Graciella Zogbi; MA in Maharishi’s Vedic Science; MS in Maharishi Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine
A former professionally trained opera singer in her youth, Graciella has trained in Maharishi Ayurveda (MAV) for more than 20 years with many distinguished Ayurvedic physicians, including: Dr. Dwivedi, Dr. Kastori, Dr. Subedar, Dr. Ramanuja Raju, Dr. Krishna Raju, Vaidya Vasant Lad, Vaidya Mishra, Vaidya Suhas Kshirsagar Vaidya Manisha Kshirsagar, Vaidya Gupta, Vaidya Manohar, Vaidya Siju, Vaidya Pramod, and Vaidya Vyas to name a few. She has also had years of specialized training in Maharishi Gandharva Veda Music Therapy, Pulse Diagnosis, Yoga Asanas, Maharishi Aroma therapy, and Maharishi Marma therapy. Training in all areas of Maharishi’s Vedic Approach to Health is ongoing and she considers herself a perpetual student.
She has worked 6 years at The Raj, America’s Premier MAV Panchakarma Health Center and spa, as instructor of Yoga Asanas for special cases, health coach, lecturer, and performing vocal artist in Maharishi Gandharva Veda Music Therapy recitals. She has produced a mantra/music therapy CD. She is currently doing research integrating, Gandharva Veda, the music therapy of the ancient Vedic civilization, and Ayurveda in terms of Biological Cycles and Rhythms, with modern Chronobiology. Her specialty is in harmonizing the body’s internal biological clock to live life in accord with natural laws and rhythms in Nature. She has a second Masters’ Degree in Maharishi’s Vedic Science with emphasis in the Upavedas, including Vedic Architecture and Vedic Music and Dance. She has been a practitioner of the TM-Sidhi program since 1977, involved in daily research into higher states of consciousness. She also enjoys ongoing training in Bharat Natyam, South Indian Classical Vedic Dance, and is working on her second CD in Mantra Therapy and Vedic Classical Devotional Song.
She is on the Board of Directors of an Iowa state-wide committee to promote Complementary and Alternative Health-care in Iowa as a health freedom state, under the auspices of the National Health Freedom Coalition.
She is currently working as tele-health coach through Maharishi Ayurveda Association of America throughout the US and has also coached in several European countries. Passionate about improving peoples’ mind-body health and lives, she is dedicated to removing sickness and suffering from our planet through Maharishi Ayurveda; in an integrative complementary approach along with other treatment modalities that may be useful.