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Ayurveda takes a different approach to health than Western medicine does. Its focus is
attaining balance and clearing toxins from the body. It looks at mind, body and spirit as a whole, not
as separate entities. There is much wisdom to be found in this medical system. Let these links
introduce you to a new way of thinking about your health (but, as always, follow the advice of your doctor).
||Ayurveda: Guiding Principles|
This article has a basic introduction to some ayurvedia principles, and explains its approach to diet
(according to Ayurveda, there are some foods that should not be combined).
American-educated endocrinologist Deepak Chopra went back to his Indian roots with Ayurveda and is undoubtedly
the man most responsible for bringing this knowledge to Western consciousness. There's a lot to
explore on his site, including a store with ayurvedic and conscious lifestyle products.
||The National Institute of Ayurvedic Medicine|
Dr. Scott Gerson has degrees in both allopathic medicine and Ayurveda. He established this organization
as a resource of information. Research, workshops and events are updated regularly.
This non-profit group wants to make Ayurvedic principles accessible and understandable to everyone.
Their site offer tips, book reviews, and more.
||What's Your Vastu Type?|
Believe it or not, being primarily Vasta, Pitta or Kapha determines where you most feel comfortable in
your home. This quick quiz helps you find your type.
||Ayurveda Schools and Careers Q&A|
If you are interested in education or a career in Ayurveda, this page will answer many of your questions.