Adi Govinda Dasa has studied and practiced natural healing for the last 15 years. Adi Govinda Dasa had his first experience with natural healing in 2007 when he was exposed to Reiki healing which tremendously reduced the skin symptoms he was experiencing. The experience of Reiki, universal energy healing, had a powerful effect on his heart and inspired him to begin practicing Reiki on loved ones, friends, family, and eventually clients. In 2016 he completed a bachelor’s degree in Alternative Medicine from Everglades University in Florida. After which he began and completed a 3 1/2 year master herbalist certification program with Demetria Clarke of Heart of Herbs. Adi Govinda Dasa subsequently received a permaculture design certificate and began experimenting with alternative building techniques. Since then he has become a strong advocate for sustainable living, natural healing, and spiritual growth.
In 2017 Adi Govinda Dasa accepted brahminical initiation (priesthood) in bhakti yoga; receiving the Gayatri mantras from his divine grace nitya-lila pravista om visnupada astottara-sata Sri Srimad Bhakti Vijnana Bharati Goswami Maharaja. Since the initiation Adi Govinda Dasa has made it his life’s mission to bring the benefits of bhakti yoga to Maine. By the mercy of his beloved Gurudeva countless people in Maine have received the benefits of bhakti in their lives through the medium of book distribution, chanting mantra, and sanctified food distribution.
Currently Adi Govinda Dasa is scheduled to recieve his masters degree in June 2022 in the ancient healing art of Ayurveda. He eagerly awaits the opportunity to serve the community with the powerful yet natural system of healthcare. Adi Govinda Dasa is married to the most wonderful Nirupama Devi Dasi and together they welcomed their third child in November 2021.
I wish to thank everyone involved with Panacea’s mission. I whole heartedly believe from the core of my heart, that Panacea’s inevitable success will bring about world peace, spiritual knowledge, and bliss for all beings ~ Adi Govinda Dasa