5 dish rich in proteins and low in carbs : Pitta-Kapha

Aliments bons pour Pitta, Aliments pour Kapha, English

Pitta people ask me pretty often what would be an example of an ayurvedic diet that balance the dosha Pitta during summertime and that is high in proteins and low in carbs. As you may know, Pitta people can be very affected physically by the big heat. It makes the fire go up, and the …

Description of Agni in the Sama Vedas

English, Vedas

This are my favorites quotes about Agni in the Sama Vedas that contains a good description of Agni, the fire God. The powerful Agni, the immortal, the parent of wealth, and who is dear to us as a friend. 0 Agni, our purifier and our creator, liberally bestow on us, in reputable ways, food-increasing wealth, …

Food that may not suit you

Aliments, English

A lot of people are dealing with chronic digestives problems and tried to recover from this disease by trying an elimination diet. This is fair. As a human, we are all different. Ayurveda said that because of our nature (prakriti), our health at the moment (vikriti), our medical history (antibiotic, depression, drugs), our environment (sport, …

Wine in vedic litteratur

English, Vedas

History of wine In Vedism but also in Ayurveda, Sura (wine) has been worshiped by gods and honored by priests. In vedic rites, wine is used for the success of the sacrifice (the sautramani sacrifice_. It is an excellent solace to the gods who call it nectar and to the forefathers who call it ‘svadha’. …

Moon-Plant Sacrifice in Sama Vedas

English, Non classé, Vedas

The Samhita of the Sama Veda consists of a series of verses telling the story of the moon-plant sacrifice which is also named Somayaga. The Sama Veda is composed of different prayers to the deities who are supposed to honor the ceremony with their presence. The ceremony starts by preparing the moon-plant juice. The first …

Overeating: 5 Reasons Why we Overeat

English

Eating too much is something that we have all experienced in different forms: snacking in front of the TV, refill his favorite dish, etc. There are, however, cases where overconsumption of food becomes very problematic. Excess food is caused by several factors or reasons that I wanted to develop here. Please note that the following …

How to lose weight in ayurveda

English

Losing weight can be a real challenge. Some people succeed easily, while others have great difficulty losing weight. In Ayurveda, this difference is explained in particular by the constitution of people, their doshas. Indeed, in people with strong Vata dominance, weight loss is easier than in people with Kapha dominance. Since each individual is different …