Ayurveda

Pranayama ayurveda

Pranayama, the power of Breath

What is pranayama? Prana and Ayama Pranayama is a combination of 2 words – prana meaning the breath of life, respiration, vitaity, energy power and spirit. Prana creates, sustains and illuminates the universe linking it to the source and essence of life. It manifests itself as...

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Ayurveda truth respect

Respect (Ahimsa) and Truth (Satya)

What are respect (Ahimsa) and truth (Satya) in 2021 and the links between them?  Ahimsa is non-aggressiveness, non-harming, first of the five practices of the moral disciplines in Patanjali’s Yoga-Sutras, the yamas.  It is a capital virtue in all major religio-spiritual traditions of the world...

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Yoga & Ayurveda: Sister Sciences

Ayurveda and yoga are often called sister sciences; Ayurveda is considered the healing side of yoga, and yoga the spiritual side of Ayurveda. Together they encompass a complete approach to the well-being of the body, the mind, and the spirit.   They are integral parts of...

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