Welcome to the 'Wisdom of the Ancients' with topics covering natural healing modalities like Ayurveda, Chakra Balancing, Reiki, Vaastu, and Spiritual Healing.....

December 28, 2019

Chanting which is part of the Vedic spiritual discipline has many benefits

  • reduces stresses and increases energy

  • raises positive energy which is beneficial for the nervous system especially those suffering with ADHD

  • improves listening skills

  • increases...

December 25, 2019

Who knows the Seer? Who sees the Self?

No one’s help is required to see the Self. Just the way the sun does not need a lamp for light. It is self-illuminating.

What is ignorance (Avidya)?

Ignorance is considering non-Self to be the Self, considering the unchangeable as va...

December 25, 2019

What is the purpose of life?

The purpose of life is to understand that consciousness is free from the limitations of life and death. Understanding that itself is called Liberation.

What are the causes of birth?

Unfulfilled desires and the results of one’s actions.

Who is f...

December 25, 2019

The Chakras, the main energy circles in the body are aligned along the Sushumna nadi in the body, and specifically other than the Crown and Root chakras, the rest are connected to the Ida and Pingla nadis which run along the Sushumna nadi. The Ilda and Pingala nadis co...

December 17, 2019

What is Hing/Asafoetida?

 It is a resin like gum which is extracted from dried sap of the stem and roots of the Ferula plant which is then crushed in between two heavy stones in the traditional way. Hing has been used since the ancient times in Indian cuisine (in dals,...

December 4, 2019

In the Mundaka Upanishad, Chapter II, Section 2, it has been stated:

"The Omniscient, the all-wise, whose glory is reflected here on earth, is the self-enthroned in the luminous city of Brahman, his etherial heaven. Firmly established in mind, seated in the heart he con...

December 4, 2019

In all ancient cultures, music has been extremely important – whether we consider the Vedic times where devotional songs or “bhajans” were sung in praise of the Gods and Goddesses or whether we consider chanting by the Buddhists and Tibetans in their monasteries. Let u...

December 4, 2019

In the ancient Vedic texts, there has been much importance given to the sense of sound for healing. In the Bhagavad Gita for example, as taken from the interpretation of Steven Robertson, “In the beginning was Brahman, with whom was the Word, and the Word was Brahman a...

December 3, 2019

Ghee has been used in Indian cuisine for centuries and is really clarified butter. Regular butter is boiled and then the top butter mass is removed which makes this a healthier option than butter. Unlike certain oils, Ghee can be heated to 250 degrees without any break...

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