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Ayurvedic Food: 6 Flavors That Will Spice Up Your Life

In Ayurveda there are six tastes: sweet, sour, salty, pungent, bitter and astringent. Each of these tastes has a distinct effect. Depending on your constitution and the season, these effects can either contribute to or disturb your state of balance. Too much or too little of these foods can cause impurities in the body which can …

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Autumn Sweet Potato Salad

Ayurvedic Recipes: Autumn Steamed Sweet Potatoes with Rice

    This autumn sweet potato and rice dish combines beautiful ingredients for a bright medley that’s appropriate in fall or winter. Depending on your tastes or location, you can use the type of sweet potato that’s local or your favorite. White yams, Covington sweet potatoes and Oriental sweet potatoes are personal favorites. This dish …

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Jennifer Hadley on non-judgement

Exploring Wisdom: The Transformative Power of Non-Judgement

In this series, we’ll sit down together with visiting teachers and explore important topics on how to live with courage, wisdom and compassion. This is our first installment, where we spoke with Jennifer Hadley about the the power of non-judgement. On our quest to live a more fulfilling and spiritual life, many of us are high …

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Shankara Ayurveda Spa: Awarded Best Ayurveda Program in the US

We are delighted to share with you our exciting news… Organic Spa Media Co. recently awarded our Shankara Ayurveda Spa the “Best Ayurveda Program” in the United States! Here’s why: You simply will not find a more authentic or effective Ayurvedic program outside of India “This beautiful retreat center, with gorgeous vistas that overlook the …

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Happiness Program: Recovering From Illness & Sustaining Happiness

Patricia explains some ways the Happiness Program transformed her experience of illness. Being comfortable in the present moment brings me happiness and I just think we’re supposed to feel good. This breathing works very well for me. Also, just paying attention to what’s happening and appreciating that. Lots of appreciation and gratitude help me with …

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