Dhanada Kulkarni, BAMS, LMT, BA.

Associate Professor, VaYU

Email: dxk1@vayuusa.org


  • BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery)
  • B.A. Vedanga Jyotish


Vedacharya Dr. Dhanada Kulkarni - Master in Alternative Medicine, internationally renowned Ayurveda physician and Yoga Therapy Specialist, Board-certified in American Alternative Medicine, (AAMA), Board Certified in American Integrative Medicine BCIM from (AAIM), Pre/Post-natal exercise specialist, AFPA, USA. She has been active in promoting Ayurveda and other ancient Indian Vedic sciences like Vedic Astrology, Vastu (Indian Feng Shui) at various forums in the USA over the last 22 years.

She has been an international keynote speaker, presenter, and integrated medicine panel expert, panel moderator for many organizations, honored with many international awards such as Patanjali Award for Excellence in Ayurveda, Yogic Research in North America) and university gold medalist at Vedic Astrology & Vastu from Vishwa Vidyalaya Kavi Kulguru Kalidas Sanskrit, University,

As a Yajurvedic by tradition and an accomplished classical Ayurveda medicine clinician by training, able to add tremendous value to her patients/ clients and students alike towards their wellness. Currently, she serves on the board of directors at the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA), NAMA Certification Board (NAMACB), and as a founder-president of the Texas Ayurveda Professionals Association (TAPAS). She served in the board positions on several organizations in the past like AAPNA & CAC in the past.

She is the founder and owner of Astanga Ayurved and Panchakarma Center. Research Director for Ayurveda Medicine at Siddha-Vetha Center for Transdisciplinary Studies. Faculty and Academic Expert at the University of North Texas (UNT) & The Ayurveda School of the UK.