Children & Teenagers

The Psychology of a Ninth Month Old Foetus

At this tail end of the pregnancy, the foetus becomes endowed with all its characters - the five senses (gandharsadi), intelligence (buddhi) and the physical anatomy and physiology are basically fully developed. What the foetus also acquires at this time is an ability to remember it’s past lives. But along with these memories come an overwhelming amount of information. 
Put yourself in the bare slimy feet of a 9-month-old foetus. ... READ MORE

Immunising your Baby Effectively and Naturally with Dr. A.V. Raju {Podcast #006}

Listen on iTunes Immunising baby or child. I’m not talking about vaccinations, but practical innate interventions to not only strengthen your baby, prevent disease and infection, but for them to be the most radiant, healthy baby of the lot! Ayurvedic master, Dr. A.V. (Krishna) Raju will talk about the importance of Ayurvedic oil massage (Abhyanga) for a baby. Then Dylan Smith will share other ways to immunise your baby through ... READ MORE

Ayurvedic Post Natal Care Plan

The initial 40 days+ after delivery is of immense importance. Both mother and the baby need special attention and care. Ayurveda explains in great detail methods for mother care and baby up-bringing at this vital postpartum time which determines the future health of the newly arrived guest. Here is a detailed post natal care plan. Immediate Vata and Hormonal Imbalance After birth, the mother’s hormones are usually erratic. Vata, which ... READ MORE

Podcast: Rhythms and Cycles in Nature – Exploring the Innate Stages of Life

Listen to the Recording Here Natures intelligence is constantly prevailing our life. The elements rotate in dominating segments of the day. Each season uniquely effects our body. Elemental influences govern the different generational age groups in life. How in tune are we with our own nature to progress in life with minimal friction? How do we prepare our body for healthy adulthood, reproduction, smooth menopause and comfortable “elder years”? Join ... READ MORE

Post Natal Ayurvedic Support Kit

For pregnant woman and post-natal mothers. Hormonal Balance & Proper Breast Milk Supply After birth, the mother's hormones are usually erratic. Vata, which governs the nervous system and movement (movement of body fluids, neurotransmitters, blood and lymph circulation, elimination of wastes) in the body is mostly always and heavily out of balance. Mum needs deep rejuvenation & strength to provide the baby with much required, immunity, strength, pure and nutritious breast milk and ... READ MORE

Nature Deficit Disorder

Yep it's actually a thing. This contemporary phenomenon, “Nature Deficit Disorder,” is slightly controversial in the medical industry in regards to it being recognised as a mental disorder. Richard Louv, an author who came up with this “phrase” has stated: “Nature-deficit disorder is not meant to be a medical diagnosis but rather to serve as a description of the human costs of alienation from the natural world.” And boy what ... READ MORE

Ayurvedic Immunisation Over Vaccination For Babies

With the recent heat caused by Robert De Niro's controversial anti-vaccine documentary Vaxxed: From Cover-Up To Catastrophe being pulled out of the Tribeca Film Festival, interest and suspicion has stirred up in the pharmaceutical vaccine industry. So in due course, I will share with you an Ayurvedic way of immunisation. Vaccinations are a very sensitive topic. I will not blab on about the pharmaceutical industry, only briefly talk about some of the science associated with vaccinations. What Is ... READ MORE