Good Health Through Prevention

Eliminating the basis of disease by bringing life into accord with natural law

13  – 17 June 2022

With Dr Donn Brennan, Dr Hanumantha Rao, and Dr Rohi Bartake

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Live online, with recordings available for three months

In English and German

Monday – Friday 10:00-12:00; 13:00–15:00; 15:15– 16:45

Course fee: 320 299 euro (Incl. VAT)

*There is a reduced price for lower-income countries, please see the application form. 

This course is open to everyone

About the course

‘Prevention is the spontaneous ability to prevent violation of Natural Law through all thought, speech, and action.’

— Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Join this special, interactive online course called ‘Good Health through Prevention.’ Through interactive, guided learning from renowned lecturers from India and Europe, Stichting MERU has developed online courses that can
be easily integrated into your life. These courses are accredited by the AYUSH
Ministry, Government of India, and after successful completion of each course you will receive a certificate.

Open to the general public as well as the meditating community, this in-depth course, designed by Maharishi himself, will demonstrate how to prevent ill health by bringing all areas of life into harmony with natural law.

This course will cover 16 different topics including the fundamentals of a healthy and wholesome diet, importance of good digestion and metabolism for prevention, the importance of a balanced diet for prevention, and maintaining harmony through healthy daily and seasonal routines.

Taught with beautifully detailed charts, the Good Health through Prevention course will be easy to follow, even if you are not familiar with Maharishi’s Vedic knowledge. Faculty will guide you through the 16-lesson course, and at the end of each lesson will answer any course participants’ questions.


Maharishi's Total Knowledge

Dr Hanumantha Rao holds an MD in Ayurveda and has extensive clinical and teaching experience. He trained in Maharishi AyurVeda under Maharishi’s guidance and has been associated with Maharishi’s Global Organisation since 1991.

Dr Rao has travelled extensively over 30 countries around the world including USA, Europe, and Australia since being associated with the Maharishi Global Organisation. He leads many Maharishi AyurVeda physician training courses, consultant training courses, Panchakarma technician training courses, and Maharishi AyurVeda education courses. Dr Rao also has given public lectures, interviews, and conducted workshops on Maharishi AyurVeda.

Dr Rao is Chief Maharishi AyurVeda physician at the MERU Health Centre in the Netherlands, in addition to his being an esteemed MERU faculty member.

Maharishi's Total Knowledge

Dr Donn BrennanFounding President of the Ayurveda Practitioners Association, was one of the first western physicians to train in India in the Maharishi Vedic Approach to Health.

He qualified in medicine in 1979 at University College Dublin. During the ‘80s, he worked in different specialities in hospitals, and then as a GP. It was at this time that he trained in Maharishi Ayurveda.

Dr Brennan became a teacher of Transcendental Meditation in 1982. For eighteen months, during 1984-1985, he studied Maharishi Ayurveda in America and in the Government-run Ayurveda University in Jamnagar in Gujarat state, India.

Since 1990, he has worked full time promoting, lecturing, and consulting in Maharishi’s Vedic approach to health. Dr Brennan has lectured and consulted in almost all the major cities in Ireland and Britain, as well as Iceland and the Channel Islands. He has given many seminars, advanced talks, and courses, including introductory courses for physicians, and pulse diagnosis courses. Many thousands have consulted with him for health advice.

What course participants say

‘The course helped me gain control of creating and maintaining my own health. Every day I feel vital, fresh, alert, and ready to meet the day with enthusiasm and creativity

– SJ

‘The course is clear, substantial, and beautifully structured’

– Anonymous

‘I thought I knew a lot already, but I learned a lot more and with very good explanations’

– Wilhelmina van der Heijden

‘Since taking the course I no longer fall ill with the change of seasons, after holiday celebrations, or when I am under pressure’

– BK

Course fee

The course fee is 320€ 299€. Reduced prices are available to participants from lower-income countries — please see the application form for more about the prices for different countries.

Course schedule

This online course consists of daily three live sessions, which will be recorded
for participants to review and catch up. The live sessions will take place from Monday to Friday, 13 – 17 June. Each day, sessions will take place 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-15:00; 15:15 – 16:45 CEST, the local time in the Netherlands. 

If you miss any sessions, replays will be available on MERU’s new online course platform for three months after the course ends.

Joining the course

Technical requirements to join are that you have a desktop, laptop, or mobile device that can access the internet. The course will be conducted by Zoom video conferencing software. Instructions for using Zoom, and login details for joining the course, will be provided before the course.

Once the course begins, you will be able to catch up on sessions you may have missed or review any session you would like to see again on our online platform.

Register before noon, 12 June, and take control of your health!