ayurveda, Nutrition

The Art of Cooking

Annapurna Devi In India, cooking and eating is an important part of daily life. The Mother Goddess Annapurna Devi is the giver of food and nourishment. The Sanskrit word ‘Anna‘ means grains or food, and ‘Purna’ denotes full, complete, and perfect. Annapurna is the daughter of the King of the Mountains and the consort of… Continue reading The Art of Cooking

Nutrition, Nutrition Infos

The Six Tastes

The Six Tastes, which like the Three Doshas are derived from the Five Great Elements, help to establish balance of the body’s Doshas by performing essential functions for the organism. Sweet - Composed mainly of Earth and Water. Sweet increases Kapha, decreases Pitta and Vata.It is cooling and heavy. It nourishes and exhilarates the body… Continue reading The Six Tastes