Charaka was one of the principal contributors to the ancient art and science of Ayurveda, a system of medicine and lifestyle developed in Ancient India. He is famous for authoring the medical treatise the Charaka Samhita
The secrets of Marmas (Vital Points of Human Body)
Marmas are the vital points in the body where the life force energy is concentrated. The Marma points are located where the flesh, veins, arteries, tendons, bones and joints meet. They may also be described as the junctions where Vata, Pitta and Kapha meet; where Sattwa, Rajas and Tams meet; or where Eternity and Relativity meet.In the martial art of Kalaripayattu, the warrior is trained to
Five magical spices of Ayurveda
Five magical spices of Ayurveda - Sanskriti - Indian Culture
Making an Ayurvedic diet part of you every day lifestyle doesn’t have to be expensive or difficult. People in the Western world are starting to become more aware of the benefits that Ayurvedic dieting can have on their overall health. However, there are many places that do not have Eastern food markets that are easily accessible.
India’s profound cultural medical genius has recently gone into modern medicine. Even families traditionally devoted to Ayurveda have switched over to modern medicine and have forgotten their roots. Indian allopathic doctors are often opposed to Ayurveda, which, with their Western education, they consider to be primitive. Indeed, I have found that doctors in America are often more interested in Ayurveda than doctors in India who have a na?ve faith in modern medicine such as was typical…