Did you know that the fruit Bel or Bilwa works on Diabetes like a charm? Bel (Aegle marmelos) known as Bilwa in Sanskrit has both spiritual and medicinal properties. It is known as Lord Shiva’s favourite and is believed that worshipping this tree will bring prosperity in life. Hence it is also known as Shreephala […]
When you think of surgery, you think of cutting edge technology, of gleaming antiseptic theatres and state of the art equipment. However, the fact is that surgery is a science that was practiced even thousands of years ago. Ayurveda, the world’s oldest system of medicine, is the pioneer of surgery. Acharya Sushruta, whose name is synonymous with surgery in Ayurveda, made it clear that Shalya Chikitsa or surgery can be the best alternative when other procedures and medicines fail…..
In Ayurveda, the neurological diseases are correlated to Vata vyadhis and in Ayurveda Pediatrics (Kaumarabhritya), these are considered as Samvardan vikaras with Vata dosha involvement. The awareness on pediatric neurological diseases is increasing with rising challenges of treatment. People are trying to seek treatment and therapy interventions. Currently, integrative treatment interventions for pediatric neurology has […]
JANAMASHTAMI SPECIAL “You are what you eat” is an old saying. This is based on a teaching from our shastras including Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Bhagwad Gita, and the various Upanishads. To acquire health and happiness, one needs to live a balanced life. This typically comes from Bhagwad Gita chapter 6 shloka 17 where Krishna […]
Deepavali or Diwali is a festival of lights filled with joy, fun, sweets and savouries.Binging on a whole lot of tasty and oily, spicy foods can upset the tummy during this festive time. By virtue of the season, Pitta is predominant both in the environment and body.