What is Ayurveda ?
Ayurveda is a Sanskrit word that means knowledge of life 'ayu' (life) and 'veda' (knowledge / science) this refers to mind, body and spirit. Ayurveda is as old as nature, and it is a lifestyle. It is protected until today in India eventhough it lost its glory.originated in India about 5,000 years ago according to the available written documents. The principles of ayurveda are found in the ancient texts called the vedas, the oldest surviving written works in the world.
Ayurveda is the oldest natural health system in the world.
Ayurveda is recognized by The National Health Institues/Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NIH) / NCCAM) as an Alternative Medicine, a complete medical system. Read more here
What can Panchakarma do for me?
Panchakarma treatment is a rejuvenation and detoxification therapy which reverses the biological age, and releases toxic substances from the entire body, bringing health and beauty.
Panchakarma treament is scientifically designed to bring back to life the layers of memory that are stored deep within, and also to clear out the memory of disease and aging.Too much Vata brings aging and makes one old, that is why it is very important to clear out excess Vata with Panchakarma treatment.
What can you tell with the pulse diagnosis?
Through the "window" of the pulse your treatment plan will be fine-tuned at every step to precisely fit the changing needs of your physiology each day. All treatments, herbs, and oils used at the PK Center are prepared especially for your doshas (physical factors) and situation, and are adjusted by the vaidya according to the the pulse, to deliver the best possible improvements for your health. Pulse reading is the simplest and most accurate method to find out manifested and unmanifested imbalances.
What are the best things we can do for our health?
According to ayurveda, the body "digests" and is changed by every experience we have. Whether it be a delicious, healthy meal, the love we feel for our family, or a long day at the office—EVERYTHING we do and experience, intimately affects our health. Because food is the fuel our physiology runs on, diet has a particularly strong influence for our health. “You can eat health or disease, and you choose each time you put something in your body. The physiology is the expression of what you eat” Dr. J.R. Raju
What is a Rasayana?
A Rasayana in Ayurveda is "that that nourishes and brings reversal of ageing"
There are many kinds of rasayanas, ranging from especially positive behaviors to specially nourishing foods, all of which promote life in important ways
There are general rasayanas that are good for everyone, and specific rasayanas, e.g. good for children, the elderly, men, women.
"Not worrying" is a powerful rasayana for health.
To do this, Dr. Raju recommends many approaches: Look to the positive and avoid negativity.
"What we put our attention on grows stronger in our lives." Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
Without the behavioral rasayanas, the herbal rasayanas will not be so effective.
Who is J. R. Raju?
He is an expert is pulse reading and will provide the traditional Ayurvedic consultation experience when the doctor tells you what is wrong in your physiology rather than you speaking about your symptoms.
Dr Raju, with his herbs and treatments, can also prevent illnesses that are brewing in the body and have not yet show.
His speciality is a most refined, accurate and comprehensive patient evaluation through pulse diagnosis. He also specializes in creating very effective and individualized treatments using precise knowledge and application of rare and powerful herbal formulas
Dr Raju was the pulse diagnostician of the renowned saint and vaidya Balraj Maharishi who had the knowledge of 5000 herbs and they both conducted Free Camps every week with 10,000 patients in Hyderabad and Tirupati, he travelled with Balraj Maharishi for identification of the herbs.
In the last 27 years, Dr. Raju has traveled around the world treating hundreds of thousands of people throughout Europe, the U.S., Canada, South America, Italy, Iran, Middle East, UK, France, Switzeralnd, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Thailand and other Asian countries.
Among his patients are dignitaries of many countries including presidents, prime ministers and royal families
Is Ayurveda only for sick people?
Ayurveda has mainly two principles, keep the healthy healthy and when a healthy person gets sick then you bring it back to health.This means Ayurveda is for everyone that wants to be healthy and remain healthy.
Is Panchakarma better than other detox treatments?
Yes. Why? Because the effects of Panchakarma is not only to detox but it bring back the balance to the person and rejuvenates the body and reduce stress
What is the ideal length of Panchakarma treatment?
The ideal lenght is 23 days because there are many treatments and procedures to be done. Of course when 23 days are not possible, for a minimum Panchakarma you will need between 7 and 10 days. One day of Panchakarma is even possible, even one single personalised treatment will make a difference.
How often shall we do Panchakarma?
The ideal is every change of season, but as todays rythm of life and responsibilities probably will not allow us that, second best will be every 6 months or once a year.
Is Panchakarma good for children?
Thera are a few individual treatments that can be done for children.
What is Kaya Kalpa?
kaya kalpa is the special procedure for reversal of aging and perfect health towards achieving a ageless body.