Elements in Food

Elements in Food

            At the basis of Ayurveda are the four elements; water, air, earth, and fire. These elements hold numerous different qualities. Air is quick moving and tends to be cold but is also necessary to move oxygen through our bodies. Water is moist, clear, and...
Rasa: Tastes and Cravings

Rasa: Tastes and Cravings

            When making the shift to healthier eating, many people may experience cravings, especially when you are removing sugar and empty carbs from your diet. Sugar and simple carbs create signals in your brain and become addictive, so that when you remove them,...
Discovering Prana: Respiration of Life

Discovering Prana: Respiration of Life

            Now that we have covered Ojas (immunity) and Tejas (radiance), this week we complete the trifecta with Prana (life force energy). Ojas is a superfine by-product created by the body to build immunity and vitality. Tejas is the internal flame responsible for...