The courses listed below are available for noncredit. Noncredit courses are open to anyone and students can register and begin the course at any time. These are self-study courses. Students can study at their own pace from wherever they are and have a year to study the course. They vary in teacher interaction from courses that are view-only to courses that provide webinars and discussions. For many courses, students can interact through a discussion forum and webinars, however, attendance is not mandatory.
The joys and benefits of cooking using AyurVedic principles are explored in this UMLAC Distance Education course: AyurVedic Cooking for Perfect Health. The basics of AyurVedic food selection and preparation are demonstrated in a 10-lesson course that…Available for noncredit only. Register anytime
This course explores concepts of mind and brain in science; identifies paradigms governing research into this area; and compares the understanding of mind, consciousness and the body in modern science and Maharishi Vedic Science. Available for noncredit only.
The Essence of Buddhism in Light of Maharishi Vedic Science is a revitalizing look at the teaching of Buddhism taught by Dr. Evan Finkelstein, renowned for his eloquent lectures on religion and philosophy. Offered through UMLAC Distance Education, this course explores the central teachings of Buddhism in the light of Maharishi Vedic Science. Available for noncredit only
This enthralling introduction to modern physics presents the most exciting, cutting-edge scientific discoveries in a manner easily comprehensible to entry-level college students and lay physicists.
Our true nature is happiness and Balance, according to Maharishi AyurVeda. This 6 lesson Introduction to AyurVeda is a compact, but very rich course that explains in detail how the individual is composed of certain constituents, named doshas, that determine ones mind-body type. Available for noncredit only.
Learn to relieve stress, develop flexibility and youthfulness, improve sleep, balance digestion and weight, and deepen the experience of silence and expansion of consciousness through the Maharishi Yoga Asana course.
Based on Maharishi AyurVeda, the world’s oldest system of natural medicine, the Naturally Trim approach to weight loss and weight management is fundamentally different from any other program you may have tried
This course will teach you to practice organic farming in your kitchen, garden or farm. You will learn about low-cost organic gardening using modern techniques and ancient principles of agriculture. Available for noncredit.
Self-pulse reading is the most ancient and most natural means of determining the level of balance or imbalance in the mind and body. This course presents Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s revival of this ancient technology to determine the state of the inner intelligence of the body. Everyone should learn Maharishi Self-Pulse Reading to maintain one’s own health.
Learn how to prevent and reverse heart disease and associated risk factors the simple and natural Way. Gain techniques for balancing blood pressure, establishing good cholesterol levels, balancing weight and reducing stress for maintaining healthy arteries. Available for noncredit.