Dr. Brownstein.  Medical doctor & holistic medicine. Iodine therapy and research

Dr. Koyfman Detox Center  My friend was healed from a serious disease here. People from all of the world come here (Local to Atlanta– in Norcross)

Herbalists

The Forgotten Foods. This master herbalist husband/wife duo specialize in powerful mushroom formulations http://www.theforgottenfoods.com/

Eshe, Master herbalist. Womb cleanse formula  Herb Sistah

Food and Supplements

(Local to Atlanta Only)

Natural probiotics/fermented food Ancient Awakenings
Health food grocery store, small vegan, organic  hot bar, Co-op Sevananda

Rainbow Health Food Store. Large vegetarian hot bar

Earthfare on 5270 Peachtree Pkwy has an ALL organic salad bar

Cafe Sunflower–vegetarian restaurant. Sandy Springs is my favorite location, different menu than other location

http://www.madrasmantra.com/ South Indian vegetarian restaurant. Try their lunch buffet

San Diego California

Vegan Restaurant http://moncai-vegan.com/

Vegan Fast food http://evolutionfastfood.com/

Sedona, Arizona

organic vegan restaurant http://chocolatree.com/

 

National

Nature Wise  I use their wonderful natural herbal products. **disclaimer: I promote their products. I was using their products before I started promoting them.

Farms

Hammond’s family farm.(Atlanta area–Powder Springs)  Eggs, milk, veggies, etc. My Dad and Me Family Farm 

Retreats

Host your next event, wedding, or retreat at my friend Cathy’s upscale retreat. Log cabin in Marietta that sits on a lake. Beautiful furnishings, beautiful wooded area.  https://www.facebook.com/thetwistedowl2 

Several friends have stayed here. Located in PA. Yoga, meditation, Ayurveda health  Himalayan Institute 

 

Spiritual Centers and Meditation

 I love this place! Interfaith spiritual center that teaches about the oneness of all religions. Rev. Richard Burdick is the spiritual leader. I’m very involved with this center. http://unitynorth.org/ Marietta, GA

I sometimes go to this Tibetan Buddhist monastery, Tuesday night for  meditation and teaching with Geshe Phende. They have lots of other events. Drepung Loseling Monastery Atlanta, GA  http://www.drepung.org/