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From The River Of Heaven
Index

Hindu And Vedic...

The Eternal Teaching Nature's Medicine...
Science Of Light

Social Science...

Sanskrit.. Karma And The Science ..
Universal Forms... Vedic Cosmology..
Dharmic Philosophies The Paths Of Yoga...
The Source Of Teachings

Appendix

Major Sections
Books By David Frawley
Arjuna

Awaken Bharata

From The River Of Heaven How I Became A Hindu
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion Of India

Hinduism : The Eternal Tradition, Sanatana Dharma

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NATURE'S MEDICINE : AYURVEDA
KAPHA

Kapha people, those of the biological water-humor, tend towards overweight, are stocky or well built with good development of tissues. They have white, pale and moist skin, abundant and thick hair and large eyes. They have constant appetites but slow metabolism and are intolerant of cold and damp. They have abundant bodily secretions and often have too much mucus in their systems. They are slow in movement and find it difficult to get going but possess good endurance and generally strong immune systems.  

Kapha types are calm, stable, devoted, loyal with slow but steady minds and memory. They may suffer from lethargy, lack of motivation or excess sleep. Their emotional imbalances are towards greed, attachment and depression. They can be possessive or sentimental.  

We should remember in the delineations of the three types that their excess features are exaggerated for purposes of identification. No one of them is necessarily better or worse than the others. What is important is to live in harmony with our nature and its higher potentials, not to try to change it.

 

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About Nature's Medicine : Ayurveda
Nature's Medicine...Pg1
Nature's Medicine....Pg2
Nature's Medicine...Pg3
Self Healing-Pg1
Self Healing-Pg2
Active And Passive...Pg1
Active And Passive...Pg2
Background-Pg1
Background-Pg2

Background-Pg3

The Biological Humors...Pg1
The Biological Humors....Pg2
The Biological Humors....Pg3
The Constitutional Types..Pg1
The Constitutional Types...Pg2
The Constitutional Types...Pg3
The Constitutional Types...Pg4
The Constitutional Types...Pg5
Ayurvedic Anatomy...Pg1
Ayurvedic Anatomy...Pg2
The Six Tastes. Pg1
The Six Tastes. Pg2
Ayurvedic Treatment..Pg1
Pancha Karma
Ayurvedic Massage...
Important Ayurvedic Foods..Pg1
Important Ayurvedic Foods..Pg2
Important Ayurvedic Herbs..Pg1
Important Ayurvedic Herbs..Pg2
Important Ayurvedic Herbs..Pg3
Ayurvedic Preparations
Rejuvenation & Immortality..Pg1
Rejuvenation & Immortality..Pg2
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