Ayurveda

Lighten Up Tea

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Try this recipe, perfect for lightening up during Spring. Spring is the season to lighten up. After winter’s chill, it is time to melt the inner freeze. The winter body tends to become stagnant, sluggish and tight. Just as spring’s warmer temperatures melt mountain snow, thaw...

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3 Ways To Keep Your Digestive Fires Burning Bright for the Holidays

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Try these three recipes for better digestion. The holidays can overwhelm. Whether it is our schedule, our nerves, our physical reserves, this is the time when the surge of seasonal joy can threaten to inundate. ↓ But nature is here to support you. Specifically, Ayurveda sees this as...

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Immunity Spice Blend for Autumn

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This mix combines zesty warming spices that boost aroma, flavor, healing wisdom, and most importantly, the fire in your foods, your belly, your life. Agni is the Sanskrit word for fire. In Ayurveda, it is a word generally used to describe our digestive fire. Agni digests and assimilates the nutrients in our food, and supports...

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Sweet and Grounding Makes Autumn Sing

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↓ Stay in balance this Autumn season. ↓ In the northern hemisphere, where it is Autumn, it is the season when Vatadominates. Vata means “wind, air,” or “to flow, to move, or to command.” ↓ Vata is the underlying force that governs all movement in the body including circulation, muscular movement,...

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The Ayurvedic Medicine of Taste

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◊ The health benefits of balancing different tastes, plus a recipe for Coconut Almond Overnight Oats ◊ Nature’s evolutionary, self-regulating, generative intelligence is conveyed to us through her foods. Each flavor in the rainbow of nature’s abundance expresses a dazzling ray of this intelligence. Sweet gives us comfort, strength, and...

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Kavala Graha: Ayurvedic Remedy for a Healthy Smile

  |   Ayurveda, Coconut Oil, Health Awareness, Healthy Life Style, Oil Pulling, Teeth   |   No comment

↓   If you haven’t heard about the new “in” ayurvedic cleansing technique called oil pulling, let me fill you in. Oil pulling, known as “Kavala” or “Gandusha” is one of the techniques that is highly regarded in Ayurveda. Though there have been only a few small...

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5 Ways to Summerize your Meals

  |   Ayurveda, Eat, Healthy eating, Healthy Food Choice, Healthy foods, Healthy Life Style, Healthy Recipes, Summer   |   No comment

Plus a recipe: Spring into Summer Salad with Berries, Peach and Rose ↓ Spring is giving way to summer. Pungent, astringent, bitter greens like arugula, dandelion, mustard, purslane, and pea are yielding to summer’s sweet, cooling foods like strawberries, stone fruits, melons, and squash.   As the season turns, there...

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