In the many years of teaching yoga, I have seen several people who were and are on allopathic pills for extensive periods and they all suffer from stiffness, constipation and mental woes.
It is interesting to observe people who are coming to my Yoga for Weight Loss and Detox classes regarding their understanding of diet or rather misconceptions of it.
Many masters have made countless statements honoring the issue of money, but they all failed to address our aversion to it. We kept finding money vulgar and associating it with sinister or parasitical people, judging and ostracizing the wealthy while still turning green with envy.
Pain is, often, an intimate companion throughout our lives. What do we do when we encounter persistent migraines, pain in our joints and numbness in our limbs?
Many of us have mothers, aunts, or grandmothers that carry small plastic drug organizers with different compartments for the numerous pills they need to take on a daily basis.
The story of quinine, which until recently was the only treatment for malaria, is as interesting as the story of malaria itself. No medicine has been as effective as quinine in discrediting Galenic medicine.
As I sit at my table and take a deep breath, I close my eyes and that same over whelming energy that I felt almost 40 years ago while opening my eyes from a state of delirium takes over.
The plant kingdom has experienced the creation and destruction of an incredible number of genera and species over the course of its millions of years of evolution.
In ancient times, stories and images of dream healing played a big role in peoples’ lives. They gathered to tell stories. They wondered and searched beyond the ordinary life, trying to understand these mysteries.