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Simple Detox through Ayurveda

Here’s a guest article written by Dr. Deepa Apte  of Ayurveda Pura and is reproduced here with her kind permission: Introduction: In my busy practice I get many clients suffering from conditions like chronic constipation, IBS, certain auto immune conditions, various types of acne and arthritis etc, who say the following: I have tried various […]

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Yogasana – goal, method and benefits

“The goal of yoga is clear; make the mind satvic and realise the true nature of the Self.” Srivatsa Ramaswami In the Hathayogapradipika and Yoga Sutra of Patanjali, asana (the practice of Yoga postures)  is described as the third practice of yoga after yama (ethics) and niyama (personal disciplines). My teachers said that the reason […]

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Yoga – Goal and Foundation

“For the man who does not know to which port he is sailing, no wind is favourable”  Seneca The scriptures of India have a disconcerting practice of beginning with the highest goal and then explaining the method of attaining the goal. This is challenging for us but it is important to understand the goal, even […]

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