Tag Archives: panchakarma

The Ayurvedic Approach To Female Infertility

Infertility is usually defined as the inability to conceive despite regular sexual intercourse for more than 12 months. This article will address primarily female infertility or “female-factor” infertility. In the conventional Western medical paradigm, a woman’s advanced age, hormonal abnormalities, tubal-, uterine-, or endometrial-related conditions are common causes of female …

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What Really Happens During A Panchakarma Cleanse

Feeling sluggish, depressed, unmotivated? Having difficulty with emotional issues, digestion or concentration? You may benefit dramatically from a Panchakarma cleanse…. detoxifying through Ayurveda. Panchakarma (translated as five [cleansing] actions in Sanskrit) is a gentle, yet profound purification therapy, designed to reduce the body of toxins and balance doshic function, which …

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Ayurveda At A Crossroads: Critical Questions For Today’s Ayurveda Community

Hitāhitam sukham duhkham āyustasya hitāhitam mānam ca tacca yatroktam āyurvedaḥ sa ucyate “That is said to be Ayurveda which measures the beneficial and harmful, the happy and unhappy, the wholesome and unwholesome factors of life and the lifespan.” Caraka Samhita I/41 Although certainly not for the first time in its history, …

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My Daily Routine: Ayurvedic Practitioner Myra Lewin, Anahola, HI USA

Ayurvedic practitioner Myra Lewin is an esteemed teacher and ambassador in the fields of Ayurveda and yoga with over 20 years of experience. An author, yoga teacher trainer, and the founder of Hale Pule Ayurveda and Yoga, Myra is a living example of true wellness through daily practice. AyurvedaNextDoor was …

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Vaidyagrama, Ayurvedic Healing Village

Just outside the small but bustling city of Coimbatore in the southern state of Tamil Nadu is an Ayurvedic healing community called ‘Vaidyagrama‘. Known locally as the ‘hospital’, Vaidyagrama is an educational, green, authentic healing village where doctors live amongst patients and sustainable, earth-centered living is the way of life. I …

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