Texas Association of Ayurveda Professionals

Narayana Ayurveda and Yoga Academy is a professional member of TAPAS.

What is TAPAS?

TAPAS is a growing movement of Ayurvedic Practitioners, Counselors, students and professionals and also includes those interested in Ayurveda from a diversified population in the state of Texas, USA.
Tapas in sanskrit means the continuous and constant quest for knowing the truth. This is a heated focus of attention, a one- mindedness that we cannot be distracted from. It drives us to inexhaustibly seek the truth.
Our Mission and Objectives


To support and protect authentic Ayurveda and Allied Health Professionals in the state of Texas.

Emphasis on authentic classical Ayurveda Education

Governance to preserve the excellence of Ayurveda Clinical Practice

Work unitedly to help recognize Ayurveda Medicine in the State of Texas


Ayurveda Outreach

To be an organization representing the Ayurveda profession in Texas and nationally.

To provide a common, unified, protected space and platform for those who are practicing Ayurveda in Texas.

To propagate, promote and protect the philosophy, knowledge, science and practice of Ayurveda for the benefit of humanity.

To provide a collaborative platform for Ayurvedic Physicians (Vaidyas), Ayurveda Schools, Products, Seekers, Consumers, Organizations and Entrepreneurs to connect with each in Texas and nationally.

Ayurveda Practice

To promote a positive vision of Ayurveda and its holistic approach of health and wellness.

To provide leadership and mentorship within the Ayurveda community.

To encourage the adoption of proper legislation and work towards licensure of Ayurveda practice in the state of Texas

To govern and regulate Ayurveda Practice in the State of Texas with the help of national organizations

To develop clinical, educational, marketing and legal resources for Ayurvedic practitioners

To provide educational opportunities and support to Ayurveda professionals

To support Ayurveda students and promote Ayurvedic practices through continuing education programs

To conduct continuing education seminars, conferences, webinars for those practicing Ayurveda and for students