Todd Caldecott

Todd Caldecott
Born (1969-01-21) January 21, 1969 (age 48)
New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
OccupationActor, Author, Herbalist
Years active1987-1992; 1996 (actor)


Todd Caldecott (given birth to January 21, 1969) is usually a Canadian medical herbalist, Ayurvedic practitioner in Vancouver, English Columbia, writer of the textbook Ayurveda: The Divine Technology of Existence (2006) and Meals As Medicine: THE IDEA and Practice of Meals (2011), and co-editor of Ayurveda In Nepal: The Teachings of Vaidya Mana Bajra Bajracharya (2011). He’s also a previous film and tv actor.

Life and career

Caldecott was created in New Westminster, Uk Columbia, and graduated from University or college Hill Secondary College in Vancouver in 1987. That same 12 months, he won greatest actor inside a Vancouver Theater Event for his overall performance inside a play by Sheldon Rosen known as The Box. Soon thereafter Caldecott, also called Todd Shaffer, acquired a realtor, and began employed in the film and tv industry, guest-starring in a number of tv shows including Wiseguy, 21 Leap Street, Risk Bay, Northwood and Bordertown. He also acted in several made-for-TV films including Mother CAN I Rest With Risk and One Boy, One Wolf, One Summer time, as well as the feature films Dread and Fri the 13th Component VIII: Jason Calls for Manhattan.After becoming disillusioned using the film industry, Caldecott traveled to India and Western Asia in 1990 for any year-long trip on a budget of only a "few dollars each day". In this 12 months he analyzed Indian traditional music in Chennai and Varanasi, India; and buddhist yoga in Bodhgaya, India; and Nilambe, Sri Lanka. During his travel and research he became extremely sick, at one stage experiencing both bacillary and amoebic dysentery. After departing India he journeyed inside a weakened condition to the North Part of Pakistan, including Gilgit, the Hunza valley and Pasu. It had been in these areas, renowned for his or her long-lived inhabitants, healthful meals and glacial drinking water that he "partly retrieved" from his disease. He then continued to visit throughout Iran, spending weeks as the visitor of the Sufi get good at in Shiraz.Time for Canada, Caldecott sought rest from what now acquired turn into a chronic digestive disorder, and discovered success in the treatments of the Ayurvedic physician. This might prove to have got an enormous impact on his lifestyle path, and quickly thereafter Caldecott enrolled and graduated from a three-year, full-time scientific program in Traditional western Herbal Medicine in the Coastal Hill University in Vancouver. After graduating, Caldecott instantly traveled back again to India to review Ayurvedic medication in Coimbatore, India, more than a five-month period, and came back to Canada to begin with practicing, composing and teaching. In 1999, Caldecott relocated to Calgary, Alberta, where he ultimately became clinical movie director of the Crazy Rose University of Natural Curing. Here Caldecott created, administered and trained a three-year medical program in Traditional western Herbal Medicine. During this time period Caldecott finished the manuscript for any textbook known as Ayurveda: The Divine Technology of Existence (ISBN 9780723434108), that was subsequently released by Elsevier in 2006.Caldecott is co-editor of Ayurveda in Nepal: The Teachings of Vaidya Mana Bajra Bajracharya (ISBN 9781600475023), along with Madhu Bajra Bajracharya and Alan Tillotson. Released in '09 2009, this publication summarizes the medical practice of Ayurveda based on the past due Vaidya Mana's hereditary custom of Ayurvedic doctors and Buddhist priests in the Kathmandu Valley. Todd Caldecott can be author of Meals As Medication: THE IDEA and Practice of Meals (2011), which explains the preventative and restorative application of meals and diet therapy, sketching upon the customs of Ayurveda, Chinese language medicine, and other conventional systems of curing. In 2012, Todd Caldecott founded the Dogwood College of Botanical Medication, which offers distance education applications and a gurukula-style, mentorship training curriculum for aspiring professionals. Todd Caldecott also maintains a thorough website containing free of charge content on organic health and fitness including a blog page where he frequently posts.