Ayurveda: The Science of Self-healing: a Practical Guide I have implemented various methodologies prescribed by Dr. Vasant Lad for different disorders and. Dr. Vasant Lad introduces the ancient medical science of Ayurveda. This book is a MUST for anyone looking for a brief overview of what Ayurveda is, its long. n the West, the term diagnosis generally refers to identification of the disease after it has manifested. However, in Ayurveda, the concept _of diagnosis implies a.

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It’s not that The Science of Self-Healing is an advanced-level medical book, but for those of us only familiar with western-style medicine, some of the concepts and practices may seem alien, confusing, and vague. Jan 08, Shala rated it really liked it. Yet another mechanism that made a lot of sense to me was the accumulation of toxins on eating junk and unhealthy food, and the di Scienve book has description of many eye opening mechanisms to become healthy.

May 30, Hannah Henson rated it it was amazing.

This brief introductory book attempts to introduce readers to the self-heailng science in an understandable manner. Sep 15, Kristin Gubler rated it it was amazing.

Since the content described in this book was originally mastered during a time when there was little incentive to con people, the book seems to contain a great amount of truthful advice.

When i get sick, have some kind of health issue or am looking for advice rd.vasant lifestyle more generally i like to search the index and table of contents and start from there. We are all different and therefore a generalized prescription of how to take care our YOUR body may not be effective. A few months back, after consulting with an Rd.vasant doctor in my city for dietary advice to combat seasonal affective disorder, I read Eat-Taste-Heal: Open Preview See a Problem?


Vasant Lad is the author of numerous books and respected throughout the world for his knowledge of Ayurveda. It’s been great to know that many of the things I’ve learned to do intuitively has already been laid out in ayurveda, and it’s as if someone’s already understood and done the rest of my homework for me! It was really interesting to me. Only criticism is that it seems a little outdated, however that’s kind of the point, and some of the recommendations seemed more like superstition than based on solid foundation.

Nov 20, Sara Alaee rated it really liked it Shelves: Return to Book Page. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Definitely opened the door for me to delve deeper into this ancient science. Any recommendations would be appreci Ayurveda illuminates the basic laws governing life on earth.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Feb 06, Chanti rated it liked zyurveda Shelves: This is a very fascinating subject though. By consulting with an experienced doctor who thf beyond what your physical body currently looks like and general personality traits, you will gain a greater understanding of what you need to sustain well-being through your dietary choices.

Feb 04, Robin rated it liked it Shelves: Perfect introduction to Ayurveda. No trivia or quizzes yet. It would mean a complete shift in lifestyle. The primer for basic principles of ayurveda. Selfhealing 25, Debra Brunk rated it it was ok. It has wonderful charts and clear explanations of ayurvedic health techniques, like nasal massage, diet recommendations, finding your own constitution, and simple yoga postures. Jan 30, Jason Prasad rated it it was amazing.

Yet another mechanism that made a lot of sense to me was the accumulation of toxins on eating junk and unhealthy food, and the different ways in which I could counter it.

There is definitely some wisdom to the Ayurvedic system, but our fast paced American life and the practices of our culture would make it hard to faithfully adhere to the Ayurvedic practices. Branches out into ayurvera asanas, waking practices, eating scisnce and delves somewhat into more advanced learning. Touched on a little bit of everything that Ayurveda has to offer, much like a beginner’s course. I’ve got a few more books to read on the subject and I’m hoping to answer some of the questions I still have about Ayurveda.


About Vasant Dattatray Lad. Still, one can never have too many Ayruvedic texts: It is a concise read that outlines the major concepts and principles of vedic science. Selff-healing 01, Minci Ayurveda Ahmetovic marked it as to-read. Great for someone who is just starting to learn about Ayurveda! View all 4 comments.

Ayurveda: The Science of Self-Healing by Vasant Dattatray Lad

However, with many raised questions still unanswered I hope for a more comprehensive book. Feb 19, Erin rated it it was amazing. If you are at all curious to BEGIN learning about ayurveda I found this to be so enriching, at pages many being charts and pictures how could you turn it down?

It’s tempting to just write “hogwash” and be done with it, but I don’t want to be that disrespectful either to another culture or to someone who based on his acknowledgments seems like a really nice guy.

Chalk full of medicinal home made recipes for daily common ailments.

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I would recommend this text only after gaining some introductory knowledge or experience with Ayurveda. Informatief boek over Ayurveda: Finding out that I’m kapha dominant has made a massive difference to my energy levels, digestion, yoga. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.