Guduchi: The Amrit of Ayurveda by Neeshee Pandit

 I. Introduction  Ayurveda is a 5,000-year-old system of medicine, rooted in the ancient Indian scriptures known as The Vedas. According to the Vedas, the entire universe is a manifestation of five elements: space, air, fire, … More »

The Characteristics, Benefits and Application of Ashwagandha in the West By Tanya Gardner

Table of Contents INTRODUCTION………………………………………………………………………………1 THE PLANT…………………….………………………………………………………………2 Image 2…………………………………………………………………………………2 Image 3…………………………………………………………………………………2 Image 4…………………………………………………………………………………2 DOSAGE………………………………………………………………………………………..3 SAFETY PROFILE…………………………………………………………………………….3 BENEFITS OF ASHWAGANDHA……………………………………………………………4 Table 1: List of drug categories within which Ashwagandha is classified……….4 Table 2: List of imbalances treatable … More »

Aśvagandhā By Radhakrishna Gargé

 Table of Contents Acknowledgements…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..3 Abstract…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..4 Introduction…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….5 Aśvagandhā – The Plant and its Distribution……………………………………………………………………………..5 Parts of the plant and their traditional therapeutic uses……………………………………………………………….6 Chemical Constituents of Aśvagandhā……………………………………………………………………………………..6 Energetics and Ayurvedic properties of Aśvagandhā………………………………………………………………….7 Traditional uses of … More »

The God-Like Brain Tonic By Lior Rahmanian

INTRODUCTION Brahmi means “God-like,” an indication of the respect for this spectacular herb,1 and is derived from the word “Brahman.” Brahman is the combination of un-manifested pure potential and pure consciousness that existed prior to creation and is … More »

Turmeric: Our Golden Panacea by Eileen Ramos

Introduction Turmeric is a staple household spice used in many Indian homes and is best known as the yellow ingredient in curry dishes. This vibrant colored spice is used everyday in Southeast Asia to enhance … More »