– Read about the energies and meaning behind the Kārtika Pūrnimā full moon HERE – “If you want to walk this mountain, you have to do it barefoot” I was told by the Guru of the ashram I was staying at, as I watched from a far distance hundreds of thousands of people walking up […]
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify Diwali (Dīpāvalī दीपावली) is the time of the year to supersede our personal limitations, and enliven the light of consciousness that is the basis of all existence. AKA the Festival of Lights, it is perhaps the most famous Vedic festival of the […]
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify Karma कर्म, a concept that is often misunderstood by most, commonly translated as “action that binds”, and it is basically any action that is determining our direction or pathway in life. When it comes to those we call our family, our karma […]
You may have heard that the Goddess or “Shakti” is closely related to Time. “Kālī” – the famous expression of the mother divine force that ruthlessly destroys irrelevancy, shares the same root word of “Kāla”, the Sanskrit word for time. So what is the relationship between Time and Mother Divine?
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify The Sun, divine sustainer of all life on earth, also known as Sürya in Sanskrit, can be one of our greatest allies when approached with reverence and understanding. Having a clear comprehension of the relationship between the Sun and our own physiology […]
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify In this episode of the Vital Veda Podcast we have a very special guest, Raghunath (Ray) Cappo, who has a wonderful life-story & absolutely profound teachings to share. A hardcore punk rockstar turned celibate monk turned teacher of all things Vedic. Raghunath […]
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify The Brāhma Muhūrta, also known as the “time of totality” is the period of the day where creative intelligence is at its peak. Being able to understand and harness these energies is a fundamental aspect of the Ayurvedic daily routine (dinacharya).
Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Android Listen on Spotify Sanskrit संस्कृतम् is the sound nature makes when intending form, function or phenomena. Sanskrit reflects the vibratory patterns that govern the universe. It links the human brain and mind to the vibratory field of Cosmic Intelligence. Two human brains and minds that […]
Thousands of years ago Ayurveda shared detailed information regarding epidemics thus, applicable to pandemics. Epidemics were documented in the great Ayurvedic text Caraka-Saṃhitā, likely complicated between 4th century BCE and 2nd-century CE.(1)
Food intolerances have become common currency these days. Some surveys even suggest that a stunning 25% of the Australian population believes they have at least one food intolerance. I personally have worked in my clinic with many patients who believed they were intolerant to some type of food, and have now managed – with proper […]