Tag Archives: Ayurveda

Panchakarma – The Ancient Art of Detoxification in Ayurveda

Detoxification is an important aspect of promoting and ensuring holistic health. In fact, it has been practised for centuries. In India, detoxification is performed as Panchakarma, a purification system that means ‘five therapies’: Vamana, Nasya, Virechana, Ratamoskhana, and Basti. Vamana removes Kapha toxins found in the respiratory system and the rest of the body-toxins that… Read More »

Allergies – Ayurveda Treatment

Allergies refer to an exaggerated reaction by our immune system in response to bodily contact with certain foreign substances. These foreign substitutes are usually harmless. But, in a person whose body is given to allergies, these foreign substances are recognized by the body and one part of the immune system is turned on. Allergy-producing substances… Read More »

Holistic Living With Kerala Ayurveda Medicines

Ayurveda is a traditional medicine of India, originated 5,000 years ago. This old treatment therapy emphasizes on the health of body, mind and soul. It is done through creating a balance of five elements air, fire, earth, water and space in the body through diet, exercise and lifestyle. Meaning Ayurveda is originated from two Sanskrit… Read More »

Jaundice And Liver Diseases – Ayurveda Medicine Management

Treatment of all liver diseases in Ayurveda concentrates on Pitta dosha rather than the organ itself. All liver diseases have imbalances of pitta and agni. Apart from this, ojus is also affected. As the liver is the basis of Pachaka Pitta, all diseases of the liver can be treated concomitantly by treating Pachaka Pitta. The… Read More »

How Ayurveda Can Regulate Cholesterol

Understanding cholesterol Cholesterol is one of the essential components for a healthy life. It is the structural component that is required to make cell membranes, vitamin D, hormones, and substances that help in digestion. This waxy stuff is found in all cells. Trouble starts when the level of cholesterol increases more than the normal range… Read More »

How to Help Ayurveda Treatment After Chemotherapy?

Even if, many of the effects of chemotherapy are short-term, hormonal imbalances, temporary problems with memory, fatigue and impaired immunity and concentration persists for years. To date, not several researchers have looked at the effectiveness of treatments for reversing these long-term side effects. But, it makes sense, if approaches, which support detoxification, lessen stress and… Read More »