Principles of Ayurveda 1) To prolong life and promote perfect health* 2) To completely eradicate the disease and dysfunctions of the body Another goal of Ayurveda is to achieve “Nirvana” that is achieved with a balanced body and by extinction of all toxins from the body.
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What is Ashtanga? Ashtanga are the eight branches of Ayurveda: Internal Medicine (Kayachiktsa) The word ‘Kaya’ means “Agni’ – the digestive fire in the body. It is responsible for the entire metabolism in a human body. If there is an imbalance in this ‘Agni’, it might lead to many diseases. Kaya Chikitsa deals with the […]
What are TriDoshas? The word TriDoshas is composed of two words: Tri – means three Doshas – means energetic forces So these three forces are: Vatta Vata controls the nervous system, respiration and elimination Pitta Pitta governs digestion, catabolism, metabolism and perception Kapha Kapha is responsible for biological strength and body’s structure, resistance and symptoms […]