Ayurveda is a spiritually based practice which connects the mind and body in its view of health and disease. The term ‘Ayurveda’ itself is a combination of two Sanskrit words ayur (life) and veda (science or knowledge). Ayurveda is of the mind (Sattva), soul (Atman) and body (Sharira).
Ayurvedic Medicine has at its core universal interconnectedness between individuals, health and the universe itself. Based on our body’s constitution, referred to as prakriti, and dosha (life forces) AM ascribed treatments, diet, practices and lifestyle recommendations to balance the life force. By amending our habits to balance our dosha we can gain vitality and wellness.
As your begin to familiarise yourself with AM you’ll come across such wonderful concepts around your health, existence and wellbeing.