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The Many Benefits of Yoga Nidra and How to Become a Certified Yoga Nidra Practitioner

Dr. Marc Halpern, the founder of the California College of Ayurveda, utilized Yoga Nidra many years ago as a tool for his own healing during a debilitating illness. His life was profoundly transformed as a result. He later went on to create the California College of Ayurveda and to teach others countless healing techniques, including Yoga Nidra. 
 

Ayurveda and Panchakarma: Cleanse Your Body, Refresh Your Mind!

Ever heard of panchakarma? For thousands of years, people have been benefiting from it. Perhaps now it’s your turn? 
 
Panchakarma (PK) is a deep, all-the-way-to-the-core cleanse. In fact, it is the single most powerful healing therapy used in Ayurveda. And since Ayurveda has been around since the dawn of human history, that’s saying a lot.
 

Learn What Ayurveda Says About Your Karmic (Causal) Body

The human being consists of three bodies: The physical body, the subtle or astral body, and the causal or karmic body. Each body is an energetic field of different densities that vibrate at different frequencies. In previous posts we gave discussed the physical body and the subtle (astral) body. Here we will discuss the Causal or Karmic body. Below is a quote from the “Principles of Ayurvedic Medicine,” by Dr.

Ayurveda and the Role of the Pancreas

“The pancreas lies between the stomach and the spinal column. While most of the gland is hidden behind the stomach, a portion of it lies close to the duodenum (first portion of the small intestine). The pancreas is both an exocrine and an endocrine gland. The exocrine portion is the part that creates digestive enzymes. These enzymes are secreted into the small intestine via the pancreatic duct which joins the common bile duct which in turn leads into the intestine.

Healing Secrets from Ancient India: The Surprising Habits that Promote Good Health

The surprising habits that promote good health…

Can you imagine your doctor telling you that you’ll feel better if you wear more orange or blue clothing…watch the sun rise every morning…eat more popcorn…and/or spritz patchouli oil in your home?

Ayurvedic practitioner in Nevada City, CA with Jasmine Noble

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2016. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurvedic practitioner in San Jose, CA with Haven Bundy

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2016. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurvedic practitioner in John’s Creek, GA with Donna Brower

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2016. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurvedic practitioner in Rye, NH with Rebecca Schneider

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2016. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.

Ayurvedic practitioner in Kauai, Hawaii with Kathryn Stoerzbach

The California College of Ayurveda is pleased to introduce the Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Interns 2016. Interns have completed their academic studies and work under the supervision of experienced clinical instructors. This semester's talented group of interns comes from throughout the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.