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Ayurvedic Medicine

Ayurvedic medicine

Ayurvedic Medicine is a Hindu medicine which focuses on diet, herbal treatment and yogic breathing. “Ayus” means life and “Veda” means knowledge or science. So the translation is the “science of life”. Ayurveda’s premise is that the universe is made up of five elements, air, fire, water, earth and ether. Each person has doshas, or energies, Vata, Pitta and Kapha, which is a combination of the elements. When there is an overload of doshas, the body becomes out of balance. Each individual has a distinct, personal balance of the three doshas that they must attain, tridosha.  Ayurvedic Medicine helps people reach… read more