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Ayurvedic types: the changeable Vata Dosha

Ayurveda Doshas: Vata – Everything okay despite the urge to move Vata is the most agile (principle). Its dominance brings forth speed, instability and a many-faceted personality with varied interests and talents. Vata-type people are active both[...]

Ayurveda Types: The Fiery Pitta Dosha

Ayurveda Dosha Types: Pitta – the burning fire that brings with it great strength The Pitta Dosha is primarily connected with fire and also includes water characteristics. With fire brings transformation, heat, metabolism and the production of[...]

Ayurveda types: the calm Kapha dosha

Ayurveda doshas: Kapha – the foundation or solidity Ever since its beginning – so say the medical teachings of Ayurveda – our world has consisted of five elements: ether or space, fire, water (where the Kapha dosha comes from), air and earth.[...]

Pegan Diet – The secrets behind this diet

Diets are now a dime a dozen. The Paleo and vegan diets have been around for a long time and are very popular. However, combining the two has led to the pegan diet. In this article, you’ll find out what this diet is all about, what foods[...]

5 Covid19 travel tips for your next holiday

Now, more than ever, we are ready to travel again. But there is one thing we have learned this year: travel takes a little more preparation than before. The governments and travel industry are optimistic that things will return to normal in the near[...]

Ayurveda Fast Food – Quick and Easy Dinner

Ayurvedic Fast Food – Quick and Easy Dinner Delicious Ayurvedic food does not have to be complicated or take ages to prepare! Two head Ayurvedic chefs at some of our most esteemed hotels have put together some easy recipes for you to whip up[...]

9 Of The Best Anti-Stress Foods

9 Of The Best Anti-Stress Foods It’s a common vice: when stress builds, many of us instinctively turn to the fridge for comfort. Strangely enough, this may not even be the worst idea. Many foods we regularly have in our fridges and cupboards have[...]

The Importance of Mental Health

Mental Health Awareness Month 2020 Every year, the goal of mental health awareness month is to raise awareness of mental illnesses, fight the mental health stigma and underline the importance of mental health. What do mental health statistics[...]
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Curried Pineapple Salad – Authentic Ayurveda Recipes

Curried Pineapple Salad with Raisins and Pomegranate This week we’re heading on a culinary journey to Madeira to discover a new Ayurvedic recipe – curried pineapple salad with raisins and pomegranate. This is a fresh, fruity and warming[...]
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Masala Rice – Authentic Ayurveda Recipes

Ayurveda rice recipe: Masala Rice Are you a rice lover? If so, “Masala Rice” is an Ayurvedic recipe you have to try. A richly spiced rice dish with creamy cashews and coconut are balanced by refreshing coriander and courgette, making it[...]
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Vegan Pumpkin Curry – Authentic Ayurveda Recipes

Vegan Pumpkin Curry – Ayurvedic Recipe from Chef Ypsylon Resort Food is an important part of our life, and, as you well know, we are what we eat. Maintaining the harmony between body and soul involves a great deal of attention paid to what we[...]
Fasting for Rheumatoid Arthritis

8 Best Rheumatoid Arthritis Fasting Programmes in Europe

Recent research has shown that switching to an alkaline or vegetarian diet and undertaking periods of fasting significantly helps to improve rheumatoid arthritis. Perhaps you have read about this and are wondering whether to try fasting yourself?[...]
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7 Reasons Why Holidaying in Sri Lanka Saves You Money

As the winter months start to roll in, many of us start to consider holidaying in destinations a little warmer, in Mallorca, southern Italy, Turkey and so on. But many of us don’t realise that a holiday in somewhere as far away as Sri Lanka can[...]
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Lake Garda: Top Towns & Sights You Can’t Miss

  At the start of August this year, one of our team spent 6 days exploring Lake Garda. Read on to discover her personal experience of this beautiful north Italian lake, and learn about the top towns and sights in Lake Garda that you should not[...]
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Mud Bath Spa – Fango in Italy

Fango – the Italian Wellness Speciality Italy is the home of pizzas, beaches and (surprise…) healing mud. Where Mediterranean weather and turquoise seas combine to make the holiday of dreams, an extra portion of luxury can be found at[...]
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