SANSKRIT MEALTIME PRAYERS

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Mealtime prayers are an opportunity to pause before rushing food into our stomach. They are an opportunity to calm down, relax our body, adopt the right posture, be grateful for the food that we are receiving and evaluate the strength of our Agni.

WHAT IS DHARMA – THE RIGHT WAY OF LIVING?

Dharma (virtue, right way of living) is one the main Purushartha (Purpose of Life) together with Artha (wealth) and Sukha (happiness) as exposed in Ayurveda’s Astanga Hrdayam Ch1, Su 1.2.

WHY IS AYURVEDIC MEDECINE RELEVANT TODAY

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Is Ayurvedic medicine relevant today ? Although born more than 5,000 years ago in what is today known as India, Ayurveda travelled – particularly during its apogée around 500 BC – throughout the world and inspired many of the traditional medicinal systems such as the Persian, Chinese, Tibetan and Greeks. Its principles were understood by […]

HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKIN HEALTHY AND YOUNG

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 “Skin health, starts from the inside out” Skin health has a tremendous impact on self-confidence and interpersonal relationships. We all now how it feels to go to work or meet friends on a “bad skin” day. Why is that? Because, the way our skin looks and feels, gives us (and others around us!) a truthful […]

IMPROVE YOUR RELATIONSHIPS WITH AYURVEDA

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Why don’t we get along with everyone? Why some of us prefer to stay in rather than going out? Why do children become difficult at puberty? And why do women go through “mid-life crisis” at menopause? In the work environment, some of us prefer leading teams and others are happy being part of a team. […]

MEDITATION TO CALM THE MIND

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Listen to this meditation to calm the mind down. It is particularly good to balance Pitta or Vata emotions such as as anxiety, fear, doubt, anger, confusion and frustration. Will also help in preventing insomnia and restlessness.

MUSIC FOR INSOMNIA, DEEP SLEEP AND RELAXATION

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Many of us suffer from insomnia or have difficulties falling asleep. This is particularly true during dryer seasons of the year and for people with predominantly dry and light (vata or pitta) body-mind constitution.

PREVENTING JOINT AND BONE PAIN

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According to Ayurveda joint and bone pain linked to rheumatoid arthritis can be improved and prevented with correct blood supply, diet and lifestyle.