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Farida Sharan
Interests: An mystic author, educator, naturopath, adventurer, designer, founder of the School of Natural Medicine International, Wisdome Press & Herbs of Grace and cutting edge viewer of irises all over the world for 35 years - now spiraling through evolutionary cycles, opening to spirituality and service to family, my enjoyment is life is expanding my human potential, friends and students through my healing and educational life work and path - being a living example of what i share - an authentic true human being of love and compassion - gratitude to the divine universe for gifting me with this life
Recent Activity
Hi everyone. From now on our blog posts can be found on our PUREHEALTH website! Browse there for posts on students, graduates and classes from May 2014 onward. Enjoy this site for posts from April 2007 till May 2014. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Until this Healing Diets Level I class, I never felt so connected with the actual life-force of food. I have now learned and experienced that food is energy – alive, pulsating with life that wants to generously give to all who would receive! Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Healing Diets Level I class opened my eyes to so much beauty! I learned to take my love of food and shift it into divine energy. Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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"The beauty of the plants and their growing process, the beauty of connecting with the spirit and voice of medicinal plants and the amazing beauty of realizing again all of the precious gifts that we have been given on this earth are some of the things I take away from the Herbal Medicine Immersion at the School of Natural Medicine in Colorado." Suzanne Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Intense class – a lot of information! Learning about the body systems and how interrelated everything is prepared us for learning about supplements and products and how and when to use them really gave me confidence to move forward." Jaden Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Emotionally, I felt a great releasing of fear and an opening to the love that I need. The support that I feel from the school helps me to tap into my inner strength and connect to the strength and gifts that this world has to offer. I found Heidi's teaching to be tremendously powerful and inspiring. Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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I learned how emotional releases continue to heal my mind, body and spirit in every class I attend in the School of Natural Medicine. Before each class, I undergo some form of tension. This time it presented in my solar plexus on Day One. The healing was profound on a physical and emotional level with the Castor Oil pack. We learn by experience because our trainings are based on each of our Self-Healing personal evolution! Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Being in class with our herbal teacher, Heidi Jarvis, a graduate of the School of Natural Medicine I am enrolled in, has reinforced how much I would love to have a space of healing, plants, herbs, products and peace, one day! Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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"Experiencing herbs first hand is essential and fun! I slept better than I have in years thanks to the Lobelia foot bath. I also gained a greater awareness of my body, the signals it gives me, and how to better interpret them so I can take conscious action to correct any imbalances. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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"My biggest moment during the Herbal Medicine I class was when I experienced seeing colors – swirls of maroon, turquoise, purple and black – when I was sitting with plants with my eyes closed at the School of Natural Medicine herbal teaching pharmacy/dispensary and gardens with our wonderful teacher, Heidi Jarvis, and the other students in the class. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Great news from our dynamic School of Natural Medicine Naturopathy, Master Iridologist & Master Herbalist graduate in Golden Bay, New Zealand. Her dynamic career continues to unfold in the most creative and positive light! Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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I wrote to Ellen Tart Jensen after the February Conference to thank her for giving me a copy of her book (I had also given her a copy of my new book) and she responded with this lovely email. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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So honored to teach alongside and assist Farida Sharan at the School of Natural Medicine on the third and last day of Healing Diets Level II. The class was phenomenal. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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As this was my Healing Diets Level III, I got to demo a raw chia seed and cacao pudding dessert. After grinding the chia seeds to powder, I added dates to sweeten, coconut creamer and vanilla and mixed it all up in the Vita Mix Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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"Wow! Eating fully alive plant foods awakens the life of my soul. What a blessing to share time with beautiful women in the kitchen. What amazing foods we have experienced and shared together. The red of the beets grounded not only my root chakra but awakened my heart energy. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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I am grateful beyond measure to have found the truths most will never know. I am pleased I now desire to be the best inhabitant of this earth possible, and that respect, compassion and kindness – 'doing right!" is the desire of my heart. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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What a wonderful surprise to learn that a SNM graduate from the early 1987 United Kingdom School of Natural Medicine days is living near a friend I am visiting while on holiday in Spain. Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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I enjoyed a fantastic afternoon with Nichola, School of Natural Medicine Naturopathy student, and a luminary in the spa world in Bangkok, Hong Kong, the Middle East where she created a spa from the sand up (see previous post, and now the manager and creator of the Naturopathy Spa at the Espa in the Corintha Hotel, London, England. Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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On a recent visit to London, England, I stopped in to visit Riccardo who flourishes as a radiant living example of health and healing as the hospitable and creative owner of Riccardo's 'Taste of Tuscany' in Chelsea, London, England. While the restaurant was once owned by his father, it is Riccardo's amazing approach that make this restaurant so popular since he took it over in the early 1980's. Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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THE IIPA (International Iridology Practitioners Association) Conference in Florida provided a welcome opportunity to meet with old friends, colleagues, SNM graduates and students and inspiring new connections. Absolutely wonderful to meet and share with Betty Sue O'Brian SNM Naturopathy graduate,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Our new PUREHEALTH SCHOOL OF NATURAL MEDICINE website is up!!! http://www.purehealth.com Check it out! Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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"When receiving the Vagus treatment with the Young Living Essential Oils in the PureHealth School of Natural Medicine, Boulder, Colorado Essential Oils II class, there was a moment when I felt a deep surge of my physical heart contracting in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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What a beautiful unfolding of entering the heart! Learning about the physical heart and the fantastical spiraling movement of blood within the body – the spiraling of receptivity of love and health, balancing of fluid pressures, reacting to organ resistance, emotions and environment. Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Reflexology III was an advanced class where I stepped through profound shifts in my being. After preparing with case studies in my own practice, I dived deeper into the work and observed how far I had come since my first class. Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2014 at Independently Healthy
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Reflexology provided the opportunity for me in a moment of truest surrender, to release the deepest pain of my life. At the final awakening, it was a point of consciousness that had endured the deepest pain. There are no words to express the gratitude I feel. Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2014 at Independently Healthy