Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), which includes Asperger Syndrome, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder and Rett Syndrome, are neuro-developmental and neuropsychiatric disorders of unknown etiology, though they all show a strong genetic basis. They are detected in childhood and continue into adulthood.
In Ayurveda, medicated oils and ghritam (medicated ghee) are prepared using specific processes and principles described in detail in the classical Ayurvedic texts. These remedies are used by Ayurvedic physicians for many kinds of disorders affecting the different systems of the human body.
Spring is primetime for colds, coughs, congestion, hay fever and debilitating allergies. But following Ayurvedic principles when creating a set daily routine and choosing treatments and remedies can help us stay vibrant, healthy and congestion-free so we can enjoy all of the beauty and renewal that spring has to offer!
Our classically-formulated Eladi Coconut Skin Oil, manufactured by Arya Vaidya Sala, is an Ayurvedic tailam used externally to support the treatment of eczema, dandruff and other skin disorders. It is also known as Eladi Keratailam and is widely used in abhyanga.
With the qualities of winter often being cold, damp and windy in North America, it is very easy for Vata Dosha to get out of balance. This is especially true for your clients who are newer to Ayurveda and may not be incorporating all of the principles yet or who are still recovering from an illness. Here are some of the most common symptoms of excess Vata Dosha and three products that are powerful Vata-calmers.
For most Ayurvedic practitioners, especially those who recently graduated with their first certifications, quitting your 9 to 5 job and being able to completely financially support yourself only on what you make from your Ayurveda practice can seem like a pipe dream. But fortunately, there is a rapidly growing market in the alternative health sector and Ayurveda is at the forefront of this movement! To get you jump-started on growing your Ayurveda business in 2017, here are four essential tips we put together for you!