The Ayurveda Encyclopedia: Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention, and Longevity

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Sat Yuga Press, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 657 pages
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The theories and practices of Ayurvedic medicine—including the therapeutic benefits of aromas, foods, herbs, meditation, yoga, and more—are featured in this comprehensive handbook. With a section dedicated to health disorders, this guide clarifies the simplicity of healing naturally and offers counsel towards an improved sense of well-being, reduced stress, and mental peace. Photographs of more than 80 herbs and yoga postures round out this home reference and teaching tool.
  

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Review: The Ayurveda Encyclopedia: Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention & Longevity

User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

An excellent and easy to read reference to an intricate and ancient medicine. Enough said. Read full review

Review: The Ayurveda Encyclopedia: Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention & Longevity

User Review  - Kunzang Dolma - Goodreads

This is probably my most read book. I love this book!!! Swami is truly a knowledgeable Guru of Ayurveda. Read full review

Contents

Digestion
Photo of Átrea viii Abdomen
Mouth Abscesses
Gall Stones
Photos of Himalayas Ashwins xii Dyspepsia
Fundamentals 1 Chapter 1 Overview 3 Gastritis Malabsorption
Nervous System 455 Hyperthyroidism
Sciatica Gout
Circulatory System 353
541
Alzheimers Organs and Doßhas
Skin 477 Herbal Recipes
Females Appendixes
Epstein BarrCFS Author CV 607
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Swami Sadashiva Tirtha offers breakthrough coaching for business leaders whose missions are to help change the world. Swamiji offers keynote speaking and has spoken at the White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy. Swamiji has been teaching meditation and yoga since 1976 and Ayurveda since 1988. He currently lives in New York state with two miniature goats and travels internationally to give keynotes, seminars, and leadership coaching.

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