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Darshanam October-November Plan

Chiyoda-ku administered voluntary lecture series

A message from Indian tradition


India has thousands of years of magnificent tradition in medicine and music. This tradition provides the wisdom of healthy and happy daily life.

For us modern people who are burdened with stress, such Indian tradition can be a treasure house of precious wisdom. Therefore Darshanam planned a lecture series to learn from doctors who have played an active role at home and abroad in dispersing this knowledge. We hope these lectures will benefit you and your family for healthier and better lifestyle.


1 October 7 Sat. "Ayurveda and Daily Life " Dr. Sadanand
2 October 14 Sat. "Ayurveda and Food – Kitchen Pharmacy " Dr. Sadanand
3 November 4 Sat. " Music and Mind relaxation " (Sitar performance ) Dr.Chandrakant
4 November 11 Sat. "Stress release and body" (Sitar performance ) Dr.Chandrakant
5 November 18 Sat. How to use traditional wisdom in this digital world? " Midori Furuyama


Time for all: 14. 00- 16.00

Entrance fee : 1,000 yen per person, for the series

Venue: Kudan Kaikan, Music room, Chiyoda Ku

Audience: People working / attending school or resident on Chiyoda-ku

Organized by: Darshanam (

Method of application: Apply by 20 th September (Wed) on a return postcard with your name, address, age, Workplace or school address and Tel. No. (Chiyoda-ku), Lecture series title.

Apply to : Cultural Study and Sports Section, Kudan S ocial education hall, 1-5-10 , Kudanminami, Chiyoda-ku, 102-0074

For special facility of child caring during the lecture please send full name of a child, gender, and date of birth


Lecturer profiles

  Dr. Sadanand Sardeshmukh - Doctor of Ayurveda, born in a family with tradition of 10 generations of knowledge of Ayurveda He is Chairman of Bharatiya Sanskriti Darshan Trust, Pune. Ph.D. from University of Pune . Ayurveda practice in Pune and Mumbai for more than 40 years. Principal, Ayurveda College , Wagholi, Pune. Has given lectures all over the world including Japan . Heading several research projects including Cancer, Arthritis, Infertility and Mother Child. Care. Refer to /


  Dr.Chandrakant Sardeshmukh - Started playing sitar at the tender age of 4, and was accepted as the youngest disciple by Pandit Ravi Shankar at the age of 8. Started his career within India and overseas at the age of 20 and has performed in different countries all around the world. Received the highest honor of Sangeet Vibhushan in 1976. Ph.D. in Sanskrit, University of Pune . Performances in Japan since 91 and has performed over 250 times. Recently he has focused on Stress reduction through music therapy in India , Japan and Australia , and gives individual and group music sessions. Refer to


  Midori Furuyama - Finished Ayurveda Specialist course, from Ayurveda School in Tokyo , 1997. Ayurveda therapist, Diploma in Ayurveda lifestyle counseling. Presently working as a teacher of Ayurveda in Ayurveda School and also gives lectures in corporate offices. Has experienced treatment and attended basic lectures in Ayurveda College , Wagholi, Pune. Currently assists in organizing consultation activity in Japan of Dr. Sadanand Sardeshmukh