Poem / thought streams for UTSAHA (a function that Vata Dosha provides) Utsaha …. Enthusiasm … What do you want now in your life? What do you want to receive? What do you want to give? What do you want to become? What choice are you waiting to make? Reach UP and find out ! Bring […]
Perfectionist Pitta has hidden the new tubes of toothpaste. Forgetful and lazy Vata-Kapha is about to brush his teeth and sees that the toothpaste tube is nearly empty. He fumbles around in the cupboard below the sink to find a new tube. Sassy and intolerant Pitta comments “what you looking for?”. Sky Vata-Kapha says “the toothpaste”. […]
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UNDERSTANDING PAIN IN AYURVEDA & THE LOCAL EXTERNAL MANAGEMENT OF LOWER BACK PAIN In Ayurveda, symptoms and illnesses arise when one or more of the three Doshas (biological intelligence principles) become disturbed. Vata Dosha is the intelligence behind all organised movement, communication and balance (homeostasis). Vata is most prominent in the pelvic area, all joints […]
What’s your style? VATA (wind type): You’re an air-head, floating from moment to moment, enjoying the shivering stimulation of variety, not needing a specific direction, only needing to be on the move, carefree, spontaneous, living for the thrill of change? PITTA (fire type): You’re a fiery-minded limit-breaking lover of challenges and finder of errors, forging your way […]
Sometimes I like to talk to myself! No, just kidding. But actually, I am starting a new series of impromptu conversations with myself (whilst driving) about Ayurveda. This one is about the Doshas and Ayurvedic Psychology: I Like Driving In My Car – Alex talks about the psychological aspect of the Doshas Happy listening, Alex […]
Everything that is appearing right now everywhere on this planet, everywhere in this solar system, everywhere in the multiverse, it is ALL an expression of Shakti. Everything that appears: every form, every flutter, every pulse of electromagnetic, gravitational or nuclear energy, every thought, emotion, every tingle, fart and sneeze. Ever human body and the current “shake twist and […]