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The Tridoshic Theory: Quote from "Principles of Ayurvedic Medicine" by Dr. Marc Halpern

"The physiology of the human body is governed by three main forces, which are commonly known as the three doshas. Although dosha literally means faulty or to cause harm, they only do so when they are functioning abnormally. When functioning normally, they maintain the good health of the body and guide all the normal bodily processes.

The Causes of Disease & Suffering

 Hmmm….Junk food. Do you find it hard to resist? Or perhaps not?

Cleanse Your Body, Refresh Your Mind!

Ever heard of panchakarma? For thousands of years, people have been benefiting from it. Perhaps now it’s your turn? 
 
Panchakarma (PK) is a deep, all-the-way-to-the-core cleanse. In fact, it is the single most powerful healing therapy used in Ayurveda. And since Ayurveda has been around since the dawn of human history, that’s saying a lot.
 

Ayurveda FAQ

The amazing, inspired 2nd Annual Sivananda Ayurveda Conference closed with a panel discussion among all three esteemed participants: Dr. Marc Halpern, Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, and Dr. Avinash Lele.

Rasayana (Ayurvedic rejuvenation) by Dr. Avinash Lele

Who can benefit from rasayana (rejuvenation)? “Everyone, “ according to Dr. Lele. Rasayana is any food, herb or activity that the body and mind needs in order to be healthy and prevent early aging. 

Chronic inflammation, tips for Yoga practice

 According to KP Khalsa, huge numbers of us are, without even knowing it, experiencing "silent Inflammation" - chronic inflammation that can affect your heart, brain, immune system. This may just be the next big thing that everyone begins talking about; basically, slowly cooking inside. Ouch. What herbs can help prevent this from occurring and/or reverse it if it’s already happening? Gotu kola, aloe vera, ashwagandha, turmeric, amla, and licorice to name a few. 

Ayurveda Conference: Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa in Paradise Island, Bahamas

Written by Marisa Larsen:
 

Ayurvedic practitioner in Nevada City, California with Jamie Munson

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2014. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurveda in Pennsylvania: Consultations in Bensalem with Jeanne-Marie Derrick

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2014. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurvedic practitioner in Nevada City, California with Rachel Merrill

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2014. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.