X
OOPS!
VIEW CART
CONTINUE SHOPPING
X
ADDED!
VIEW CART
CONTINUE SHOPPING
X
OOPS!
MANAGE WISHLISTS
CONTINUE SHOPPING
X
ADDED!
CANCEL
(0)
Llewellyn is committed to keeping our staff and customers healthy and safe, as well as being good corporate citizens, during this time. Click to read how we are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Online Reference For Body, Mind & Spirit

Term: Ayurveda

DEFINITION:
A compound of Sanskrit words meaning “knowledge of life,” it is a word used to describe the complex ancient healing systems of India. Techniques used include breathwork, massage, needling, herbs, surgery (until banned in 250 B.C.E.), nutrition, and the use of certain minerals. The basic underlying concept is that people are based on blends of three different energies (similar to the two-fold Chinese concept of yin and yang), and when these energies are out of balance (the balance is different for each person) disease results. The techniques listed help to restore appropriate balance.
SHARE:    /   PRINT
IN OUR BLOGS
Finding Strength in the Dark Wood
The Dark Wood Tarot We usually feature stand alone books here. However, our decks' companion books are all excellent in their own right. Here is an example from the Sasha Graham's Dark Wood Tarot. Strength Strength is the archetype...
What's New
$9.50 US
  /  
$9.99 US
  /  
$14.36 US
  /  
$14.39 US
  /  
        
Copyright © 2020 - Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.