By David Dr. Frawley
Offers the Ayurvedic therapy of universal illnesses, protecting over 80 diverse illnesses from the typical chilly to melanoma.
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"The Ayurveda presents the cornerstone of India's historical scientific technology. the idea that this e-book on Modem Ayurveda took form after the editors had a couple of conferences over a longer time period with scientists and researchers of assorted natural institutes and pharmaceutical businesses. They felt that among the classical interval and modem interval there could be a demarcation line.
2013 Reprint of 1928 variation. complete facsimile of the unique variation, now not reproduced with Optical reputation software program. This booklet holds a distinct position within the background of traditional hygiene. it's a publication for life, all seasons, and every person. It used to be the 1st publication to offer special ancient and sensible credits to such a lot the entire great pioneers who have been answerable for setting up the principles for orthopathy.
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Aggravation of Humors by the Six Tastes Excess of the Tastes Each taste in excess causes certain damage, first to the humor it aggravates, then even to the humor it alleviates (if in too large amounts). For example, too much salt will initially aggravate Kapha (water) by holding more water in the tissues. An excess, however, can even aggravate Vata (air), which it alleviates in normal amounts. This causes thirst, wrinkling of the skin and falling of the hair. Each taste differs in its power to aggravate humors.
Bitter • Needed in small quantities for each humor; more for (Pitta) fire, moderate for Kapha (water), less for Vata (air). • Necessary for detoxification, but also is depleting. Astringent • Needed moderate amounts for each humor, as a secondary food taste; more for Pitta (fire), moderate for Kapha (water), less for Vata (air). • Necessary for maintaining firmness of tissues. Comparative Nutritive and Medicinal Values of Tastes In terms of nutrition, sweet is most important generally for everyone, as it possesses the highest nutritive value.
Our wrong habits are not only bad for the health problems they cause us in this life, but they also create a predisposition to such problems in future lives. We may be able to escape their immediate effecis, but they will come to us eventually. Ayurvedic Regimes and the Treatment of Disease We have seen that diseases and their treatment in Ayurveda are explained according to the biological humors. Kapha (water) constitution individuals tend towards Kapha type or variety of diseases. Pitta (fire) constitutions usually have Pitta diseases.