Three unique qualities of matter – The Trigunas – Sattva, Rajas, Tamas

The Trigunas are the three facets of Matter Trigunas or “Three – Gunas” are the most basic and innate qualities of matter that form the basis of mental set-up or

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Ayurveda suggests Fasting for good health and detoxification!

Intermittent fasting helps to cleanse and fire up Agni! Fasting is one of the best ways to cleanse and allow your digestive system to recuperate! Modern lifestyle encompasses a fast-paced

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Viruddha Ahara – Incompatible Foods to avoid – Ayurvedic Principles!

Viruddha Ahara – Incompatible Foods lead to Inflammation and Digestive Disorders! The so-called lifestyle diseases, we are witnessing today are the direct or indirect result of improper foods. To top

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Three Doshas and the cycle of life!

Human Lifecycle and the Three Doshas! The three Doshas as mentioned in our earlier posts can be described to direct behaviour and response of every human being to internal and

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Kapha Dosha – Characteristics and Lifestyle!

Kapha is the physical energy of cohesion and growth Kapha Dosha is the prime physical energy responsible for cohesion, growth, and nurturing of our physical and mental states. Physiologically, Kapha governs

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Pitta Dosha – Characteristics and the Balancing act!

Pitta Dosha is the energy of Transformation and Digestion! Pitta Dosha as a physical energy guides transformation in our physical and mental states. Physiologically, it governs the force of metabolism,

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Vata Dosha – Characteristics and the balancing act

Vata Dosha is the physical energy of motion and circulation in our body and mind! Vata Dosha is the prime physical energy guiding motion of our physical being such as respiratory, nervine,

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Dosha – Know your body and mind type

The Tri Dosha – Ayurvedic Principles that define the physical state The Pancha Mahabhuta work together in different ways to create physical energies, termed as Dosha in individuals. These three govern the

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Sapta Dhatu – The seven body tissue – Know the building blocks of human body!

The Sapta Dhatu – Seven body Tissues The “Dhatus” are the basic varieties of tissues which compose the human body. The word “dhatu” comes from a Sanskrit word which means

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Pacha Mahabhuta – The Five Elements of Life!

The Panchamahabhuta – Five basic elements of nature Ayurveda describes five basic elements Pancha mahabhuta of Air “Vayu”, Water “Jal” , Fire “Agni”, Earth “Bhumi”, and Space/Ether “Aakash”. The Panchamahabhuta mix

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