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Ayurveda,the science of longevity by Lobsan Payat

Ayurveda,the science of longevity

This is the indigenous system of medicine in India. Ayurveda literally means ,the science of living, (longevity). Ayu means life and Veda means knowledge. The origins of this system of medicine are lost in the hoary past, and the body of knowledge that comes under the heading Ayurveda constitutes ideas about diseases, diagnosis and cure, which have been accumulated over the ages past.

The feature that distinguishes this system of medicines from other systems like Allopathy and Homeopathy is that it is solely based on herbs and herbal compounds. This it shares in common with the…

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Chinese Qigong by Lao Long

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"Qi gong" (literally "breath exercise"), an invaluable component of traditional Chinese medicine, has its origin in ancient times. Its primary stimulus was the search for longevity with the ultimate aim of immortality, which has so entranced the Chinese mind from ancient times. The records shows the exercises to help the "qi" (the human body's vital energy) circulating freely and to nourish the internal organs dated to the Shang Dynasty (16th-11th centuries B.C.). The actual practice of "qigong" began in the fourth century A.D. Since then the search by physician and patient for greater health, techniques of religious cultivation and the…

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Classical Feng Shui by Lao Long

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Feng Shui, literally means wind and water. It is rapidly becoming a standard practice for creating the ideal environment in which to live and work. Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese study of the natural and "built" environment and has been practiced for thousands of years. This environment can be at the office, in your home, in a building, or on real property. A Feng Shui analysis examines the surrounding environment, the building, how the people interact with the building and looks at time-related factors. Based upon these considerations, recommendations can be made on how to improve your relationship with…

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Crystals and gemstones by Liz Heart

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Crystals and gemstones have been eagerly sought after for thousands of years as items of beauty and items of power with mysterious gifts. There are many different ways that crystals and other stones have been used to enhance daily life, healing, promoting spiritual development and for assisting with protection and to draw abundance to enhance meditation, to broadcast affirmations, to assist in psychic and spiritual communication.

The uses of crystals and stones as energy transmitters of spiritual information and vibration are almost unlimited. Each Crystal or stone has a potential of specialized gifts for us. Each…

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