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Articles tagged as Ayurveda

  • Govardhan Eco-Village’s Ayurveda Center Transforms Lives

    Hidden away in the verdant Sahyadri mountain range in Maharashtra, some ninety kilometers from Mumbai, is Govardhan Ayurveda, a healing center that could change your life. 

  • Devotee Company Creates Ayurvedic Personal Care Items From Cow Products

    A devotee-owned company, Ra Vino Industries, based in Mumbai has created a line of personal and home care products with Ayurvedic properties, using the panchagavyas – milk, ghee, curd, dung and urine – of indigenous cows.

  • Paramahamster: Ayurvedic Doctor - Part 2

    Our "Paramahamster" comic strip follows an enthusiastic devotee as he navigates a 9 - 5 work day in the corporate world. Please check back weekly for new episodes!

  • Paramahamster - Ayurvedic Doctor

    Our "Paramahamster" comic strip follows an enthusiastic devotee as he navigates a 9 - 5 work day in the corporate world. Please check back weekly for new episodes!

  • New Website on Natural Healing: “Cures That Work”

    With the blessings of Prahladananda Swami, ISKCON’s Minister of Health, at the end of January a new website will be launched, consisting of personal testimonials from devotees who have been successful in treating their illnesses or others’ effectively with natural remedies.

  • Medical Practitioners Meet and Retreat At Gita Nagari Yoga Farm

    More than 50 ISKCON medical practitioners—doctors, nurses, medical technicians, Ayurveda experts and other healthcare professionals—gathered at the Gita Nagari Yoga Farm in rural Pennsylvania on September 25-27 for a three-day event, the “North American ISKCON Medical Professionals Retreat.”

  • The Many Astounding Ways to Use Curcumin

    Today, modern science is backing up what ancient Indians have known for centuries—that turmeric, and curcumin in particular, has many astounding uses.

  • The Science Behind and the Technique of Eating in a Banana Leaf

    It's not an authentic South Indian meal if you haven't had it on a banana leaf. There is something very endearing and amazing about eating on banana leaves. But do you know the science behind it? 'Put Chutney' brings to us this hilarious video about banana leaves and the right way to eat in one!

  • Why You Should Drink Water From a Copper Vessel

    Modern science also supports this Ayurvedic claim that water stored in copper vessel is able to considerably reduce the presence of harmful bacteria.

  • Eating with Your Hands is Healthier

    Ayurvedic wisdom teaches that our bodies can respond to this food-touch by producing the needed enzymes and digestive juices before the food even meets our lips.

  • Krishna’s Healthcare

    Since time immemorial, human societies have championed Mother Nature’s therapeutic splendor as a reliable and sacred source of healthcare. It is important to be aware of the various health issues sprouting up during this iron age of Kali.

  • Awesome Uses for Turmeric

    Turmeric is a commonly found spice and herb that is increasing in popularity, and for good reason. Below we’ll uncover what turmeric is great for when it comes to healing and wellness.

  • Natural Solutions For Irritable Bowel Syndrome

     Irritable Bowel Syndrome  contributes to brain fog, metabolic disease, chronic fatigue plus a host of other degenerative diseases.

  • Six Ways Ayurvedic Medicine Can Change Your Life

    Good Ayurveda practitioners can determine potential health problems before modern allopathic expensive instruments can, and then do what's necessary to prevent them safely without expensive instruments.

  • Ghee - This Is Butter That Is Good for You
    To some it's known as clarified butter, to others it's the golden elixir of healing - ghee is a staple ingredient in Indian cooking and Ayurvedic healing known for its versatility, great taste, and many health benefits.
  • Hypertension in the Ayurveda

    To understand the various causes of hypertension from the ayurvedic point of view it is neccessary to understand its basic fundamental principles. Hypertension may also be classified according the main dosha involved and its site of origin.

  • Cow Urine Trade Goes Official

    Lucknow, Feb. 5: The Uttarakhand government will now buy and sell 5,000 litres of cow urine every day. The government will purchase cow urine from cow owners and then sell it to Ayurveda pharmacies like Patanjali Yogpeeth and Geeta Bhavan, which have volunteered to buy the product for use in manufacture of Ayurvedic medicines.