Clove And Clove Oil Benefits, Usage, Dose – Complete Ayurveda Details

Clove is an important Ayurvedic spice, used both for culinary and therapeutic purposes. Its botanical name is Syzigium aromaticum. It belongs to Myrtaceae family. Interesting fact about clove is, though it is hot to taste, it is cooling and soothing … [Continue reading]

Easy Home Remedy For Cough With Trikatu

Trikatu is a very famous Ayurvedic combination of three spices, used extensively in numerous home remedies. It is a simple combination of three spices - black pepper, long pepper and ginger. Let us learn a home remedy for cough using this simple … [Continue reading]

Colocynth: Citrullus colocynthis Uses, Dosage, Side Effects

Colocynth is an important Ayurvedic herb. It is also known as bitter apple. Its botanical name is Citrullus colocynthis and it belongs to Cucurbitacae family.  … [Continue reading]

Dhataki – Woodfordia fruticosa Uses, Dose, Side Effects – Ayurveda

Dhataki is the backbone herb of almost all Asava and Arishta preparations. (Alcoholic liquid Ayurvedic medicines). It is used as ingredient in many products for its medicinal values. At the same time, it is also used as a fermenting agent in Asava … [Continue reading]

Amla Benefits, Dose, Usage, Side Effects – Complete Ayurveda Details

Amla or Amalaki can be said as the most used Ayurvedic ingredient. It is both a food and medicine. The little fruit is stuffed with innumerable health benefits that can ever be imagined. The word Amla refers to sour, which is its predominant taste. … [Continue reading]

An Ayurveda Tip For A Better Health – Make Some Money And Be Rich!

Not meant to offend anyone. I myself am not a rich guy. I live in a rented home and can afford to buy a car, yet. My monthly income is about a fresher engineer's salary.  But there are many explanations as to why being rich is good for your health. … [Continue reading]

Bibhitaki (Baheda) Terminalia bellirica: Uses, Research, Remedies

Bibhitaki, also known as Baheda in Hindi, is one among three fruits of Triphala. Its actual Sanskrit name is Vibheetaki. Bheeta means, fear. Vibheeta means lack of fear and Vibhitaki means the fruit that takes away the fear of disease. But in Hindi, … [Continue reading]

What is Ojas? How To Increase Ojas During Health And Disease?

A Reader's question - What is the  connection between ojas and diabetes from the point of view of diet, a diabetic person can take in. Is Sattvic food very important for building ojas?  But, doesn’t sattvic food in general have a sweet vipaka? If … [Continue reading]

Amla Home Remedy For Dysuria [Video]

Dysuria refers to difficulty in passing urine. There are many causes for dysuria. There is a type of dysuria which is especially felt by children and elderly people usually after an abdominal surgery. They feel it difficult to initiate the process of … [Continue reading]

20 Most Read Easy Ayurveda Articles Of 2012

2012 has been quite successful for me. Thanks to you. Now I have a total of 2500 email subscribers. (the 890+ that you see, are from wordpress and another 1550 are from feedburner). Here is a list of 20 most read articles for 2012. Before I go … [Continue reading]