Category Archives: General Health

Further Resources: By Disease M to Z

Further Resources: By Disease M to Z

Here the list continues of books to read, free online videos, podcasts, CDs and websites to help you find Yoga-based complementary health resources by disease or syndrome. We hope to add to this list and please let us know what … Full Story

Disease = Disturbed Ease

Disease = Disturbed Ease

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We have an expression, “He or she is fighting the flu or fighting cancer.” I don’t recommend fighting with disease. That creates more disease. Instead, understand the disease. Because disease is nothing but dis-ease, disturbed ease. You were at ease … Full Story

Integral Yoga and Integrative Medicine: A Retrospective

Integral Yoga and Integrative Medicine: A Retrospective

“The spiritual teacher Swami Satchidananda was once asked, ‘What’s the difference between illness and wellness?’ He walked over to a blackboard [during Grand Rounds at the University of Virginia Medical Center] and wrote illness and circled the first letter, i. … Full Story

Ayurveda and Yoga: Ancient Sister Sciences

Ayurveda and Yoga: Ancient Sister Sciences

Vishnu-DrLad-Ayurveda and Yoga are sister Vedic sciences that have been united for thousands of years for the sake of healing body, mind, and consciousness. Generally speaking, Ayurveda deals more with the health of the body, while Yoga deals with purifying … Full Story

The Real Doctor Is Within

The Real Doctor Is Within

x0672 For a long time, Yoga was thought of as something mysterious, something fit for the socalled recluses, escapists and cave dwellers. It took a long time for the public to realize that Yoga is something that can be practiced by … Full Story

The Heart of Healing

The Heart of Healing

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I am honored to pay tribute to Sri Swami Satchidananda (Gurudev), an extraordinary spiritual teacher who we have had the blessing of knowing. I want to talk a little bit about the work that my colleagues and I have been … Full Story