Category Archives: Dis-Ease & Disturbances

The Ayurvedic Approach to Treating Cancer

The Ayurvedic approach to treating and controlling Cancer cells involves: Firstly, accepting what causes all suffering. We suffer because we don’t understand the natural laws that govern us. We step on these and get bitten in the process. The only antidote for Ignorance is Knowledge. However, we need to be discriminative and discerning when acquiring […]

Cancer, what is it ? A Classical Ayurvedic Perspective

Cancer is defined in modern conventional medicine as cells that grow uncontrollably and do not die, as normal cells do. As this is not normal it is considered a mutation. That which does not conform to the norm causes disturbances and in Ayurveda, this is referred to as a Dosha. Normal cells in the body […]

Classical Ayurveda provides a holistic approach to dis-ease and life

Often times, the more we investigate, the further away from our problems we are taken or the more confused we get! The more you think you know, in fact, it often means the less you know. This is because in a very short while of such investigations we become so overwhelmed and burdened with countless […]

Dis-ease Management

Be it any kind of disease or disturbances, it is always due to the inherent weakness or disturbance of the individual and not so much to the external factors that often are perceived to be the ’cause’ of Diseases. In the study of History, we come across stories of impregnable fortress eventually becoming breached. We […]

Indications of Detoxification, according to Ayurveda…..

Ayurvedic treatment, correction and Lifestyle management, be it short-term or long-term, is a process where toxins are forced out of the body and mind. What are Toxins? Food and thoughts, not able to become digested due to aggravated or disturbed Dosha, are rejected by the liver as unfit for nourishment and directed to be eliminated […]

Eczema in Children

We have had a request from one of our students to write something about Eczema in Children. Dis-ease in any form is due to the aggravated Dosha. Identifying this correctly is the key to proper treatment and management. Otherwise, one could further aggravate the condition without realising.   Symptomatic treatments, such as that offered by […]

Oja in relation to feminine issues

Many women undergo issues of being diagnosed with cysts, fibroids and tumours in the reproductive organs. Oftentimes surgery is recommended to remove the tumours or growths and in some cases complete removal of all the female reproductive organs is recommended. This procedure is called a hysterectomy.   Modern science sees this as just an organ […]