Dilek is the owner and founder behind
Warrior Goddess Ayurveda
“Dosha dhatu mal mulam hi shariram”
Dilek just recently (December 2020 during the pandemic) moved from California to Wisconsin, to experience the midwest four seasons. She is an Ayurveda Wellness Counselor, currently in her last year of Master’s of Science in Ayurveda and Intergrative Medicine at Maharishi International University. She is also a member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA).
She has started her Ayurveda education at San Diego College of Ayurveda around 2013, continued to California College of Ayurveda during 2016-2017. Completed her Ayurveda and Gynecology/Obstetrics/Menopause with Dr Amruta Athale based in Pune India. She is currently continuing her study with Dr. Amruta in Dravy Guna, Ayurvedic Herbology, one year program. Dilek, also studied with Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, A.D., Yogaraj (Ayurveda), D.N.-C, R.H., LMT, NCTMB, CC, NAMAPM who has over 40 years of experience. Her study with K.P. Khalsa was at professional herbalist program at International Integrative Education Institute, where she has learnt a unique approach to herbal medicine which integrates plants and diagnostic tools from the three major healing traditions of the world.
Furthermore, he has been attending workshops and seminars about this to continue her studies.
Ayurveda Wellness Counselor, RYT 200, MBA, MSCS, Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer,
Multi Award Winning Middle Eastern Dance Artist
Believes in there is nothing we cannot do attitude, positive thinking, meditation, whole foods, yoga, dance, communication, help eachother and infinite learning and improvement
Dilek likes to think of herself as a sponge when it comes to learning.
She has studied with an array of great gurus, including Dr. Monica “Manjulali Dasi, Atul Krishna, Dr. Sahana Kedlaya, Dr. Aparna Dandekar, and Dr. Kirti Pingle, Vaidya Mishra, K.P. Khalsa, Vaidya Manohar Palakurthi, Dr. Paul Morehead, Dr. Charles Elder, Dr. Amruta Athale.
She stays highly motivated regardless of what obstacles stand in front of her and that’s what many people notice about her when they meet Dilek for the first time. She is an eternal optimist.
At Warrior Goddess Ayurveda, Dilek offers many classes and workshops, ayurvedic consultations, and more. She has integrated art and yoga therapy into her dance programs and continues to offer more services as she learns about what her clients need. Some of the new services she has begun to offer include cooking workshops as well as one on one sessions.
Dilek is passionate about all that she does. She loves learning and she loves helping people. She has been in touch with people in the holistic lifestyle for many years now and is pleased to offer more services and touch the lives of more individuals.
When you want to learn more about Warrior Goddess Ayurveda, contact her for more information. This will allow you to find out about the workshops, classes, and even one on one sessions that are available. Whether you are looking for ways to lose weight, increase your energy, or heal from a certain ailment, the holistic approach can be used to help you through your struggles.
I have BA from University of Marmara, Istanbul with Magna Cum Laude. MBA in Financial Management, and MSCS – Master’s of Science, Computer Science from National University, San Diego. I have worked as an accountant in few different firms, before I switched to Test Engineering, and then to Software Quality Assurance Engineering.
I also have long successful history of Middle Eastern Dance, and adult ballet training.
Yoga has been one of my passion, and I integrated yoga to my dance training to prevent injuries, longevity of my dance career, strength and toning of muscle groups separately and together. Now I teach yoga warm ups for dancers in my classes.