Dr. Pravin Chordia (MBBS, M.S.)
Dr. Chordia is the inspiration and co-founder of Serene Eco Village and the main proponent of the Medicine-free Life program that has benefited over 5000 people in the last 3 years and cured them of acidity, ulcers, thyroid, diabetes, hypertension, migraine and even cancer without medicines.
He is a much acclaimed surgeon having had his hospital in Pune for 30 years from 1987 to 2007.
He is also an environmentalist, a scientist and a technocrat in organic lifestyle having extensively researched and pioneered natural farming and alkaline water conversion techniques, methods and products. He is a patent holder in solar water heaters.
He was elected as the chairman of the 40th Indian Social Science Congress conference where he presented his paper on “Peoples health and quality of life in India’’. Associated with Pune Municipal Corporation for waste management.
Hon. Guest lecturer for Organic Farming at YASHADA
Designed convenient sub-surface irrigation techniques
Planted over 20 lakh trees
Developed Water Smart Pots for easy gardening
Ms. Jayashree Pravin Chordia
She is a Bachelor degree holder in Psychology.
She employs her culinary expertise in designing many innovative and new recipes based on the principles of the Medicine-free Life program and heads the kitchen department at Serene Eco Village.
She has used her insights and expertise in creating a complimentary and conducive environment for the Medicine-free Life program conducted at the Serene Eco Village. As an entrepreneur, she has provided various employment opportunities at the Serene Eco Village that have helped in stemming the migration of the villagers to cities. Her hobbies include cookery, natural beauty treatments and gardening.
Mr. Nikhil Kothari
A Mechanical Engineer, Nikhil was initially employed in Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd. On realizing the immediate and long-term drawbacks of the conventional corporate and city lifestyle, he decided to jump out of the system & join Serene Eco Village and support the Medicine-free Life program. He is credited with many technological advances in energy conservation, accommodation and employment at the Serene Eco Village combining his engineering learning and a passion for innovation.
Ms. Dipika Chordia Kothari
Following in her father’s footsteps and her dream, she left the modern city life to embrace the Medicine-free Life program.
She completed her Higher Secondary Education in Science and then decided to quit the conventional education system and pursue her interest in natural lifestyle and living. She acquired knowledge in green technologies and organic farming from Sholai in the State of Tamil Nadu. She followed this up by learning yoga and naturopathy at Nashik. She was chosen as one of the climate champions at the International Climate Championship 2010 - a global initiative by the British Council.
Dr. Jayshri Rakesh Jaybhaye
After completing her bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy in 2010, Dr. Jayshri worked at various government and private hospitals building on her expertise and gaining experience.
In 2015, she was introduced to the Medicine Free Life and Dr. Pravin Chordia. She participated in the program and later assisted the MFL team for 6 months. Since then she is living MFL Lifestyle and propagating this to society by awareness lecture’s and in different forms of activities. It’s been 2 yrs she is a active Member of MFL.
Ms. Payal Kedar Saoji
In 2011 she completed Post-graduation in Naturopathy and Yoga. She was associated with various private Ayurvedic hospitals and Naturopathy Centers.
After she was introduced to the medicine free life program, she became a follower and member of the MFL team.
Mr. Rohan Chhajed
Rohan is among the millions of people trying to discover themselves. He has always been a believer in sustainability and nature. He has volunteered for the Medicine free life. By returning back to our roots and aspiring for a medicine-free life, he dedicates his time and efforts to grow organic food at the Serene Eco Village. Currently, he is also pursuing Diploma in Naturopathy.
Dr. Gous Shaukatali Mujawar
Dr. Mujawar holds a Master’s Degree in Ayurveda and practices Ayurvedic treatment for last 8 years. He is now a member of the Medicine-free Life team and is an active proponent of the program.