The ashwagandha plant has been used since ancient times for a wide variety of conditions and is one of the most powerful herbs in Ayurvedic healing. Traditionally, ashwagandha has been prescribed as a nerve tonic and adaptogen; an agent which helps the body adapt to various emotional and physical stressors.
The regular practice of Meditation diminishes the desire to react, retort and hate, until these emotions vanish completely. Samadhi (a higher state of consciousness, in which the mind is free of thought) is the end product of regular meditation and allows us to live in a calm, peaceful state, regardless of the conflicts or problems that may exist in our lives.
Ayurveda is considered by many scholars to be the oldest healing science. In Sanskrit, Ayurveda means “The Science of Life.” (Ayur = life, Veda = science or knowledge)Ayurvedic knowledge originated in India more than 5,000 years ago and is often called the “Mother of All Healing.” Ayurveda continues to be one of the world’s most sophisticated and powerful mind-body health systems.
Swami Purohit will visit the Galician city of Vigo this september, to hold a Spiritual Retreat from the 19th to the 22nd. Under the title "LIVING WITH INTEGRITY AND CLARITY", Sri Swami Purohit will address two moral values which are essential to understand, assimilate and integrate in our lives. One could never exist without the other.