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Ayurveda has a health system can be used in three primary ways:
to prevent and treat simple disorders
to prevent and cure chronic and difficult disorders
Practical Ayurveda is an introductory work on the Ayurvedic system of health care. The system is presented in an easy to read, lucid style suitable for Westerners. The simple explanations and avoidance of Sanskrit terms make it especially accessible. Additionally, Atreya establishes the spiritual roots of Ayurveda and shows how to practical use the subtle healing modules available in the Vedic tradition. [ Read more ]
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There will NOT be personal advise on health as Ayurveda cannot be done by phone, by mail or even internet. The importance of seeing the patient and studying the pathology is the most important thing. Otherwise any so called advise is just symptomatic and not really Ayurveda which treats dosha as the cause of pathology (CS, Su Ch 1.57)
- Cancer therapies
Cancer & Chemotherapy
Cancer & Chemotherapy - choices to make
This a letter I wrote today to a very old friend with whom I am very close concerning her choice on how to follow up her treatment of breast (...)
- Multiple Sclerosis Protocoles in Ayurveda
Suggestions for Vataja type MS
These are my notes from a class I taught in Zurich last September. I use these with my MS patients as well. I hope they help you or someone you know.
Introduction Multiple sclerosis (...)
Kaphaja type Polyarthritis
I had an interesting case last week. The thing that was so interesting about it was that it was a pathology started and maintained by Kapha. There were no signs of Vata involvement, (...)
- Ayurvedic Psychology
Caraka Samhita’s view of Psychology
The Caraka Samhita establishes that the causes of psychological disorders are due to the wrong use of the mind.
“Thinking is an object for the mind (it can be observed). Thus the wrong (...)
- Essential oils in Ayurveda
The use of essential oils in Ayurveda
The use of essential oils is very common today. Unfortunately, there is a new tendency to use essential oils internally and externally as medicines. I am not sure why or where this bad (...)
- Ayurveda and Homeopathy
Ayurveda and Homeopathy
Recently while in Portugal I got into a discussion about Ayurveda and Homeopathy.
Tendonitis treatment in Ayurveda
Ayurvedic medicine recognizes that all disease is the result of doshic imbalance. Therefore, all diseases are classified first by dosha that is implicated in the disorder (Roga) and (...)
- Maternal and fetal exposure to pesticides associated to genetically modified foods
Maternal and fetal exposure to pesticides associated to genetically modified foods in Eastern Townships of Quebec, Canada
Pesticides associated to genetically modified foods (PAGMF), (...)
- Sweat will smell like ammonia
Your sweat will smell like ammonia only if an excessive amount of amino acids are being used for energy, or you are not receiving adequate water. The key to avoiding that ammonia smell (...)
- Castor oil
Castor oil is the only oil that removes ama and congested mala or kapha when used with heat. It will reduce tumors and any excess tissues. It reduces vata strongly.
Internally it moves (...)
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A good video on the question of vaccines.
- Eye disorders
Triphala Eye Treatment For all kinds of eye disorders
This treatment is used for the following eye problems and may be used for other disorders not listed here :
- Ayurveda and Thyroid
According to Ayurveda the thyroid is located in the 6th tissue level or Majjadhatu. Majja is controlled by Kapha dosha.
According to Ayurveda the thyroid function is controlled by (...)
- Autistic Boy
QUESTION: I just keep thinking about my last client and need to run something by you. He is a 5 years old mildly autistic boy. Mainly Vata constitution I think. His Mum took him out of (...)
- The Value of a Teacher
A teacher has value if they live what they teach. A teacher has value if they know their subject from their own experience and not from a book.
When choosing a teacher make sure they (...)
The root of stress is wrong identification. Feeling that "I am" is the root cause of stress and all other psychologically disturbances according to Ayurveda. This feeling of "I am" is (...)
- Fear of Flying and Jet lag
Question: "Can you give me some advices to help me for my fear of planes, and disorders for Vata, please? Such as Jet lag, food, constipation, etc."
Answer: The best thing is a herb (...)
- Jumping leg syndrome
OUESTION: I also have a patient with restless leg, or rather jumping leg syndrome. Her doctor has her on Mirapexin a Parkinson’s treatment, this allows her to get to sleep. It is worst (...)
- Rasa means nourishment
The Caraka Saṃhitā is considered to be the most authoritative text on Āyurveda in India.
The Caraka Saṃhitā states that nourishment of the human body is derived from Rasa in the section (...)
- Secrets of Healing, Culture and Spirituality
Traditional Ayurveda in Kerala
This is an exceptional workshop with one of India’s greatest teachers who will share traditional secrets of Ayurveda that are not written down in any book !
In Kerala, India the (...)
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