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Biggest Myth in Ayurveda: Be Vegetarian | The Ayurvedic View on Meat | Dylan Smith #080

Listen on iTunes / Apple Podcast App Listen on Spotify Listen on All Other Platforms When ancient wisdom gets popular, confusion and misunderstanding tends to arise within. The essence and authenticity tends to blur, and this has happened with the knowledge of Ayurveda – the Sacred Science of Healing and Higher Consciousness. Ayurvedic practitioner and […]

A sacred anthill

Holy Anthills: The Vedic Worldview

Written by Pedro Del Riccio Anthills, also known as Vāmalūra in Sanskrit or putthu in Tamil, are not only considered sacred in India, but as real manifestations and embodiments of the Divine. The place where an anthill emerges is automatically deemed sacred land by those who understand the deep significance & importance of these earthly […]

Parents holding their baby

Ayurvedic Birth Doula + Herbal Kit + Postpartum Treatments

In this package, you get comprehensive education and information about pregnancy, birth and the postpartum. This includes 2 prenatal visits and having me on call from 38 weeks till the birth of your baby followed by 2 postnatal visits (in your home and/or hospital). During your entire pregnancy, you get unlimited contact via phone, text […]

Dylan Smith

The Ayurvedic Benefits of Gold (Swarna)

🎥 : Mathilde Lebouc (https://tildelebouc.squarespace.com/) Gold’s mystical qualities have attracted human beings since the dawn of history. Gold is far more than a mere commodity or even a monetary metal. Now I’m going to be sharing with you some golden nuggets of wisdom…

High angled photo of person pouring liquid from a bottle into a mortar containing herbs

Ayurvedic Birth Doula + Herbal Kit

In this package, you get comprehensive education and information about pregnancy, birth and the postpartum. This includes 2 prenatal visits and having me on call from 38 weeks till the birth of your baby followed by 2 postnatal visits (in your home and/or hospital). During your entire pregnancy, you get unlimited contact via phone, text […]

Pregnant Belly

Ayurvedic Birth Doula

In this package, you get comprehensive education and information about pregnancy, birth and the postpartum. This includes 2 prenatal visits and having me on call from 38 weeks till the birth of your baby followed by 2 postnatal visits (in your home and/or hospital). During your entire pregnancy, you get unlimited contact via phone, text […]

Curry Leaf Tree

Curry Leaves: Medicinal Benefits, Uses & a Poem in Ode to this Ayurvedic Herb

Leaves from the curry leaf tree are one of my favourite spices. Obviously raw is not the nicest, but when you fry it in ghee, the bitter and astringent leaves acquire a sweet cooling breeze. Light to digest, Kaiḍarya कैडर् (sanskrit name) stimulates the digestive fire (dīpana) and appetite (rochana), and metabolises toxins (pachana) in […]

Dylan Smith meditating while sitting on deer skin

Tanning & Meditating on Deer Skin

Disclaimer: Read this whole article before forming any opinion or judgments around the ethics of tanning deer skin. This article contains photos of deer skin and its flesh. When I met my friend Ei (@buckywardbucksin) she was telling me about all the different animal hinds that she tans. Tanning is the process of converting animal […]