Means Science of life
Ayurveda – (Means Science of life)
Ayurveda is an ancient and universal system of health and healing that is suitable for everyone, which has a history over 5000 years. It is a timeless health system drawn from the ‘laws of nature’ and is tailored to people’s individual constitution known as ‘prakurthi’ in Sanskrit.
Ayurveda is based on the concept of the three doshas called Vatha, Pitha and Kapha. The word dosha gives a meaning as impurity or fault. Vatha, Pitha, Kapha are a combination of five elements – air, earther, earth, fire and water. These elements have certain qualities impacts on the human body. By knowing the predominant dosha of your bodytype, this will enable you to focus on your diet and life style and other measures of preventing disease.
Ayurvedic practitioner will assess your ‘prakurthi’ or body type imbalances through various diagnostic procedures like pulse reading, observation, skin and tongue colour the description of your life style and hobbits etc-basically how you will live your life.
Having an Ayurvedic consultation will help you discover the key factors relating to your health. Learning and knowing your ‘prakurthi’ or constitution enables us to teach you how to look after yourself .Knowledge of Ayurveda will help you to learn particular strengths and weaknesses according to your constitutional type and the food you should be eating in order to complement your ‘prakurthi’/contitution,and more importantly, stop you having recurring health problems that is your underlying weakness.
Treatments range from Ayurvedic detoxification and rejuvenation therapies, panchakarma,masaage etc. but normally the first stage is a proper consultation and if need be ,then traditional Ayurvedic plant-formulas will be prescribed and dietary advice given according to your inherited constitution.The combination of such treatments can bring relief to many modern day medical conditions. Common problems treated with Ayurveda are Arthritis, Rheumatism, Allergies, Infertility, Hormonal imbalance /Menopausal symptoms, Stress, Anxiety, Insomnia, Digestive problems and many more.Disciplines like Yoga and meditation, correct diet and life style advice can guide individuals towards an inner balance and personal well being. Ayurveda key is to help you maintain good health throughout your whole life.
Traditional Ayurvedic Medicines are well recognised by the World Health Organisation in Geneva and we adhere to original Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia of prescribing balanced plant formulas. All of our high quality Ayurvedic medicines are from traditional dispensaries in Sril Lanka.