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Prana – The Vital Energies, Part III

Prana is the air we breathe and connects to Vata. It resides in the heart and is responsible for our kinetic energy. While Ojas is Kapha, with earth and water and stabilizes us and keeps us in the river. Teja relates to fire called Pitta. It is the fire in our body to digest everything, and… Continue reading Prana – The Vital Energies, Part III

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The Five Great Elements

The Origin Of The Universe The Indian Vedic scripture state that in the beginning, there was no existence nor non-existence. There was no time, no space, no-nothing. In this absolute void, an entity emerged through an inexplicable intent by means of energy and fire, Brahman was created. Awareness and consciousness emerged, and everything arose from it. The desire… Continue reading The Five Great Elements

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The Gunas

Besides of the Doshas and your constitution, there are 2 other important energies that influences our body, as well as the Universe. At the creation of the universe, 3 states of consciousness’ or energies came into being called the 3 Gunas which translates as ‘ropes that bind us to the physical world’. The interaction of… Continue reading The Gunas